In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, The Salvation Army continues to serve. Learn how to give help, or get help

May 17, 2020

The Salvation Army's COVID-19 Response in the Western US
March 13 - May 11

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, The Salvation Army continues to house the homeless, feed the hungry and meet human needs in every respect. If you're in need, please call your local Salvation Army or find a location near you.

For the latest resources and updates regarding COVID-19 and The Salvation Army,  you can check our National Website,  or this website's news page.

If You Need Help

Please contact your local Salvation Army as service hours and locations may have changed.

Find Your Local Salvation Army


If You Want to Help

Financial donations are the best way to help as they allow us to purchase goods in bulk and help support the local economy.

Donate Online

Or, you can TEXT ‘GIVE’ to 52000 to donate $10 to The Salvation Army.

Our thrift stores are continuing to accept in-kind donations including COVID-19 essentials such as non-perishable foods, cleaning and santizing products, baby products and other items.

Please click here for locations and information on what we can accept, or visit satruck.com for donation drop-off location information.

If you'd like to volunteer with The Salvation Army:

Please visit volunteer.usawest.org


How The Salvation Army is Helping

With a presence in almost every ZIP code in America, The Salvation Army is uniquely positioned to respond to the unique needs of people living in poverty. These challenges are exponentially magnified during times of crisis, including pandemics like coronavirus (COVID-19).

To see how we're responding, state-by-state, please visit our National Website.


A Message from Commissioner Kenneth G. Hodder

Western Territorial Commander Kenneth G. Hodder issued a video message March 13 reminding them of The Salvation Army’s continued efforts to serve those in need without discrimination during the global coronavirus pandemic.

“The Salvation Army is continuing to serve those in need. We are still feeding the hungry, housing the homeless, and helping those who suffer from addiction,” Hodder said. “While the means of delivering our services might be changing, our mission hasn’t.  Within the limitations and guidance of government authorities, we will not stop proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ and meeting human needs in his name without discrimination.”

Follow Commissioner Hodder on Twitter

View More Video Updates


News and Updates

The Salvation Army National website

The Salvation Army USA Western Territory Website

New Frontier Chronicle, The Salvation Army USA Western Territory's official publication

Follow Commissioner Hodder on Twitter

 


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