The Salvation Army of Georgia Canteens on the Way to Texas

Eleven mobile feeding units (canteens) from The Salvation Army of Georgia are on the way to Texas destined to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Georgia canteens join 42 other canteens from around the southeast that have been on the ground in Texas since before Hurricane Harvey made landfall early last week. The canteens […]

Georgia Team Serving in Texas

Captain Chris Powell of Brunswick, Georgia, leads Hurricane Harvey relief efforts for the Georgia Incident Management Team in Victoria, Texas.  read more…

Georgia Salvation Army Team Deploys for Victoria TX for Hurricane Harvey

The Salvation Army of Georgia is prepared and on stand-by, ready to help the people affected by Hurricane Harvey. “The impact of this hurricane is dramatic,” says Lanita Lloyd, Emergency Disaster Director for The Salvation Army of Georgia. “Due to the size of the population impacted, including Houston, Texas, the county’s fourth largest city, we […]

A Community of Partners

ST. MARYS, GA – As a series of illnesses, costly medical bills and unemployment drove John and Starlette Reeder into a financial abyss and their marriage to the brink of divorce, a telephone call last August changed everything. They were invited to enroll in something called the Pathway of Hope. Watch the video below to […]

The Salvation Army Continues Long-Term Recovery in Georgia

The Salvation Army Rebuilding Homes and Lives Throughout Impacted Area ALBANY, GA (June 19, 2017) – The Salvation Army continues to provide long-term emergency relief services to residents whose lives were forever changed in January 2017 following a series of deadly tornadoes that ravaged parts of South Georgia. Within minutes of the first tornadoes touching […]

The Salvation Army Cans & Fans and Bottled Water Drive For Those in Need

May 19, 2017 (AUGUSTA, GA) –The Salvation Army’s annual Cans, Fans & Bottled Water Drive will be taking place this Saturday, May 20th from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Employees and volunteers of the Salvation Army will be stationed in front of the North Augusta Wal-Mart accepting donations of canned food, electric fans and bottled […]

‘Flip Flop Drop’ for the homeless at the Salvation Army in Savannah, GA News Weather & Sports May 11, 2017 (SAVANNAH, GA) – Local teens making a difference one pair of flip flops and one clean shower at a time. Thursday, 1,000 pairs of shower shoes were donated to the Salvation Army in Savannah. This, thanks to 12 teens who have been raising money to help the homeless. […]

The Salvation Army Responds to Call to Help West Mims Firefighters

The Salvation Army responded to a request from Charlton County local emergency management authorities in Georgia to provide food and hydration to firefighters battling a fire spreading beyond the Okefenokee swamp and threatening residents of St. George and Folkston, Georgia.  The West Mims fire has already burned more 140,000 acres in the area. More than […]

Salvation Army to lose major revenue source after storm damage

May 9, 2017 (GARDEN CITY, GA) – Damage done in a matter of minutes will now take months to fix a much-needed revenue source for the Salvation Army of Savannah. The Salvation Army’s Garden City store location was damaged in last week’s tornado alongside several business on Highway 80. The store was not hit by […]

Salvation Army campaign coming to Newnan

May 7, 2017 (NEWNAN, GA) – The Salvation Army’s Whole World Mobilizing campaign is coming to Newnan next week. The mobilizing march involves transporting a Salvation Army flag and a canteen. “The canteen and the flag are traveling all around the state,” said Larry Repass, chairman of the local Salvation Army Advisory Council and – […]