Spain – May 18, 2011 – The Salvation Army in Spain has stepped up its response to the earthquake that caused widespread destruction to the town of Lorca, Murcia, on 11 May. The team of seven people from Alicante Corps (Salvation Army church) which arrived in Lorca on 12 May […]
IPS School #19 Collects For Bite Back Brigade
There’s not much excitement to be found in an elementary school during the week of ISTEP testing, much less over being asked to donate canned goods when most of your students struggle with hunger themselves. But School #19 came through in a big way when challenged to participate in a […]
The Salvation Army Continues Support With Long-Term Plan For Japan
Two months have passed since the devastating earthquake and tsunami hit northern Japan. The Salvation Army responded with several international teams, setting up in schools, community centers and damaged corps. Thousands of bottles of water, meals and other needed supplies. Here’s the latest update: Our emergency teams in Japan tell […]
I Can’t Believe Red Kettle Cookout is Over!
I have to be honest… I am so thankful Red Kettle Cookout is over! Not because of anything negative, but because of all the hard work that was required for its success. Months of planning, weeks of negotiating, and a lot of “team building” went in to this new spring […]