Entries by aimee

The Salvation Army Across Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi Activates Response to Dangerous Heat Conditions

Throughout Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi, a region all too familiar with natural disasters, heat is among the deadliest. And those in poverty are among the greatest at risk of succumbing to heat-related illnesses. When temperatures rise to deadly digits and heat advisories are issued across the country, many of our neighbors won’t have ready access […]

Happy National Donut Day!

ational Donut Day started in 1938 in Chicago as a tribute to The Salvation Army “Doughnut Lassies” who supported our troops during World War I. About 250 volunteers traveled overseas and set up small huts located near the front lines where they could give soldiers clothes, supplies and, of course, baked goods. After discovering that […]

Salvation Army Summer Camps Change Lives A story of hope from Camp Hidden Lake By Quentarius Ross wish I had known about camp when I was younger. I wish I had known about The Salvation Army. It would have changed my whole background and perspective on life. I didn’t even know The Salvation Army was […]