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Kroc Center Celebrates Five Years: National Study Finds $15 million in Annual Local Impact

The Salvation Army's Kroc Center of Philadelphia is one of the largest and most comprehensive community centers on the East Coast, and five years after its opening, The Salvation Army of the USA has conducted new research quantifying the economic effects in the surrounding neighborhoods from this multi-million dollar investment in an underprivileged community.   >>More

The Salvation Army's Emergency Disaster Services Responds to the Amtrak Train Derailment . . .  >>More




Mayor Kenney Interfaith Inaugural Prayer Service
11 January 2016 | Author: Phil Pagliaro
Interfaith Inaugural Prayer Service hosted by The Salvation Army Eastern PA & DE.
Joy of Sharing 2015
04 January 2016
Videos featuring our 2015 toy drive and CBS 3 Joy of Sharing Toy Fest event.
The Ultimate Christmas Gift- A Forever Family
04 January 2016
After years in foster care, a brother and sister are reunited and given the ultimate Christmas gift, a permanent home with a loving family.
Operation Cold War for Kids
04 January 2016 | Author: Phil Pagliaro
A fraternity partnered with The Salvation Army to raise funds for a children's coat drive.
Kick-Off to Kettle Season in Greater Philadelphia
04 January 2016
The Salvation Army Greater Philadelphia kicked off its 2015 Red Kettle fundraising on November 5, 2015.
DDP- 35 Years of Doing The Most Good
04 January 2016 | Author: Phil Pagliaro
The Salvation Army Developmental Disabilities Program (DDP) is celebrating 35 years of doing the most good!
31 December 2015
Thanksgiving-to-Go Feeds Thousands in Philadelphia
Honoring the Outstanding Leadership of Eliza Shirley
31 October 2015
Eliza Shirley left London to come to America with her parents, personally determined to carry on The Salvation Army's work in Philadelphia. She walked the
Music Makes a Difference in a Child's Life
31 October 2015
The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia is determined to keep music education alive through programs and partnerships that benefit children like Briell
Cooking for a Cause
31 October 2015
For more than a decade, The Salvation Army's culinary arts job training and placement program has helped unemployed and underemployed individuals find mea