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The Salvation Army’s Emergency Response to Fultondale/Center Point Tornado Transitions to Long-Term Recovery

April 20, 2021–The Salvation Army of Greater Birmingham’s emergency response to the Fultondale/Center Point tornado outbreak of January 25, 2021 has transitioned to a long-term recovery phase. When the storm hit, The Salvation Army was on the ground providing hygiene items, food, hydration, and emotional care to tornado survivors, first responders, and volunteers. The Salvation […]

Birmingham Salvation Army Serving After Deadly Tornado

Birmingham, AL (January 26, 2021)—A tornado ripped through North Central Alabama last night, killing at least one person and leaving a path of destruction in its wake. The Birmingham suburbs of Fultondale and Center Point were hardest-hit by the storm. The Salvation Army Birmingham Area Command set up a mobile feeding unit to serve first […]

Donate for the Families Hurt in Fultondale/Center Point Tornado

WBRC- The Salvation Army in Birmingham is accepting monetary donations for the families hurt in Monday’s tornado in Fultondale and Center Point. The disaster relief team from The Salvation Army of Birmingham has been in the field helping those affected by the tornado. Helping families who are still trying to understand what happened and where to go […]

The Salvation Army Continues To Do The Most Good

Can you imagine the fear of when a tornado touches down over or near your home? Hearing that roar that sounds like a freight train. Feeling terrified as you go to the safest place in your house and pray that your family and your house will be spared. Hopefully, you and your loved ones survived […]

Birmingham Salvation Army Serving After Tornado

Birmingham, AL (January 26, 2021)—A tornado ripped through North Central Alabama last night, killing at least one person and leaving a path of destruction in its wake. The Birmingham suburbs of Fultondale and Center Point were hardest-hit by the storm. The Salvation Army Birmingham Area Command set up a mobile feeding unit to serve first […]

Navigate Affordable Housing Donates to Salvation Army

Dec. 16, 2020- The Navigate Affordable Housing Partners Board of Directors is donating $125,000 to the Salvation Army of Greater Birmingham for rent and housing assistance. This donation will help at-risk families stay in their homes as the CDC eviction ban expires on December 30, 2020. “We believe quality housing is a fundamental human right,” said Board Chair Spencer Ragland, “But […]