02 Apr 2018

Like mother, like daughter

Georgette Fields is affectionately known as “grandma” to the children of the Allegheny Valley Worship & Service Center in the suburb of Brackenridge just outside Pittsburgh, Pa. Megan, her daughter,

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02 Apr 2018

A colorful path up

A few months ago, Christine Gordon walked into a Salvation Army food pantry in Chelsea, Massachusetts, hoping to receive a hearty bag of canned and boxed provisions. In the process

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01 Apr 2018

Más que básquetbol

El básquetbol siempre ha sido importante para Isaiah Salafia. Este deporte no sólo lo ayudó a obtener una beca de cuatro años en la Universidad de Yale, sino que además

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01 Apr 2018

More Than Basketball

Basketball has always been important to Isaiah Salafia. The game not only helped him get a four–year scholarship to Yale University, but also directed him to The Salvation Army, where

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01 Apr 2018

“Tenemos mucho que enseñarles”

Timothy Simmons recuerda la primera vez que cometió una falta en básquetbol por maldecir en un partido. “Estaba jugando en un torneo organizado por un pastor que no toleraba ese

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01 Apr 2018

‘We have so much to teach them’

Timothy Simmons remembers the first time he committed a foul in basketball for cursing during a game. “I was playing in a tournament organized by a pastor and he did

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01 Apr 2018

Students of the World

International Social Justice Commission The International Social Justice Commission (ISJC) is an arm of The Salvation Army’s International Headquarters and is based in New York City. It serves as a

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01 Apr 2018

Hue Jackson: Entrenador de los Cleveland Browns

La Fundación Hue Jackson, constituida por Hue Jackson, el entrenador jefe de los Cleveland Browns, y su esposa Michelle, se ha asociado con el Ejército de Salvación del Gran Cleveland­

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01 Apr 2018

Hue Jackson: Cleveland Browns Coach

The Hue Jackson Foundation, founded by Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson and his wife Michelle, has partnered with The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland to fight human trafficking. In

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01 Apr 2018

Una influencia cubana en Rochester

Digna Betancourt Swingle, directora de los servicios sociales del Cuerpo de Albany, Nueva York, del Ejército de Salvación, reflexiona sobre el legado cubano y la historia ulterior de su familia

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01 Apr 2018

A Cuban Influence in Rochester

Digna Betancourt Swingle, director of social services at The Salvation Army’s Albany, N.Y., Corps, reflects on her family’s Cuban heritage and subsequent history in Rochester, N.Y. She tells how her

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01 Apr 2018

Don’t live to eat — eat to live

Obesity is one of the issues we struggle with most in American society. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that one third (36.5 percent) of adults are obese, which

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