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The Gym is Open!
23 July 2015
MANCHESTER - The Salvation Army of Manchester, located at 661 Main Street, has an open gym program for children ages 6 to 12 every Wednesday morning.
South Marshall Street Block Party a Success
23 July 2015
HARTFORD - The 12th Annual South Marshall Street Block Party is in the books…a little wet... but nevertheless... it’s now in the archives.
The Salvation Army Celebrates its 150th Anniversary
30 June 2015
On July 2, The Salvation Army, the second largest charity in the United States, celebrates its 150th Anniversary of global service.
Bristol Advisory Board Picnic - Another Wonderful Day!
29 June 2015
BRISTOL – Captains Charles and Cathy Adams held Bristol’s Annual Advisory Board Picnic at the Federal Hill Green on the 26th of June with mixed emotions.
Adult Rehabilitation Center Participates in Hartford's Puerto Rican Day Festival
11 June 2015
HARTFORD – The City was filled with happy spectators on June 7 to celebrate Hartford’s spectacular 6th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade and Festival.
Salvation Army to Celebrate National Donut Day
04 June 2015
The Salvation Army will be hosting numerous events across Connecticut and Rhode Island in celebration of the 78th National Donut Day on June 5, 2015.
Jim Gordon is Our Employee of the Year
03 June 2015
CONNECTICUT & RHODE ISLAND – Jim Gordon, Director of Public Relations & Marketing, was announced as Southern New England’s Employee of the Year.
Backus Hospital Hosts Safety Camp for Kids
19 May 2015
NORWICH - Backus Hospital served as hosts for the 11th Annual Backus Safety Camp on Saturday, May 16, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Bristol Celebrates National Salvation Army Week
18 May 2015
BRISTOL – Mayor Ken Cockayne joined a group of Salvation Army officials and supporters on Monday May 11 to celebrate the 62nd National Salvation Army Week.
Going Once! Going Twice! Sold!
14 May 2015
WEST HARTFORD - Brad Drazen served as auctioneer for the Women’s Auxiliary Spring Luncheon & Auction at the Pond House and truly did a top-notch job!
Grand Re-Opening of Vernon Salvation Army Family Store…
12 May 2015
VERNON - The Salvation Army Family Store is celebrating its Grand Re-Opening on May 16, 2015, to honor the One-Year Anniversary of its opening in Vernon.
New Britain Salvation Army Presents Awards and Thanks Supporters...
11 May 2015
BERLIN - The Salvation Army of New Britain held their Seventh Annual Recognition Dinner on Thursday evening, April 27, at the Baltic Restaurant...
Ansonia Salvation Army 2nd Recognition Breakfast a Huge Success!
04 May 2015
ANSONIA - This Valley knows how to hold a great breakfast! It was never more evident than The Salvation Army’s 2nd Recognition Breakfast...
Stand Up and Cheer for Torrington's Stand Down Day!
30 April 2015
TORRINGTON - The fourth annual Torrington Veterans Stand Down Day was held on April 22nd at the Armory.
Soup, Soap & Hope Is More than Just a Saying!
21 April 2015
MERIDEN - It was apparent that Soup, Soap & Hope is quickly becoming a Meriden tradition. There were many familiar faces and some new ones too...
Chamber Members Attend Business Day at the Capitol
06 April 2015
HARTFORD - Hundreds of business leaders from across the state arrived at the Legislative Office Building on March 25 to urge state lawmakers...
Greater Norwich Chamber Presents Large Check to The Salvation Army
01 April 2015
NORWICH – The Greater Norwich Chamber of Commerce presented a large check to The Salvation Army at a recent March meeting.
Best Home Show Yet!
20 March 2015
HARTFORD – The 68th Connecticut Home & Remodelers show was the best one yet!
New Family Store Opens in Bridgeport
11 March 2015
BRIDGEPORT – On Saturday, March 7, The Salvation Army opened its new Bridgeport Family Store at 345 Huntington Turnpike.
Salvation Army to Offer Free Online EDS Training Course
06 March 2015
SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND - The Salvation Army is introducing a new online disaster preparedness course.
The Salvation Army's 124th Red Kettle Campaign Raises 144.7 Million Nationally
03 March 2015
SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND – This year's National Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign collected over \$144 million, exceeding last year's total by 6.3 percent.
130,000k an hour, not bad work if you can get it!
22 February 2015
HARTFORD - The 2014 Republican Bell Ringers and Walmart teamed up with The Salvation Army to help raise \$130,000 in an hour last year!
Salvation Army Family Store Relocates
18 February 2015
BRIDGEPORT - The Salvation Army is set to open a new Family Center store on Saturday, March 7, at 345 Huntington Turnpike in Bridgeport.
Consulting Engineering Wins Salvation Army's 26th Annual Architects and Engineers Can Challenge!
13 January 2015
MIDDLETOWN - Consulting Engineering Services (CES) collected the goods to participate in The Salvation Army’s Architects and Engineers Can Challenge.
Norwich Salvation Army Announces 2014 Red Kettle Campaign Goals!
03 December 2014
NORWICH – Norwich Corps Officer, Captain Jerry Uttley, "officially" kicked-off their 2014 Red Kettle Campaign at Dime Bank on the Salem Turnpike.
Savings Bank of Danbury Delivers Again!
21 November 2014
DANBURY - Savings Bank of Danbury employees gathered donations and arranged 53 Thanksgiving fruit baskets that they then delivered to The Salvation Army.
Middletown Red Kettle Kick-Off and Open House Celebration a Success!
18 November 2014
MIDDLETOWN - A special Kettle Kick Off – New Façade Dedication – Open House – and Meet the New Officers combination event was held on Friday, November 14.
Salvation Army Helps Honor Veterans...
04 November 2014
HARTFORD – The Salvation Army participated in the 15th annual Connecticut Veterans Day parade, which was held Sunday, November 2, in Downtown Hartford.
A Familiar Face at Divisional Headquarters
28 October 2014
Major Lorena Jackson was honored by the Officers and staff by having the entrance to CONNRI Lodge dedicated to her and Major Phyllis Bressler.
EDS Graduates Ready to Respond!
24 October 2014
BRIDGEPORT - The Salvation Army’s Introduction to Emergency Disaster Services course was completed by a number of individuals who are now ready to serve.