The Salvation Army continues its vital response in communities in and around Kathmandu still reeling from the massive earthquake that struck the region in April, leaving almost 9,000…
For months the news has been reporting the heartbreaking story of migrants arriving in Europe from the Middle East and Africa, fleeing atrocities for an opportunity for something, anything, better. For those who arrive safely across the Meditteranean – 2,000 or more drowned in transit this year – the welcome is not always warm. Countries across Europe are struggling to assimilate the newcomers in what The Guardian calls the “world’s biggest refugee crisis since the second world war.” None more than the country of Greece, already strained by staggering debt and loss.
Information for this article courtesy of the National Weather Service’s National Hurricane Center and the Federal Emergency Management Agency. What is a Hurricane? A hurricane is a type…
There was a recent story in Portland, Oregon about the prosecution of two homeless individuals who stole power from a street outlet to charge their cell phones. The community was outraged at the move because of the cost of the hearings and the injustice of it all. The Salvation Army, on the other hand, heard the story and got to work creating a phone charging station in the entryway of their women’s shelter. It was exactly the right response and it’s been met with lots of gratitude. Here’s a link to the story.
Salvation Army of Staunton VA
1700 West Beverley St. Staunton, VA 24401
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Donation Pickup Call:
Tuesday – Saturday
09:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays or Sundays please drop donations in red donation bin. All donations Monday-Friday must be dropped of at the warehouse not at the store.
MissionWe are an international movement, that is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Our message is based on the Bible’s ministry of our love for God. The Army’s mission most of all, is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ while meeting human needs in His name without discrimination.
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