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Salvation Army opens assistance center for wildfire survivors in Weed, CA
September 18, 2014 – | No Comment

In coordination with the City of Weed, CalFire, and local law enforcement, The Salvation Army opened a center for survivors of the Boles Fire where they can receive clothing, food, household goods, and other items. The address of The Salvation Army’s assistance center is:
550 Park Street
Weed, CA 96094-2358

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Southwest fire storm disaster update

Submitted by on June 9, 2011 – No Comment

A good looking canteen!

As of Wednesday morning June, the Wallow in Arizona fire had burned approximately 390,000 acres and seemed to be holding.

A Salvation Army team is preparing and serving three meals a day for evacuees at the Red Cross shelter in Lakeside, Arizona; and plans to continue offering these services as long as the shelter is in operation, according to Jim Puza, Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services Director.

Another Salvation Army response team left Las Vegas this morning (Thursday) with a mobile kitchen and support truck carrying food and water for approximately 3,000 more meals.

Additional teams are on standby and supplies are available if needed.

The Salvation Army is grateful for the generous donations of food and time from businesses and individuals in the community to help meet the needs of evacuees and responders.

:: Click here to read more about the fabulous Salvation Army mobile kitchen (also called a ‘canteen’) from Las Vegas.

~~ This post was written by Deborah Stekl Knutson ~~

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