THE Salvation Army in Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) is responding to the devastation caused by Cyclone Nargis, which is thought to have killed more than 20,000 people. Communications to Myanmar have been severely affected but news has been received that local Salvationists are helping victims in the Yangon area. […]
National Salvation Army Week
Celebrate over 125 years of Salvation Army service in The United States during National Salvation Army week, May 11-17 2008. Special events are planned at Salvation Army units around the nation including right here in Indiana. Some of the Indiana events are highlighted below.
On Thursday April 17, The Salvation Army honored its volunteers at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. The theme of the event was “The Magic of Volunteering” and local magician Taylor Martin entertained the more than 100 in attendance. Several volunteers were recognized including the Service Extension Volunteer of the Year, […]
More than 50 fifth graders from White Lick Elementary in Brownsburg gave The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disasters Services a helping hand this week. The students packed 300 shelter kits, 250 firefighter kits, and sorted and packed clothing items all of which will be used in response during a disaster. The […]