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  • The Salvation Army Disaster Relief Work Continues in Georgia April 1, 2021
    NEWNAN, GA (April 1, 2021) – The Salvation Army continues its disaster relief response in the Newnan and Cedartown, Georgia communities following destructive tornadoes and severe storms that wreaked havoc throughout these two Peach State regions on March 25 and 26. Since last Saturday, a Salvation Army Incident Management Team (IMT) has worked from The Salvation […]
  • Salvation Army leaders ‘find a way to help’ those in need April 1, 2021
    Like so many nonprofits, the Salvation Army of Whitfield, Murray and Gordon County has faced the pressure of increased demand for services during the COVID-19 pandemic while also contending with diminished donations. “We never close, and we never stop serving people, but we had to (figure out) how to keep our employees and clients safe,” […]
  • Augusta Salvation Army continues to serve and shelter those in need during the pandemic March 30, 2021
    AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)– We’re talking today about homelessness- a growing issue for our community. Major Douglas McClure is the Salvation Army Augusta Area Commander. His organization relies on volunteers to help those in need- which has been a challenge in the pandemic. Meeting the needs of… Read more
  • Salvation Army in Columbus launching new program for senior citizens March 30, 2021
    COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) – The Salvation Army in Columbus is launching a new program for senior citizens in the area. The facility held an open house Tuesday for the program that’s expected to kick off in April. The Joy Program will allow people 55 and older to participate in creating crafts, light exercise, walking, weekly […]
  • Salvation Army Today – Tornado Response March 30, 2021
    The Salvation Army in Georgia continue to serve in the communities impacted by the recent tornadoes. The Salvation Army’s Newnan Emergency Disaster Rapid Response Unit (RRU), managed by veteran Disaster Response Team Leader Steve West, was strategically stationed at a critical crossroad in Newnan, Georgia in the midst of the destructive residue caused by the […]
  • Historic installation of new Divisional Leaders in Georgia March 30, 2021
    Majors Algerome and Teresa Newsome were officially installed on Sunday, March 28 as the Divisional Leaders for the Georgia Division. The Newsomes have been a part of the USA Southern Territory’s fabric for over 34 Years. Teresa came to the Army at age 6 through the Sunbeam Program. Algerome met the Army at age 13 through the […]
  • ‘Hope Is on the Way’ in Newnan GA March 29, 2021
    NEWNAN, GA (March 29, 2021) – Hope is an amazing thing. It can take an individual or a family by the hand and lead them out of the depths of despair. It can raise up a community out of unthinkable disaster. And it can bless us with immeasurable spiritual riches in the midst of desperate times. […]
  • The Good Work of The Salvation Army of Georgia Disaster Relief Continues in Newnan, GA March 28, 2021
    NEWNAN, GA (March 27, 2021) – The Salvation Army of Georgia deployed an Incident Command team to Newnan, Georgia to help those communities in the surrounding area impacted by severe storms and the raging destruction from an EF-4 tornado… Read more  
  • The Salvation Army Georgia Division Responding to Tornadoes March 26, 2021
    ATLANTA, GA (March 26, 2021) – The Salvation Army Georgia Division Responding to Tornadoes The Salvation Army Georgia Division is responding to communities affected by storms following Thursday night’s destructive tornadoes. Two tornadoes touched down in Georgia after midnight Thursday, causing significant damage, including downed trees and power lines. In Newnan, Georgia, where upwards of 25,000 […]
  • Salvation Army volunteers gather to help organizations during annual ‘Day of Caring’ March 26, 2021
    VALDOSTA, Ga. (WALB) – It’s the annual “Day of Caring” In Valdosta. Volunteers and city leaders gathered for a good cause and helped nonprofit organizations tackle any projects they needed help with. At the Salvation Army, volunteers helped pressure wash sidewalks, beautify the shelter, secure shelter beds to the floor, and fix up… Read more