The state of Texas has requested that The Salvation Army provide 3 canteen units to accompany 3 “State Strike Force” teams that will move into Beaumont, Lufkin and Galveston tomorrow morning. These strike force teams consist of military, state incident commands and other first responder/emergency workers. The canteens will provide […]
Salvation Army Prepares for Ike
Though Hurricane Ike has yet to make landfall on the Texas coast, The Salvation Army already has been hard at work at Kelly Air Force Base in San Antonio, preparing hot meals for first responders and bus drivers who are readying for evacuations and recovery efforts. Salvation Army feeding began […]
Salvation Army Responds as Gustav Hits
The Salvation Army has served nearly 100,000 meals throughout the gulf coast area as a result of Hurricane Gustav. This includes food service for evacuees, volunteers and other first responders who are helping in the evacuation. The Salvation Army has more than 100 mobile feeding units, two 54′ mobile kitchens […]
SkyConcert Lights Up the Night!
The HANK’s Advantage SkyConcert illuminated downtown Indianapolis last night as hundreds of thousands of patrons took in the spectacle. The Salvation Army was chosen as this years charity for the annual event which took place at White River State Park. Salvation Army volunteers collected donations at locations around the event […]