Captain Viera Reflects on South Carolina Flood

Though the initial shock of the South Carolina flooding has begun to wear off, the intense destruction left behind continues to devastate many of the residents in the affected areas. I had the chance to…

Bank of America Awards Food Pantry Grant

During a recent Advisory Board meeting, we were paid a visit by our friends at Bank of America, who stopped by to give us a check for $10,000! We were awarded with this Human Services Grant for our social…

Girl Scout Troops 1152 & 1252 Fill Our Pantry!

The day before we were scheduled to open our Food Pantry, we had pretty bare shelves. That's when Girl Scout Troops 1152 & 1252 came to the rescue. A caravan of Girl Scouts came to our doors, and the bags…

Disaster Relief: Remembering Hurricane Katrina

Captain Robert Viera, now an Officer of The Salvation Army of Durham, led a Disaster Services team from Columbia, South Carolina to Biloxi, Mississippi in 2005, just days after Hurricane Katrina struck…

New Bicycles For The Boys & Girls Club

Some of our kids at The Boys & Girls Club recently received a wonderful gift: brand new bicycles! Our new friends at Biogen and Impact 4 Good worked hard to assemble these bikes, and even got to present…

Christmas is Coming!

Every year, The Salvation Army of Durham serves residents of Durham, Person, and Orange counties presents, clothes and food during the Christmas Season. In 2014 alone, 4,408 adults and children were reached.…

National Night Out 2015

On August 4, from 4:00PM until 7:00PM, The Salvation Army of Durham will be celebrating National Night Out with many other communities across the country.

Welcome our New Captains!

We wanted to take some time to formally introduce our new Captains here at The Salvation Army of Durham, Captains Robert and Glenis Viera. They come to us most recently from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Family Store Furniture Sale!

Alert! We have new furniture coming to our Family Store. A little over 200 pieces will be donated from the local Extended Stay hotels on Tower Boulevard and Ivy Creek Boulevard. You don't want to miss…

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club Jam Out!

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club recently held an event that was modeled after the Guitars Not Guns Music Program. Guitars Not Guns is a program designed to prevent violence in schools and on the streets.…