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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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#InvestInFutures by supporting quality after school programs

Submitted by on August 22, 2014 – No Comment

Some kids spend the hours between the end of their school day and the end of mom and dad’s work day getting into unproductive behaviors.

The Afterschool Alliance advocates for quality programs that guide and mold kids during those crucial hours.

Use the zip code finder in the upper right of this page to find the nearest Salvation Army character building program, day camp, music and arts program, or youth ministry.

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Here’s what parents can look forward to when their kids spend their time well after school:
:: Scores in subjects like math, science and language arts improve
:: Risky behaviors like drugs, sex, drinking, etc., decline
:: Kids who are most at risk also gain the most!
:: Supporting after-school programs stems future spending on crime-related costs

Thanks for helping us #InvestInFutures!


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