Victoria – A Salvation Army Success Story

At The Salvation Army of Georgia every day is about Christmas, because the programs and services we offer are provided in part by the generous Christmas-time donations from Georgians all across our state. The Salvation Army Red Kettles provide toys for kids, coats for the homeless, food for the hungry and countless social service programs […]

Salvation Army hands out over 500 bags of gifts to families in need in Troup County

LaGRANGE, Ga. (WRBL) – The Salvation Army held their annual Angel Tree program in LaGrange on Dec. 14-15, 2021. With the help of many donations, they gifted many families in Troup County with Christmas gifts for their children. Lisa Martin, the Troup County Service Center Director, said the Angel Tree program has been taking place in […]

Community Turns Out For Can-A-Thon

ATLANTA, GA (December 9, 2021) – While the number of people in the United States described as “food insecure” has risen dramatically during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Salvation Army in metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia, hopes its annual Can-A-Thon will make a difference. Major Bob Parker, Southern Territory Area Commander for Metro Atlanta, said more than 800,000 […]

Georgia Salvation Army Extends Hurricane Ida Service

NEW ORLEANS, LA (September 17, 2021) – The Salvation Army is on the ground across the Gulf Coast region with a mission to feed, hydrate, and give help and hope to those impacted by Hurricane Ida. This week, twenty-five Salvation Army officers and specially trained emergency disaster volunteers from Georgia were relieved after a 14-day deployment […]

Salvation Army Goes Door-To-Door To Help Residents After Ida

Gonzales, Louisiana (September 16, 2021) – The small city of Gonzales Louisiana is known at the Jambalaya Capital of the World and is located between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. When Hurricane Ida roared out of the Gulf of Mexico on August 29, hurricane force winds and heavy rain caused significant damage and power outages […]

The Salvation Army of Georgia on the Way to New Orleans

Ten Emergency Disaster mobile feeding units (canteens) and twenty-five specially trained emergency disaster personnel from The Salvation Army of Georgia have been mobilized and are heading to New Orleans to help those impacted by Hurricane Ida – one of the most powerful hurricanes to hit the U.S. Each of the Salvation Army of Georgia emergency […]

The Salvation Army Prepares To Serve as 2021 Hurricane Season Begins

The Salvation Army is prepared to help survivors and first responders in vulnerable areas of the United States as the 2021 hurricane season becomes increasingly active. At this moment in Florida and other states along the… Read more

Salvation Army of Augusta welcomes newest leaders

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Salvation Army of Augusta has welcomed its newest leaders. Husband and wife, Captain Jonathan and Major Amanda Raymor have been appointed as the area commanders. Their responsibilities will involve overseeing the Kroc Center, as well as the family stores around the area, and the center of hope. The Raymors are also […]

Operation Kokonut Donation Brings Joy to Children at The Salvation Army of Macon

When 9-year-old Kayla Hedden and her mother, Angela, walked into The Salvation Army of Georgia’s office on a Wednesday morning, they carried two oversized boxes of hand-made stuffed animals and had smiles from ear to ear. Kayla’s Miss Georgia sash was draped proudly across her torso, and she was eager to hand off the stuffed […]

Augusta Rocks is back, benefiting the Center of Hope

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Drop The Dis/Augusta Podcasts and TranterGrey Media are teaming up to host another Augusta Rocks concert. The show will feature live music from local artists and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Salvation Army’s Center of Hope. “Well, it’s really exciting when somebody comes to you and they […]