5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS

5 DAYS OF GIVEAWAYS

Next week starting on Monday we will be doing 5 DAYS OF SERVICE CORPS GIVEAWAYS!!! Each day, we will post a photo of the giveaway on 3 of our social media pages. Simply be the first person to comment on the giveaway photo on one of those social media pages and you...

JUST GIFTS

JUST GIFTS

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday…the opportunities to shop for people on your gift list this Christmas season are endless. In the midst of this busy shopping season, are you looking for an opportunity to give a gift that can keep on giving? The...

Ways to Help this Thanksgiving

Ways to Help this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away which for many of us means homemade mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes, stuffing, and of course TURKEY! Yum! For others, Thanksgiving can be an especially difficult time. It can serve as a reminder of the ongoing...

WRAP CAMPAIGN 2015

WRAP CAMPAIGN 2015

Each year, The Salvation Army holds a White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Campaign. The Salvation Army works to raise awareness about the detrimental affects of pornography, particularly in the areas of families and violence towards women. WRAP campaign...

SAWSO- WORLD SERVICES

SAWSO- WORLD SERVICES

Have you heard of the Salvation Army World Services Office (also known as SAWSO)? SAWSO is the team that manages many of our world services projects. World services projects are The Salvation Army's way of helping those overseas. Each year, many of our Corps' do...

OTHERS- TRADE FOR HOPE

OTHERS- TRADE FOR HOPE

OTHERS- Trade for Hope is the The Salvation Army’s own fair trade and employment initiative. OTHERS provides opportunities for employment at a fair wage in countries such as Moldova, Bangledesh, Kenya, and Pakistan. Items are handmade and include pillows, stationary,...

SERVICE CORPS APP 2016

SERVICE CORPS APP 2016

Service Corps 2016 applications are here! Applications can be filled out online here on servicecorpswest.com and will be available until February 1st, 2016. Applications must have a Corps Officer and Divisional Endorsement turned in before they can be considered. Be...

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER

Each year, The Salvation Army designates a day in the month of September as the International Day of Prayer for Victims of Human Trafficking. The Salvation Army’s International Headquarters invites anyone affiliated with The Salvation Army to spend time in prayer...

BREWING HOPE COFFEE

BREWING HOPE COFFEE

Love coffee? Did you know that The Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Centers (ARC/ARP) use and sell Fair Trade coffee? Proceeds from the coffee go to benefit hardworking growers in Pleiku, Vietnam like Pham Hoang Vu. Purchasing Fair Trade Coffee is different from...

ETHEMBENI CHILDREN’S HOME

ETHEMBENI CHILDREN’S HOME

Many of our Service Corps teams have had the privilege of serving alongside The Salvation Army in South Africa. As you may have heard, the Ethembeni Children's Home in Johannesburg was terrorized by four armed robbers in late spring. The home that serves abandoned...