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Oct 07, 2015, 10:55 ET

The Salvation Army and Indiana University Launch Human Needs Index

 A new, multidimensional measure of human needs based on objective data from a nonprofit on the front lines of providing social services was...

Sep 28, 2015, 12:00 ET
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New Castle Salvation Army Disaffiliating with United Way of Lawrence County

In a meeting with United Way officials in New Castle this morning, the leadership of The New Castle Salvation Army delivered the news that they...

Aug 31, 2015, 16:16 ET

The Amazing Race becomes "The Most Amazing Race" when it's done 'Burgh Style

 The Salvation Army's 7th Annual Most Amazing Race, presented this year by UnitedHealthcare, will take place on Saturday, September 12th. ...

Aug 21, 2015, 11:09 ET
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Starting at 12 Noon EDT Today - Great Deals on One of a Kind Items

 Shop until you drop in the convenience of your own home and provide new winter outerwear for area needy kids and seniors.  More than 450...

Aug 20, 2015, 13:47 ET

Ten Years Later, The Salvation Army Continues to Serve People of the Gulf Coast

The Salvation Army continues to be a source of hope, stability and service to the residents of the Gulf Coast ten years after the most active and...

Aug 04, 2015, 07:15 ET
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800 Needy Western PA Salvation Army Kids To Return To School In Style Thanks To Huntington Bank Backpack Program

 Huntington Bank cares about giving back to its communities in a direct hands-on way.  For the seventh consecutive year, through the...

Jul 17, 2015, 07:15 ET
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Adult Carnival "FUN- raiser" at Carnegie Coffee Company- July 25th

 For nearly 90 years The Salvation Army has been supporting Carnegie and the surrounding communities with comprehensive social services. This...

Jun 26, 2015, 07:16 ET

When School is Out, The Salvation Army Steps In

Vulnerable Youth to Attend Summer Camps Hosted by The Salvation Army TORONTO, June 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Summer is here and Salvation Army camps are...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:49 ET
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Over 15,000 Officers And Salvationists From Around The World, Including Western Pa, Will Celebrate The Salvation Army's 150Th Anniversary With An International Congress In London

 The Salvation Army will officially be celebrating its 150th Anniversary by holding International Congress July 1st through July 5th, 2015, at...

Jun 02, 2015, 07:15 ET
May 26, 2015, 18:06 ET

The Salvation Army Provides Relief Following Texas Floods and Tornadoes

 The Salvation Army's Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) teams are providing food, drinks and spiritual support to survivors and first...

May 18, 2015, 11:32 ET

National Study Quantifies Impact of Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Centers, Underscores Long-term Benefits of Community Investment

 Eleven years after Joan Kroc's historic $1.5 billion bequest to The Salvation Army, 26 Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Centers are now open...

May 12, 2015, 13:19 ET
The Salvation Army and The Salvation Army Vision Network, SAVN.TV helping the people of Nepal recover from the quake.

Nepal Earthquake Leaves 8 Million In Need Of Assistance: The Salvation Army Answers The Call!

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal left over 5000 dead and twice as many injured on April 25, 2015.  The Salvation Army immediately mobilized...

May 11, 2015, 19:45 ET

Criminal Gang Attacks South African Salvation Army Home For Abandoned Babies

 Ethembeni, The Salvation Army's home for abused, abandoned and HIV & AIDS babies from birth to age 3, was robbed at gunpoint shortly after...

May 05, 2015, 08:00 ET

4-Star Gen. & Former White House Drug Czar Barry McCaffrey, In Grand Rapids May 13-14 To Spotlight Salvation Army Of Kent County As National Model, Celebrate Veterans

 Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey (ret), former White House Drug Czar, will spotlight the Salvation Army of Kent County as a national model,...

May 04, 2015, 15:50 ET

Salvation Army Supports Nepal Relief Effort With FedEx Contribution

 FedEx has just announced they will provide $50,000 to The Salvation Army following the devastating Nepal earthquake that occurred April 25....

Apr 01, 2015, 07:15 ET

A Life Changing Experience for Western PA Needy Kids - Salvation Army's Camp Allegheny and Retreat Center Gearing Up for Summer Season

The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania is gearing up for its 2015 camping season.  The organization's 95-acre Camp Allegheny and Retreat...

Mar 17, 2015, 07:15 ET
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Get Great Deals on Fabric, Notions, and Crafts and Help Your Neighbors In Need at The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary 27th Annual Fabric Fair

 Support The Salvation Army and get some bargains for yourself at The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary Fabric Fair. This annual event, now...

Mar 11, 2015, 07:15 ET

New $100,000 Salvation Army Disaster Response Unit, Donated By UnitedHealthcare To Be Unveiled During Pittsburgh's St. Patrick's Day Parade: Pittsburgh's Mayor And Fire Chief To Speak At Post-Parade Dedication Ceremony

On Saturday, March 14th, The Salvation Army of Western Pennsylvania will be unveiling its new custom $100,000 Disaster Response Unit (DRU) to the...

Feb 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

The Salvation Army's 124th Red Kettle Campaign Raises $144.7 Million

This year's Red Kettle Campaign collected more than $144 million, exceeding last year's total by 6.3 percent. Thanks to the support of donors and...