News & Updates

  • TSA Launches New Youth Program in Baring Cross

    Posted December 15, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on TSA Launches New Youth Program in Baring Cross

    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV)- In one of North Little Rock’s most poverty stricken neighborhoods, a familiar face has resurfaced. It’s been five years since the Salvation Army’s Baring Cross community center has actually been used by the community, but a new after school program for students is changing everything. “Kids don’t do nothing in …

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  • William Tollett joins The Salvation Army as Development Director

    Posted November 12, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on William Tollett joins The Salvation Army as Development Director

    The Salvation Army is pleased to announce the addition of William D. Tollett as director of development in central Arkansas.  Tollett brings ten+ years of fundraising, estate planning and philanthropy experience to The Salvation Army and strong familiarity with central Arkansas.  As the director of development, Tollett will communicate the transformational message of the Salvation …

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  • Vote to Make a Miracle for Ebony’s Family

    Posted October 31, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on Vote to Make a Miracle for Ebony’s Family

    The Steve Landers Miracle Makers are going to grant a wish to a person or family in need in Arkansas. The Salvation Army has nominated Ebony Holman to receive a gift from the Steve Landers Miracle Makers, but WE NEED YOUR VOTES. The top ten participants who receive the most votes will be considered by …

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  • Volunteer Thanksgiving Day

    Posted October 28, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on Volunteer Thanksgiving Day

    Join us on Thanksgiving Day to help with final preparations, decorating and serving of our Annual Thanksgiving Meal at our Center of Hope Shelter.  Because of the size of our small dining room, we are asking that volunteers schedule during one of three shifts, 10:00AM to 11:30AM, 11:30AM to 1:00PM, and 1:00PM to 2:30PM. These …

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  • Feed the Need Food Drive at the State Fair

    Posted October 1, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on Feed the Need Food Drive at the State Fair

    The Arkansas State Fair is hosting its 2nd Annual Feed the Need Food Drive benefiting The Salvation Army on Tuesday, October 14. Cans of donated food will be accepted at fair gates and those who donate will receive fair admission tickets good for Tuesday, October 14 from 1-6 pm. 4 cans of donated food = 1 …

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  • Volunteers Glean 60,000 Pounds of Watermelon to Feed Hungry Arkansans

    Posted August 20, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on Volunteers Glean 60,000 Pounds of Watermelon to Feed Hungry Arkansans

    On Saturday, August 16, Salvation Army volunteers joined members of the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance at a farm in Scott, Arkansas to collect more than 60,000 pounds of watermelon during the Fourth Annual Watermelon Crawl. The watermelon crawl is an event to support the Arkansas Gleaning Project. The Gleaning Project was founded in 2008 to …

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  • RSVP Your Tickets to Autumn Runway

    Posted July 24, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on RSVP Your Tickets to Autumn Runway

    The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary will host the Annual Autumn Runway Fashion Show & Luncheon at Immanuel Baptist Church on October 20, 2014. The silent auction opens at 10:30 AM. Lunch starts at 11:30 AM. Tickets ONLY $35 ! This year’s runway will feature fashions by On Chenal. Our silent auction will feature items from Aromatique …

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  • Teaming up with the Arkansas Travelers to Be A Shield

    Posted April 16, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on Teaming up with the Arkansas Travelers to Be A Shield

    Team up with us to make 2015 a Year of Doing the Most Good The Arkansas Travelers have teamed up with The Salvation Army as partners in our Be A Shield Campaign. The Travs are kicking off a year of Doing the Most Good with a special event during National Salvation Army Week in May. …

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  • 15-Year-Old Leads Project to Help Homeless

    Posted April 11, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on 15-Year-Old Leads Project to Help Homeless

    A 15-year-old girl is leading a project to provide survival care kits to homeless people in Arkansas. Kelli Suen, who serves as the Youth Council president at UALR-Children International, was awarded a Disney Friends for Change grant to create the kits, which will include hand sanitizer, washcloths, soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes, deodorant, disinfectant wipes, socks, …

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  • What does it mean to “Be a Shield?”

    Posted April 9, 2014 By in News With | Comments Off on What does it mean to “Be a Shield?”

    The Salvation Army began in 1865 when William Booth, a London minister, gave up the comfort of his pulpit and decided to take his message into the streets where it would reach the poor, the homeless, the hungry and the destitute. His original aim was to send converts to established churches of the day, but …

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