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The Salvation Army Teams Up with Walmart to “Stuff the Bus”

(WASHINGTON, DC) (JULY, 2021) – As life slowly returns to normal for many, millions of American families and individuals continue to experience daily challenges that threaten their wellbeing. The back-to-school season can place a tremendous burden on families experiencing lost wages and looming evictions, as they are forced to choose between putting food on the […]

The Sweetest Day of the Year, Made by The Salvation Army

June 4 is the sweetest day of the year. It’s National Donut Day! As people throughout the DMV celebrate the gooey goodness of donuts on June 4, many may not know that, unlike other fun holidays, Donut Day has a deeper meaning. National Donut Day became a holiday thanks to The Salvation Army’s work during […]

Landmark Corps serves the Northern Virginia AAPI Community

In Fairfax County, Virginia, the small but mighty Salvation Army Landmark Corps has been nourishing the needs of the growing Korean American (Asian American Pacific Islander) population. Fairfax County is home to more than 33% of Virginia’s AAPI voters. The Corps outgrew its earlier space in the Landmark section of Alexandria and has taken up […]

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