Youth Program Lowers Crime 50%

A new youth program hosted by The Salvation Army has helped to lower Juvenile Crime by 50% in the Eagle Creek area.  This past August, The Salvation Army Eagle Creek, IMPD, and Marion University hosted a block party to kick off a new partnership called KNOT: Kids and Neighborhood Outreach […]

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Ernest Health Inc. Supports The Midwest

Lafayette Corps Officer,  Major Jim Irvine accepted a $5,000 donation yesterday from Ernest Health, Inc. at a ground breaking ceremony for a new rehabilitation hospital in Lafayette, Indiana. In receiving the gift, Major Irvine said, “I stand tall on the shoulder of [SalvationArmy] officers of yesteryear like Major Ernest Toplis […]

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Tornado Relief – Two Weeks Later

Two weeks after a deadly storm system ripped through Southern Indiana, The Salvation Army continues its relief efforts to serve survivors in Henryville, Marysville, New Pekin, and Ripley County.  In Marysville, the Army’s feeding services were still going strong as they prepared meals for volunteer groups who were helping survivors […]

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Four-Legged Friends Comfort Survivors

On March 2, a tornado with an estimated category of F4 swept through Southern Indiana turning life upside down for thousands of families. Coming to the aid of their fellow Hoosiers, many organizations, businesses and individuals have given countless hours, finances and prayers to ease their burdens. Now, a less […]

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