Entries by acaldwell

Emergency Disaster Services Joins Community Group to Feed the Hungry

Jackson, MS (February 26, 2014) -The Salvation Army EDS Department along with the Jackson Area Coordinate partnered with an area nonprofit to serve food to Jackson Mississippi’s hungry and homeless. Every Sunday afternoon, Why Not Now Ministries of Mississippi, joins area organizations and church groups to provide a meal to the most needy in the […]

Lubbock Salvation Army to offer warm place to stay as temperatures drop

Volunteers to provide warm meals, clothing to people on streets Salvation Army offers warm place The Lubbock Salvation Army is offering its shelter as a warming station and emergency shelter start until Friday. Volunteers will be out from 6 p.m. today, Jan. 23, to provide warm meals and clothing to people on the streets through […]

The Salvation Army in Mississippi Participates in Active Shooter Exercise

On Friday January 3, The Jackson MS Salvation Army along with representatives from the Emergency Disaster Services section, and partners from The Southern Baptist Disaster Relief participated in a full-scale exercise along with multiple police and sheriffs agencies, The Clinton MS Public Schools, city government, Hinds County, and the FBI. The scenario was that an […]

Polaris and The Salvation Army Partner at DARPA

Polaris and The Salvation Army are showing the value of partnership while DARPA shows the advances in using Technology to help in times of disaster. Many of the tools that are manufactured by Polaris are perfect for taking The Salvation Army closer to where the need is the greatest. At the DARPA Robotics Challenge, Teams […]

Bet You Could Use A Couple of Elves Running Around…

With all the hustle bustle of this season, an extra couple of elves running around taking care of business would be really nice. Or, you know… a dozen. As you enjoy all your holiday preparations, don’t forget to take time to reminisce about Christmas in Texas and everywhere around the world, and check out the […]

Today is Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday. There’s Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. Now there’s a new holiday tradition called Giving Tuesday. It’s a special day to help our neighbors in need and give to our community. Many local parents worry whether they’ll have anything around the tree for their kids this Christmas. Or if they’ll have a […]