Salvation Army http://kios.org en Salvation Army begins Tree of Lights campaign as need for assistance jumps http://kios.org/post/salvation-army-begins-tree-lights-campaign-need-assistance-jumps <p></p><p>Salvation Army of Omaha officials say more than 170,000 people received food, utility, and other types of assistance through the organization last year.</p><p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 21829 at http://kios.org Demand for Youth Services is on the Rise at Salvation Army Centers http://kios.org/post/demand-youth-services-rise-salvation-army-centers <p>A recent survey released by the Salvation Army found 56% of Salvation Army Youth Programs are operating at or beyond their capacity.</p><p>Susan Eustice, Director of Public Relations for Salvation Army Omaha, says the survey covered more than 80 cities, including Omaha.&nbsp; Results show that more than 80 percent of youth programs saw an increase in demand from children and families in the past year, due to unemployment issues and funding cuts.&nbsp; Eustice says Omaha North Corps has been especially busy.</p> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 10:06:06 +0000 Cheril Lee 10211 at http://kios.org Demand for Youth Services is on the Rise at Salvation Army Centers