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How a Train Called Little Obie Rescued Christmas for the Blue Island Corps
December 22, 2020
The Army’s Blue Island Corps Community Center was seriously short on Christmas presents this year – until the Canadian National Railway rode in.
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Filling 15,000 Holiday Food Boxes for Neighbors in Need
December 18, 2020
At our Emergency Disaster Services warehouse last week, volunteers packed thousands of boxes with all the trimmings and good wishes for a Christmas meal.
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Alexandria’s Rocky Journey to a Fresh Start
December 1, 2020
When one family’s attempt to start over went all wrong, The Salvation Army was there to help put things right again.
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Rotary Club Donates Hundreds of Hygiene Kits to Residents at Salvation Army Shelters
November 19, 2020
As COVID-19 cases soar, these kits help residents of our Evangeline Booth Lodge and Shield of Hope shelters fight off illness and disease.
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