Salvation Army News

Fighting the good fight: 5 misconceptions about U.S. poverty

5 misconceptions about U.S. poverty - A prevailing myth is that most of the poverty­ stricken are unemployed people living off government benefits by choice. But research has repeatedly shown most Americans would prefer employment over welfare.

Salvation Army - Boys & Girls Club Join with The Jaycees for The Kidsmas Miracle!

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club is celebrating the Kidsmas Miracle with The Jaycees on December 8, 2018.

10,000 Scoops of Ice Cream Raises $10k

Denali Moosetracks and Mayfield Creamery partnered with The Salvation Army of Greensboro to host the 10,000 Scoop Challenge in Downtown Greensboro

25th Annual "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive

On Saturday May 13th, over 10,000 cities nationwide took part in the National Association of Letter Carriers "Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive."

Inaugural "Signature" Event Makes Huge Impact

On April 20th, The Salvation Army of Greensboro hosted its very first "Signature" Event at the Proximity Hotel to celebrate compassion and service.

A Coat Away from Changing a Kid's Life

This year, we are looking forward to collecting 20,000 coats with A Cleaner World to help bring warmth to children in need

Angel Tree Impacts 3,000 Kids

Angel Tree has become a staple during the Christmas season. This year, 3,000 kids were given a Christmas who might not otherwise have one.

Urgent Need for Bell Ringer Volunteers

Last year The Salvation Army raised over $200,000 in the Red Kettle Campaign. Currently, the campaign is running about 25% behind last year due to the lack of bell ringers.

A Winning Combo - Local Couple Receives Volunteer Award

Hope and Reggie Chapman were honored with the Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser award for their tireless efforts in driving the successful capital campaign that led to our new Salvation Army Royce and Jane Reynolds Center for Worship and Service and Boys & Girls Club.

Providing Tradition

Crescent Rotary Club of Greensboro makes an impact by hosting a Thanksgiving dinner for kids at The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club