Peachtree Creek Greenway – Brookhaven, Georgia

In December 2018, The Salvation Army began partnering with the city of Brookhaven, GA to transform a dilapidated and dangerous creek trail into a world-class multiuse pathway, called the Peachtree Creek Greenway. Brookhaven held a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for this project one year later on December 12, 2019. Mayor John Ernst and City Councilman Joe […]

Little Helpers ring bell for Salvation Army

The family volunteer group Little Helpers recently volunteered with the Metro Atlanta Salvation Army’s Ring for a Change red kettle campaign. Little Helpers families from Acworth, Roswell, Johns Creek and Milton wore festive attire, made signs and greeted… [Read More]

The Salvation Army’s red kettles are back for 2019

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) – Everyone knows the sound of The Salvation Army bell ringers. It’s become a staple of the holiday season. For the 2019 red kettle season, The Salvation Army has made an update to keep up with the cashless society we live in. They’re calling it ‘Kettle Pay.’ It can be used with […]

Project Share – No Small Act

Throughout the ensuing 35 years, Project SHARE by these Salvation Army managed funds has provided nearly $73 million in much needed assistance to nearly one million of our struggling neighbors throughout Georgia. No small act!  Read more…

‘I’d Rather Not Leave’ – Savannah Salvation Army Resident Helps in Relief Effort

Savannah, GA (September 5, 2019) – For 119 years, the red shield of The Salvation Army has been a symbol of hope and help to the people of Savannah, Georgia. Through the good times and bad, The Salvation Army in Savannah has been a steady and consistent fortress of refuge for those experiencing personal and […]

The Salvation Army of Georgia Activates as the Peach State Braces for Hurricane Dorian

Atlanta, GA (September 3, 2019) – The Salvation Army of Georgia activated feeding and hydration service to emergency disaster personnel and evacuees in coastal Georgia areas and around the state as Hurricane Dorian slowly churned northward just off the Florida coast. It is anticipated Hurricane Dorian will stay just off the Florida and Georgia coasts, […]

The Salvation Army of Georgia Makes Ready for Dorian

ATLANTA, GA (August 31, 2019) – The Salvation Army of Georgia is planning its emergency disaster service efforts well in advance of a Hurricane Dorian landfall. As the latest tracking models predict a bend in the track of the second hurricane of the Atlantic season north towards the Peach State, Lieutenant Colonel William Mockabee marshaled The […]

The Salvation Army EDS rolls out new vehicle for new needs

When Hurricane Michael walloped the Florida Panhandle and south Georgia last October, The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services team learned valuable lessons about food and logistics. Read more…

Kenyons take helm at Salvation Army’s Cartersville Corps

Transferred to the Cartersville Corps June 23, Salvation Army Capts. Tom and Ruth Kenyon are busy acquainting themselves with the community and its needs. Read more…

The Salvation Army of Valdosta gives away books

The Salvation Army of Valdosta, GA gave away 100 book bags full of school supplies Saturday. Read more…