Financial contributions are the best way to assist The Salvation Army with helping those affected by disasters. Monetary donations allow the Salvation Army to purchase product to meet the most urgent needs. When feasible, purchases are made near the disaster site to help stimulate the local economy and ensure quicker delivery to those in need. If you wish to designate your gift to a specific disaster, you may do so at the time of your donation. Monetary donations can be made by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY (725-2769) or online at https://secure2.salvationarmy.org/.
You may also send your contribution to the Jackson Corps.
Call 601-982-4881 or mail check to 110 Presto Lane, Jackson MS 39206.
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When needed, The Salvation Army will request and accept both corporate and private in-kind donations in support of the disaster relief operation. Specific items needed will be identified based on the type of disaster. Bulk donations of a single product such as bottled water, personal hygiene items, cleaning supplies, and building materials may be accepted. All donations must be properly packaged, shrink-wrapped, on pallets, and labeled. Donors are asked to cover the cost of shipping in-kind donations to the receiving location. If you have a donation of bulk product you would like to contribute please contact the Jackson Corps. Call 601-982-4881 or mail check to 110 Presto Lane, Jackson MS 39206.
Confirm Need Before Collection
In-Kind donations require time, space, money and personnel. These are all valuable resources at a disaster site. All in-kind donations must be pre-planned and accepted by The Salvation Army prior to delivery. Donors are asked to be responsible for the shipping to the receiving location.
Transportation Should Be Planned In Advance
Transportation during a major disaster is often a challenge. Never assume unsolicited relief supplies can be accepted at the disaster site. Planning for delivery will allow the Salvation Army to have appropriate staff and volunteers in place to accept donations.
Used Clothing Is Rarely A Useful Item To Collect For Disaster Relief
Unfortunately, used clothing is rarely needed at the disaster site. If you would like to donate clothing or other goods for use outside the disaster area please call 601-948-0737 to schedule a pick up.