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2016 Mother Daughter Tea

The 2nd Annual Mother Daughter Tea was a huge success.  There was plenty of tea, flowers, cupcakes, princesses and smiles to fill the entire room at the Battlehouse Hotel! As guests entered the ballroom, each of them -- women and girls,…

Art at The Salvation Army Family Haven

The Salvation Army partners with The Museum School this Spring MOBILE, Ala., May 5, 2016 – The Mobile Museum of Art education department has a new community outreach arm called “The Museum School.”  Last fall, The Museum School offered…

Tea at the Haven

The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama's annual Mother Daughter Tea event benefiting The Salvation Army Family Haven is one of our most joyous throughout the year.  This year, the committee organizing the big event on May 15th, decided to host…

“I ended up here, I ended up blessed”

“I ended up here, I ended up blessed” Inez Johnson is on the verge of having her own place to call home, but it wasn’t always looking that way.  Johnson and her 8 year old daughter, Mikiara moved from Michigan to Mobile to live with…

Family Haven Families Pay It Forward to Little Sisters of the Poor

Family Haven Families Pay It Forward to Little Sisters of the Poor Families at The Salvation Army Family Haven are spreading the love for Valentines Day.  Family Haven families come to The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama due to homelessness. …

'Bringing Smiles One Meal at a Time'

'Bringing Smiles One Meal At A Time' It’s high noon at The Salvation Army Family Haven on a cold January day, and like clockwork, the savory smell of a hearty soup fills the foyer and the hallways.  Accompanying that aroma are the sounds…

Year-Round Volunteer Needs

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The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama could not help as many people as we do without the loyal and valued support of our 'Army of Volunteers'. We always have year-round volunteer needs and opportunities.  Please take  a look at what's available…

Salvation Army Family Haven Grand Opening

The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama Family Haven grand opening photos. The morning of November, 18, 2015, it was rainy and muggy, but The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama pressed forward with the official opening of its Family Haven. Special…

Salvation Army Family Haven History

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The first recorded instance in which The Mobile Salvation Army provided shelter for homeless families and children was in October of 1953, with the opening of a new Citadel Corps building at 57 N. Conception Street.  That location would have…