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23 July 2014
Program Fair to Showcase Salvation Army Programs
Need comes in many forms. In order to meet that need, The Salvation Army offers numerous programs to help our less fortunate neighbors deal with any number of hardships. Many of them will be highlighted at The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia's Christmas in July Program Fair on July 31. Members of the Philadelphia community are encouraged to attend this free public event to learn more about Salvation Army programming, how to support and how to get involved.

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18 July 2014
Taking Them Out to the Ballgame
Next week, 500 children from neighborhoods across Philadelphia will experience what some have only known from a television screen: attending a major league baseball game. On July 24, children from The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia's various corps community centers throughout the city will board buses destined for Citizens Bank Park, where they'll be greeted by dozens of Salvation Army volunteers with posters, foam fingers and other prizes for their special "Day with the Phillies" game day. The group will be donned in Salvation Army t-shirts.

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11 June 2014
Salvation Army Day Care Program Receives Special Certification
The Salvation Army Philadelphia Citadel Corps Community Center Day Care has reason to be proud: it's just been recognized with the Pennsylvania Keystone STARS "STAR 2" certification, reserved for child care organizations that have demonstrated efforts towards continuing education for staff members, providing a higher standard of educational opportunities for children, and meeting city criteria for educational topics.

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10 June 2014
Nothing has the Ability to Change the Life of a Child Quite Like Summer Camp
Unfortunately, many inner city children will never experience hiking in the mountains or sleeping in a tent beneath a starry sky. To remedy this, The Salvation Army offers the opportunity for inner city children, like 8-year-old Marquise, to experience life outside of the city in the great outdoors.

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6 June 2014
Salvation Army Corps Community Center Seeks to Provide Prison Inmates with Hope
The Salvation Army Philadelphia Tabernacle Corps Community Center hosts weekly services for inmates at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia. The goal is to actively work with young people in prisons to help them change the direction of their lives. They seek to offer words of comfort and hope to help prisoners make the necessary changes for the sake of their family's future.

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4 June 2014
The Salvation Army Kroc Center's Jazz Band Hosts Premiere Concert
The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center officially introduced its talented Community Jazz Band during its recent concert premiere. In addition to the sounds of the jazz band, attendees were treated to a special guest performance by critically acclaimed trumpet soloist Chris Jaudes.

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2 June 2014
Need Knows No Season
As individuals and families continue to struggle with hunger, homelessness, and other issues during the summer, it's important to keep the spirit of giving alive and lend a helping hand. The Salvation Army Christmas in July Campaign is dedicated to helping the city's most needy.

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12 May 2014
Family Bonds Together to Make a Difference
The Hudgins family was recently honored at The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia's Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon for their years of dedicated service to the organization. The women span three generations. Theybegan volunteering at The Salvation Army's Thanksgiving food distribution three years ago and have been loyal ever since.

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12 May 2014
Finding Love for a Child, One Home at a Time
The Salvation Army Foster Care and Adoption Services has delivered caring and compassionate services to foster children who have suffered abuse and neglect for more than 100 years, since the program's inception in 1912 as The Salvation Army Ivy House orphanage.

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9 May 2014
Bringing Health and Happiness to Senior Citizens
Through their senior citizen programs, The Salvation Army Roxborough Corps Community Center helps seniors stay healthy and active while building valuable friendships. The center offers a wide array of diverse activities for approximately 60 active members, including exercise classes, game nights, musical performances, arts and crafts, and field trips.

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