Ricker’s am/pm Stores Make Matching Gift

It takes a special kind of CEO to be willing to sacrifice a little pride while challenging his employees to do something good for their neighbors. Jay Ricker is that kind of CEO. The Salvation Army has been fortunate to partner with Jay Ricker (CEO Ricker Oil, am/pm convenience stores) […]

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Helping end domestic violence

The Salvation Army Women and Children’s Shelter takes in 1,300 mothers and their children a year, 1,100 of which are fleeing abusive situations. “We have fought very hard… to see that clients are being served,” says Associate Director of the Shelter Dena Simpson. Because of Simpson’s experience at the Shelter […]

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Bloomington Officer Making Progress in Haiti

Via Peter Iverson in Bloomington – Lt. Jonathan Fizgerald, the Bloomington Corps Officer, works in the brutally hot heat of Port-au-Prince where he is in charge of logistics and distribution for food and other supplies in the tent city of 20,000 that The Salvation Army oversees. Helping the local economy, […]

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