As lava flows toward Hawaii town, Salvation Army is prepared to help
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According to the Weather Channel, hot, molten lava from the Kilauea volcano is slowing creeping toward 900 homes in the city of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Thankfully, Salvation Army personnel are already prepared to respond with food and water for displaced residents, emergency management workers and volunteers through the use of our mobile kitchen – called a “canteen.”

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“When disaster strikes, your generosity strikes back.”

Submitted by on November 2, 2012 – 2 Comments

That’s the tagline of another beautiful public service announcement airing on national television right now, produced by the Richards Group for The Salvation Army.

And, we mean it.

There’s not much we can do for disaster survivors – except pray – without your financial support.

Every dollar you give is put to good use providing food, shelter, and kindness to people who are facing tremendous loss.

For more on what The Salvation Army is doing to care for survivors up and down the East Coast, please click here to read the latest news and information on our national blog site.

If you would like to support The Salvation Army’s Sandy relief and recovery efforts, there are a few ways in which you can donate:
— Online: Visit
— By Phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY (1-800-725-2769).
— Text-to-Give: Text the word STORM to 80888, and confirming the donation with the word, “Yes.”*
— By Mail: Checks may be designated and made out to:
The Salvation Army Disaster Services Center
PO BOX 1959
Atlanta, GA 30301

Thank you for what you do to help survivors press on and start over. God bless you.


  • Kathy Lovin says:

    Thank you Ariel! We’re so happy to help. God bless you!

  • Ariel Hessing says:

    When families need your help, and you want to make the greatest difference, seek to become part of the change that you envision.
    Wherever there is pain and suffering in America, the Salvation Army is there to help make things better, and you can be too. They have a great organization. You can always get to where your help is most needed. We can do it together. Volunteer today, and make their just cause your own.