Rebuilding Marysville

When tornadoes swept across southern Indiana on March 2, 2012, the path of destruction was as clear on the ground as from the sky. Uprooted trees, crumpled school buses and bare foundations spoke of the powerful storms that devastated communities like Henryville, Pekin, Marysville and Borden. The Salvation Army’s Emergency […]

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EDS Responds to Peru Storm

A violent storm ravished the west side of the city of Peru late Wednesday afternoon causing power outages and damage to buildings and cars. Within minutes of the end of the storm, the Kokomo and Indianapolis Canteens were deployed to start the process of serving first responders and those affected […]

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National ‘Square’ Donut Day

People lined up at the canteen Friday morning for a chance to grab a free donut and cup of coffee for National Donut Day. But the donuts weren’t the ordinary, run-of-the-mill type donuts. Instead of being round, these donuts were square and came from the very appropriately named Donut Day […]

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The Salvation Army Responds to Chicago Area Flooding

Canteen Serving First Responders in Albany Park CHICAGO —The Salvation Army is responding to storms that have created severe flooding in many Chicago neighborhoods and suburban communities. An Emergency Disaster Services mobile canteen and crew from The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division is in the Albany Park community of Chicago at […]

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