Tag: Emergency Disaster Services

Emergency response chaplaincy certification rolls out across territory

Goal to expand capacity in disasters and strengthen everyday ministries Central Territorial Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) has launched a territory-wide ...

El Paso: The Salvation Army Continues Compassionate Support

El Paso, TX (August 7, 2019) – Within hours of the shooting in El Paso on Saturday, The Salvation Army deployed ...

Dayton, Ohio, Mass Shooting Response

The Salvation Army was contacted in the early morning hours of August 4th, 2019 to respond to a shooting incident ...

Kentucky: Salvation Army Responds to Gas Line Explosion

Stanford, Kentucky — In the early morning hours a gas line explosion rocked central Kentucky, killing at least one person ...

“We’ll be here for as long as it takes”

Western Division transitions to long-term flood recovery operations by Michelle DeRusha “We had no time to grab our belongings, no ...

Patriot North Disaster Exercise

FORT MCCOY, Wis. (July 18, 2019) – During Patriot North disaster training operations at Fort McCoy Army Installation, the Security ...

Louisiana: Salvation Army Actively Serving/Preparing in New Orleans & Baton

Baton Rouge, LA (July 14, 2019)—The Salvation Army’s preparations for Tropical Storm Barry have been in full swing over the ...

Large-scale Disaster Exercise: Salvation Army Joins for Sixth Year

More than 75 Salvation Army disaster workers join U.S. National Guard for PATRIOT North exercise. VOLK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, ...

Salvation Army Bracing for Tropical Storm Barry

Jackson, MS (July 12, 2019) – Disaster personnel from across The Salvation Army Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi (ALM) Division are gearing ...

UPDATE 7/3 Rio Grande Valley flooding: The Salvation Army responds

Dallas, Texas (July 3, 2019) – Staff and volunteers from several Salvation Army Corps and Service Units in the Rio Grande ...