Entries by Sybil

Little Caesars Love Kitchen visits the Harbor Light Center

Men from Harbor Light Center enjoy Pepperoni and Cheese Pizzas For several years now, Little Caesars Pizza has brought their Love Kitchen to prepare pizzas for the clients staying at our Salvation Army Harbor Light Center & Red Shield Lodge, located near Downtown Houston.  This year was no different. The Love Kitchen pulled up to the center […]

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary Host Annual Lift & Love Tea

Women from Family Residence and Sally’s House enjoy three-course meal, tea and Zumba TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY, CLICK HERE. No matter what your past has been, it does not dictate what your future holds. Only you and God know what your purpose is. Fight for that purpose. This was the recurring theme at this year’s […]

The Three R’s of Spring Cleaning: Reduce, Reuse, Rehabilitate

The Salvation Army Family Stores save lives through the Adult Rehabilitation Center Spring signifies new beginnings… flowers blooming, gardens colored in lush green. For many, this season also ushers in the annual ritual of Spring Cleaning. Just as winter has made way to a picturesque landscape, so too cluttered homes make way to organized and […]

The Joy in Lent

Three Ways You Can Begin Your Journey this Lenten Season The forty days leading up to Easter is a special time. While Lent is marked by serious reflection of one’s life, this is not the absolute focus of the season. Lent, ultimately, is about blessed preparation toward becoming more Christ-like with God’s help. One of […]

Double your Giving through Corporate Employee Matching Gift Programs

What is a Corporate Match and how do they benefit The Salvation Army? Corporate matching gift programs are charitable giving programs setup by corporations in which the company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations. For example, if a donor works for Chevron and donates $100 to The Salvation Army, Chevron will double […]

2017 Youth of the Year

2017 Youth of the Year Scholarship Awards Banquet Bright Futures March 1, 2017 Event Chairs:Rhonda Jones, Debby Leighton, Joella Mach Youth of the Year Keeping in mind the educational obstacles faced by many of our youth members, the Youth of the Year Scholarship Program was established in 2005 to encourage academic success and a college-going […]

Super Bowl selects The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs

NFL and Super Bowl Host Committee select our Boys & Girls Clubs The Salvation Army is so grateful that our Boys & Girls Clubs were selected by the NFL and the Super Bowl Host Committee to benefit from the Super Kids-Super Sharing project. Super Kids-Super Sharing is one of several projects created by the NFL […]

Christmas 2016 a success thanks to your support!

Thanks to your support, we had another successful Christmas season. We were able to help individuals and families in need with holiday assistance thanks to all of our volunteers and donors. The Angel Tree program provided gifts to over 20,000 children and seniors thanks to the support of 188 Corporate Partners and 500 volunteers at our […]

The Salvation Army receives Opportunity Award from H-GAC

Our Great Region Awards The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) presented the first Our Great Region Awards in early December to recognize outstanding local projects that advance goals and strategies identified in their Our Great Region 2040 plan. Opportunity Award Of the five awards presented, The Salvation Army of Greater Houston received The Opportunity Award. This […]