Underwriters Laboratories Bike Donation

On June 5, 2014, eight children from The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club boarded a bus to make the 15 minute drive from Durham to the Underwriters Laboratories, UL, ResearchTrianglePark location,…

National Best Friend Day

Today is a very exciting day, National Best Friend Day! It seems like there is a day for just about everything now, but what's better than celebrating your friends. Everyone is a friend and has a friend…

Share-A-Thought (SAT) Saturday: Summer Camp

The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club Summer Camp will be beginning on Monday, June 16, and the staff has been hard at work creating an educational, beneficial program to provide youth with an opportunity…

Operation IMPACT: Donut Day Through The Eyes of A WWII Air Force Pilot

The gentle whir of an airplane engine descending slowly to the ground was the only cue The Salvation Army Donut Lassies needed to begin their routine of pouring coffee into a mug and grabbing a freshly…

The History of Donut Day

The idea for Donut Day began on the battlefields of France during World War I when Salvation Army workers served coffee and doughnuts to soldiers in the trenches. Rations were poor so the doughnut idea…

Thrifty Thursday - DIY Cake Stands

The Family Store on Hillsborough Road in Durham has a wide array of items to purchase. Recently, a large number of donations have been coming in and the selection has never been more exciting. The furniture…

Donut Day Flashback

Last year marked one of the first years The Salvation Army Durham|Orange|Person Counties celebrated Donut Day. The VA hospital and The Salvation Army partnered up with 35 dozen donuts to celebrate the…

Celebrating Volunteers with Cabot and DurhamCares

The Salvation Army of Durham|Orange|Person Counties has been working closely with DurhamCares on a number of projects with the focus of promoting mentorship and educating the community on the importance…

Boundless #SalvationSunday

The Salvation Army is well-known for their Red Kettle Campaign, and often, this is the only thing that people know about The Salvation Army. There are many different programs and services The Salvation…

Captain Juliana's response to the Durham, Orange, Person County 2013 Holiday Marketing Strategy

The holiday season is The Salvation Army's most "visible" time of year. With bell ringers at 35 locations across Durham, Orange and Person counties, with corporate sponsors "adopting" angels and volunteers…