Warehouse of Help

Press conference 5pm at warehouse for donations and place for victims to get much needed items. Drop offs start tomorrow 9am, victims can start coming Monday 8am to receive help. Items needed include water, non-perishable items, clothing, diapers, hygiene, and cleaning products. Warehouse is located at 350 Industrial Dr. Birmingham. More info to come

How You Can Help Tornado Victims

Text “GIVE” to 80888, $10 will be added to your cell-phone bill, call 1-800-SAL-ARMY, go to www.birmingham salvationarm.org, or send a check to The Birmingham Salvation Army at P.O. Box 11005, Birmingham, AL 35202. Please make sure to designate the donation for “April 2011 Tornado Victims” or “Alabama Tornado Victims”. Thanks

Salvation Army Response

Our mobile kitchens are located in front of city hall in Pleasant Grove, at the intersection of Hwy. 78 and Cherry Ave., in Fultondale at the library, in Pell City, and in Cordova roaming and helping where needed. We have 6 more mobile units responding from the Southeast and will be used in strategic locations to help those in need. More info coming

Calling all Women!

Today we are having our annual Women’s Auxiliary membership coffee from 10am-12pm. It will located at the Samford University President’s Home located at 1994 Shades Crest Rd. at the top of the hill just off of Hwy. 31 in Vestavia. Please come out and consider giving your time to The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary. We will have coffee, snacks, and a host of opportunity to help those in need, … Continue reading

Get Involved

We need volunteers to help us on Tuesday and Wednesday from about 11am- 12:30 or so. We need people to help serve lunch and pack our food boxes that we make and give to those who need it. Click here or call (205) 328-0743. Thanks so much

New Cancer Treatment

Good news from the world of medical research. A ”universal” vaccine, which is part of a new generation of drugs that use the body’s own defenses to fight the disease, stopping tumours in their tracks, could be available in just two years. The TeloVac jab could revolutionise the treatment of cancer. But it is hoped it will be effective against many other tumours, including those … Continue reading

Spring Cleaning

Have you started your spring cleaning yet? If you go by Martha Stewarts checklist, the chore may be daunting even for die-hard dusters. But she has at least one item on there that anyone can feel good about crossing off: donate items you no longer use. This is where The Salvation Army wants to help you get spick and span for spring. Not only will you … Continue reading

Happy Easter!

As the holiday weekend approaches, The Salvation Army wishes you a very happy Easter! We will be celebrating with special Easter worship services at our “614″ in downtown Birmingham @ 2410 8th Ave. North, and at our Bessemer location @ 525 13th St. North, and the Alabaster location @ 108 Plaza Circle. Our new General has a message for all of our supporters: The Gentle Invitation to … Continue reading

More Than $120,000 Raised for Tornado Victims

 Jackson, MS – The big-hearted people ofMississippi have proven once again that Mississippi is the “most giving” state in America as more than 120-thousand dollars has been raised to help last week’s storm victims in the greater Jackson area.Viewers began calling in to the phone banks at WJTV at 5:00am yesterday and continued to call through 10:00 last night. “It was an incredible site to … Continue reading