Needed Encouragement

Life can be like the weather: Sometimes, when it rains, it pours. That was the case for Don, who was facing more challenges than he could manage on his own. The Adams County company for which Don worked was experiencing hard economic times and had to cut back his pay […]

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A Father Finds Peace

Another story from County Line Spring 2013 JACKSON COUNTY — When Kevin Jones lost his wife in an automobile accident, he found himself not only grieving but a single father. Kevin’s wife was a homemaker. She managed the couple’s three children, the household and finances. With her gone, Kevin wasn’t […]

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Families On The Brink Given Hope Through CERF Program Awards

Many families faced with unemployment, health issues, eviction and other symptoms of the lagging economy have been given a chance to move forward in their lives with the assistance of The Salvation Army and recent funding awards from the CERF (Community Economic Relief) program. “Funding has been limited for programs  […]

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Salvation Army Offers New Hope to Newly Unemployed

Due to the sharp increase in unemployment, The Salvation Army has established Hoosier Help for Hardship, a community partnership and a grant opportunity which could mean as much as $27,000 in assistance for the newly unemployed and their families. The Salvation Army’s Midwest Headquarters in Des Plains, IL has reallocated […]

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