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The Salvation Army helps people from all walks of life when they have nowhere else to turn.
When they strike, we’re there with trained personnel to help and serve those affected
Women and children find a home and help at the West Women's & Children's Shelter in overcoming domestic violence.
Needs have risen in our community, and our shelves are in constant need of food.
We invite you to visit one of our 4 Corps with weekly worship services, family outreach, Bible study, and group activities for children, women & men.
Salvation Army Family Stores are loaded with gently used clothing, furniture and household items at bargain prices.
100 local students in need will have the opportunity to visit a Portland Metro area Target store to purchase school supplies, clothing and other must-have necessities just in time for back-to-school. The Salvation Army and Target are helping over 100 K-12 students across the Metro area gear up for the upcoming academic year with the Target School Spree.
2,400 boxes are to be distributed to local families in need on Wednesday, July 10th, 2013, thanks to a partnership between The Salvation Army and Feed The Children's Americans Feeding Americans project. In the early morning hours, 2 semi-trucks full of food boxes, hygiene and household products will be unloaded in the Eastport Plaza parking lot.
Three volunteers from Oregon will be flying out of the Eugene airport today to relieve disaster workers serving at the fires. Lieutenant Kevin Pope and 2 volunteers from The Salvation Army Coos Bay Corps will be serving at the fire level in the smoke for up to 14 days. While there, this team will be assisting in serving food and beverages from Emergency Disaster Canteens to first responders on scene battling the fires.
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination since 1865. The Salvation Army first came to Portland in 1886 and has since grown to serving thousands of people throughout the Metro area. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army nationwide each year through the broadest array of social services, ranging from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless, and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar donated directly supports those in need. The Salvation Army is currently working in 124 countries worldwide.
The Salvation Army is grateful for the support local community partners. Without their support, The Salvation Army would not be able to reach as many people or transform as many lives. Click here to see some of The Salvation Army's supporters.