The Salvation Army Responding to Tornadoes in Douglas, GA

DOUGLAS, GA (April 26, 2021) – The Salvation Army Georgia Division is responding to communities in the Douglas, GA area affected by an EF-2 tornado that hit the area Saturday night. Initial damage assessments determined 50-60 structures majorly or totally destroyed. The tornado was on the ground for 8.2 miles and had a max width of […]

The Salvation Army of Savannah Women’s Auxiliary Celebrates Third Anniversary Event at Boutique Family Store

Yesterday, the Salvation Army of Savannah’s (TSA) Women’s Auxiliary hosted a celebration of The Salvation Army Boutique Family Store’s third anniversary. Major Paul Egan and leaders from the Women’s Auxiliary made short presentations and graduates from TSA’s rehabilitation programs were in attendance to discuss the positive impact that the store’s profits have had on TSA’s […]

The Salvation Army of Savannah to celebrate third anniversary of family boutique store

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary invites you to a celebration of The Salvation Army Boutique Family Store’s third anniversary Wednesday, April 21. Major Paul Egan and leaders from the Women’s Auxiliary will make short presentations and graduates from TSA’s rehabilitation programs will be in attendance. The boutique will be having sales […]

The Salvation Army Disaster Relief Work Continues in Georgia

NEWNAN, GA (April 1, 2021) – The Salvation Army continues its disaster relief response in the Newnan and Cedartown, Georgia communities following destructive tornadoes and severe storms that wreaked havoc throughout these two Peach State regions on March 25 and 26. Since last Saturday, a Salvation Army Incident Management Team (IMT) has worked from The Salvation […]

Salvation Army leaders ‘find a way to help’ those in need

Like so many nonprofits, the Salvation Army of Whitfield, Murray and Gordon County has faced the pressure of increased demand for services during the COVID-19 pandemic while also contending with diminished donations. “We never close, and we never stop serving people, but we had to (figure out) how to keep our employees and clients safe,” […]

Augusta Salvation Army continues to serve and shelter those in need during the pandemic

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)– We’re talking today about homelessness- a growing issue for our community. Major Douglas McClure is the Salvation Army Augusta Area Commander. His organization relies on volunteers to help those in need- which has been a challenge in the pandemic. Meeting the needs of… Read more

Salvation Army in Columbus launching new program for senior citizens

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) – The Salvation Army in Columbus is launching a new program for senior citizens in the area. The facility held an open house Tuesday for the program that’s expected to kick off in April. The Joy Program will allow people 55 and older to participate in creating crafts, light exercise, walking, weekly […]

Salvation Army Today – Tornado Response

The Salvation Army in Georgia continue to serve in the communities impacted by the recent tornadoes. The Salvation Army’s Newnan Emergency Disaster Rapid Response Unit (RRU), managed by veteran Disaster Response Team Leader Steve West, was strategically stationed at a critical crossroad in Newnan, Georgia in the midst of the destructive residue caused by the […]

Historic installation of new Divisional Leaders in Georgia

Majors Algerome and Teresa Newsome were officially installed on Sunday, March 28 as the Divisional Leaders for the Georgia Division. The Newsomes have been a part of the USA Southern Territory’s fabric for over 34 Years. Teresa came to the Army at age 6 through the Sunbeam Program. Algerome met the Army at age 13 through the […]

‘Hope Is on the Way’ in Newnan GA

NEWNAN, GA (March 29, 2021) – Hope is an amazing thing. It can take an individual or a family by the hand and lead them out of the depths of despair. It can raise up a community out of unthinkable disaster. And it can bless us with immeasurable spiritual riches in the midst of desperate times. […]