Salvation Army

Omaha
1:00 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Salvation Army begins Tree of Lights campaign as need for assistance jumps

Salvation Army of Omaha officials say more than 170,000 people received food, utility, and other types of assistance through the organization last year.

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General News
5:06 am
Fri March 23, 2012

Demand for Youth Services is on the Rise at Salvation Army Centers

A recent survey released by the Salvation Army found 56% of Salvation Army Youth Programs are operating at or beyond their capacity.

Susan Eustice, Director of Public Relations for Salvation Army Omaha, says the survey covered more than 80 cities, including Omaha.  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.  Eustice says Omaha North Corps has been especially busy.

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