Recent Stories

​Get Off the Wheel: Let’s Do Something Together

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, encourages the community to serve others as Fall approaches.

​The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club of Greenville Raises $23,000 Through Superhero 5K

Thank you to all those who supported our Boys & Girls Club's fifth annual Superhero 5K and Fun Run!

​Seeing the Unseen & Hearing Those Without Voices

Jim Abbott, our Pickens County Service Center Director, discusses the recent developments in the annual Point-in-Time Count report.

​ACES: Accountable, Collaborative, Empowering and Sustainable

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, shares updates about his Mission Planning Study and how collaboration is helping him help others.

The Salvation Army Celebrates the 81st National Donut Day!

Join The Salvation Army of Greenville on Friday, June 7, to celebrate National Donut Day!

One Mind, One Voice: Together We Glorify God

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, explains his testimony about why he serves his neighbors in need.

Welcoming Mark Knauber as the Chief Accountant for the Greenville Area Command

The Salvation Army announces the hiring of Mark Knauber as the new Chief Accountant!

The Salvation Army of Greenville Celebrates the 65th National Salvation Army Week

Join us for National Salvation Army Week, May 13-18, and help us do the most good in our community!

The Salvation Army of Greenville Receives Gift from Publix Charities

Publix Charities generously donated $5,000 to The Salvation Army of Greenville to help install new industrial shelving in the food warehouse!

​For God So Loved the World: The Why Behind His Plan

"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life." Jim Abbott discusses the why and the what behind the plan for an temporary emergency shelter in Pickens County.

The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary Teaches Financial Planning Classes

Laura, a Women's Auxiliary member, volunteers to teach financial planning classes to the women living in The Salvation Army of Greenville's shelter.

​Doing the Most Good with Spring Cleaning

Our Family Stores need your spring cleaning donations! Donate your old items, and help us do the most good!

Celebrate National Boys and Girls Club Week With Us!

National Boys and Girls Club Week is April 8-12, and we are inviting the community to learn more about what the Club does for local youth!

God Is Not Unjust

Meet the newest member of The Salvation Army family in Pickens County!

The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary Celebrates International Women's Day

It's International Women's Day, and The Salvation Army wants to celebrate the group of hard-working women who make up our Women's Auxiliary!

​​The Fullness of Christ​

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, talks about fulfilling individual purpose in Christ and a new volunteer opportunity.

The Salvation Army of Greenville Receives Donation from Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation

These funds will help support The Salvation Army of Greenville's food pantry and soup kitchen!

​The Salvation Army of Greenville Receives Donation from Latter-day Saint Church

When some of The Salvation Army's kitchen equipment died in late 2018, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints stepped in to help!

Do Something Sweet for Others this February

Learn more about our fifth annual Sweet Desserts program!

Various Gifts, Various Forms of Grace and God at Work

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, recounts how the Pickens community worked together to help a mother and daughter who lost their home during a tornado.

2018 Red Kettle Campaign Reaches Goal

Thanks to our generous community, The Salvation Army of Greenville, Pickens and Oconee raised over $450,000!

Lean in this New Year

Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, shares his goals for 2019.

The Salvation Army Of Greenville Distributes Angel Tree Toys To Families In Need

The Salvation Army's 2018 Angel Tree program wrapped up on Wednesday. Over 800 families received Christmas gifts on distribution day!

Greenville Swamp Rabbits Hold Underwear Toss for The Salvation Army Shelters

Bring a package of underwear to the hockey game, and help those in need!

Be the Gift that Keeps on Giving!

The meaning of Christmas has changed for Jim Abbott, Pickens County Service Center Director, over the years. Learn more about how Christmas changed for him here.

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