APD donates jackets to Salvation Army

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) – The Albany Police Department donated over 20 lightly to never worn jackets to the Salvation Army. It’s all part of what they’re calling “Operation Warm Coat.” The department donated a total of 27 jackets… Read more

Salvation Army seeks to ‘Rescue Christmas’

Every year, some symbols indicate the arrival of the impending holiday season. One of the most recognizable is the presence of the Salvation Army’s iconic red kettles outside various businesses. For decades, shoppers have grown accustomed to bell ringers manning the kettles in hopes of garnering donations for the organization’s humanitarian efforts.  This year, however, […]

The Salvation Army Appeals for Volunteers For Vital Fundraising Campaign

The Salvation Army of Savannah (TSA) is starting its annual Red Kettle Campaign early and needs volunteers to help rescue Christmas by signing up through their new online volunteer platform. The iconic red kettles are at risk this year due to COVID-19 while requests for services are at an all-time high, and TSA is asking […]

Project SHARE donates to Thomasville emergency assistance program

THOMASVILLE — During their recent meeting, Thomasville city councilors were presented with a donation of $1,000 for Project SHARE by the Rose City Foundation, powered by Envision Credit Union. Established in 1985, Project SHARE is a statewide partnership program between the Salvation Army and power companies in Georgia that provides emergency assistance for items such as […]

Share your music to make a difference with Red Kettle Concert

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – The Salvation Army’s annual tradition of volunteers ringing bells and collecting money in their red kettles outside of your favorite stores is expected to be negatively impacted this year. The annual Red Kettle Campaign is the biggest annual fundraiser for The Salvation Army and directly funds their emergency shelter, the Center […]

Victoria – A Brunswick Story

Brunswick, GA (July 21, 2020) – Adjusting back into society after prison is a difficult feat on its own, but the added pressures of an ongoing pandemic can make it considerably more stressful when trying to get one’s life back on track. Victoria was one of those individuals. After serving her prison sentence of 6 […]

Salvation Army Boys and Girls Clubs step up to help parents impacted by COVID-19

ATLANTA (CBS46) — The Salvation Army’s Boys and Girls Clubs are stepping up their efforts to help families during the pandemic. “We do what’s called virtual learning hubs where children get the opportunity to come to Boys and Girls Club and get access to our computers or Wi-Fi and our internet,” said Joshua Dickerson, Executive… Read […]

GMC teams up with Salvation Army to provide computers to community

Georgia Military College (GMC) is teaming up with the Salvation Army to provide computers to be installed at the store to benefit community members that don’t have access to technology otherwise.  Across Milledgeville and Baldwin County, many kids don’t have the technological resources needed to adequately learn. Technology is a big part of today’s world […]

Salvation Army of Savannah sets out to ‘Rescue Christmas’

SAVANNAH, G.a. (WSAV) – For the first time in 120 years, The Salvation Army of Savannah is starting its annual holiday fundraising campaign early in order to rescue Christmas. The funds raised through the organization’s iconic red kettles are at risk this year due to COVID-19 while requests for services are at an all-time high. […]

Salvation Army hoping to rescue Christmas

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) – Christmas seems to come earlier every year. This year, that’s exactly what the Salvation Army is banking on. “It’s been challenging the whole COVID period. This pandemic has moved things around a lot for the Salvation Army,” said Major Paul Egan of Salvation Army Savannah. But despite the pandemic, the Salvation […]