The Salvation Army of Georgia Readies as Michael Slams Florida Panhandle

Michael is an intense category 4 hurricane — the most powerful hurricane to ever hit the Florida panhandle. After slamming ashore, Michael will continue northeast as a category 2 hurricane, raging through Southern Georgia across Bainbridge, Thomasville and Savannah with weather unlike anything they have seen before. Salvation Army mobile feeding units (canteens) and other […]

The Salvation Army Georgia Division Readies Resources in Anticipation of Hurricane Florence

ATLANTA, GA (September 11, 2018) – The Salvation Army of Georgia is mobilized and moving rapidly in anticipation of Hurricane Florence’s impact on the eastern U.S. coast. Four Georgia Salvation Army canteens (mobile kitchen units) from Atlanta, Newnan, Dublin, and Valdosta, Georgia, and their accompanying disaster-trained staff, crew and volunteers are enroute toward pre-planned staging centers […]

Without You, They Might Have Been Homeless

When Charise walked into to The Salvation Army, she burst into tears. “I’ve always been a hard worker,” she said. “I never thought I would need to ask for help.” But life took an unexpected turn when she suffered a health crisis that required surgery. Just as she was getting back on her feet, complications […]

Blessing Children with Love, Kindness, and Brighter Futures

Look at what a difference you’re making for at-risk children in our community… To continue to support struggling children and families in our community, please donate.

“I Couldn’t See Any Light”

After 19 years of marriage, my wife and I divorced. That was also about the time my mom got sick and died. I was beyond depressed, and since my wife got the home — and I basically didn’t care about anything anymore — I wound up on the streets. For five years I lived under […]

New Family Store in Rome GA Opening Soon

With two weeks to go before the grand opening of its Family Store in Gala Plaza, Salvation Army of Greater Rome staff and volunteers are pushing to stock the shelves and fill the racks in its new space. more…

H.O.P.E. in Athens, GA

The H.O.P.E. Garden of The Salvation Army corps in Athens, Georgia, does a lot more besides supplying fresh produce to the corps soup kitchen; read more…

The Salvation Army in Georgia Focused on Irma Long-Term Recovery

Since Hurricane Irma’s high tidal waves and severe winds battered ashore and swept through Georgia in the fall of 2017, The Salvation Army of has been restoring hope, giving strength and providing healing. At the height of Hurricane Irma, The Salvation Army served 57,800 meals, 81,000 snacks, and 47,800 drinks. They also provided emotional and […]

The Salvation Army of Gwinnett Corps Receives Grant from the Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia

The Salvation Army of Gwinnett County was awarded a $10,000 challenge grant from the Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia. The funds will benefit the county’s Home Sweet Home program, which helps newly homeless families get back on their feet.