You Make a Difference Everyday

When you support The Salvation Army, you make a difference in the lives of people every single day. We want to share these stories with you. We want to share our ideas about how to make the world a better place. We want to share how God is making a difference. Stay up-to-date with us by reading the posts below.

Our Blog Posts

Juneteenth, Captain Hewitt

​It is no coincidence that the Juneteenth proclamation celebration is in the exact same year The Salvation Army was officially recognized in 1865. The mandate of fighting for the freedom of souls, and…

Juneteenth, Captain Roberts

​Juneteenth is not a black holiday. It is an American holiday. It was a day that American leaders sought to get it right for all enslaved people. It might have been a few people that were okay with slavery…

‘Uncle Cheesecake’ Delivers Sweetness During Bitter COVID

Most everyone loves cheesecake; and the members of The Salvation Army’s Boys & Girls Club (BGC) in High Point, NC are getting reminders to sweeten an otherwise sour stay-at-home order in effect during…

The Salvation Army of Salisbury Helps Young Mother In Need

The Salvation Army of Salisbury was able to reach out and help a young mother who felt alone and hopeless amid the COVID-19 crisis.

Senior Citizens Not Forgotten During COVID-19

The Salvation Army of Goldsboro steps up when Meals on Wheels is forced to stop delivering food to seniors.

​It’s Still Easter In Charleston, SC

After receiving a generous donation of candy, The Salvation Army of Charleston continues to make and share Easter baskets.

Keeping Hope Alive

The Salvation Army is often the place where people come when they have no where else to turn. When the phone rang at The Salvation Army location in Beaufort, South Carolina, Captain Wanda Long began talking…

One Special Call Led To Hundreds With Food

Captain Tim Scott, Georgetown South Carolina's commanding officer, could not have known when he answered the phone, one week into the COVID-19 crisis, that a portal was about to swing open allowing Salvation…

Food Delivery to Seniors

The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem has begun a food delivery program for seniors in need during COVID-19.

Volunteer Creates Face Masks for Shelter Residents

A group of volunteers creates COVID-19 masks for The Salvation Army Center of Hope shelter residents and staff.

Care Packages for the Elderly

The Bible mentions many times that we are to respect and care for our elders. Though they may be grey, their knowledge and wisdom is something to be revered. The Bible instructs us to take care of the…

An Urgent Delivery

Late on a Friday afternoon, the phone rang at The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem. A teenage girl was calling on behalf of her mom. “Do you have a food pantry? My mom is disabled, we don’t have…

Finding New Ways to Care for Kids in the Community

Boys & Girls Club of Charlotte staff partner with CMS to feed children of local first responders.

Fayetteville Salvation Army Provides Handwashing Stations for Homeless

The Salvation Army of Fayetteville provides handwashing stations for the homeless.

Greensboro Salvation Army Creates Mobile Food Bank

The Salvation Army of Greensboro has adapted its food bank process to continue to serve those in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.