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Ultra-endurance athlete Jason P Lester runs to support Christmas for kids
December 12, 2014 – | Comments Off
Ultra-endurance athlete Jason P Lester runs to support Christmas for kids

Jason P. Lester is an not just an elite athlete, he’s an ultra-endurance athlete. To give you a sense of what that means, he just ran 2,600 miles across the Great Wall of China in 83 days! He’s using his incredible training and stamina for good by running non-stop run for 72-plus hours to raise toys and funds to support Christmas for kids in need in Hawaii.

Find your local Salvation Army Angel Tree website!
November 21, 2014 – | Comments Off
Find your local Salvation Army Angel Tree website!

Like all giving to The Salvation Army, it’s all about local. That’s one of many things people like best about us.

When you put money in the kettle or respond to a fundraising email or letter, your gift stays in your community to care for people who struggling to make ends meet.

As lava flows toward Hawaii town, Salvation Army is prepared to help
October 30, 2014 – | Comments Off
As lava flows toward Hawaii town, Salvation Army is prepared to help

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.”

Help The Salvation Army in Hawaii prepare for Hurricanes Iselle & Julio
August 7, 2014 – | Comments Off
Help The Salvation Army in Hawaii prepare for Hurricanes Iselle & Julio

As Hurricane Iselle prepares to make landfall on the big island of Hawaii with Hurricane Julio close behind, The Salvation Army is making preparations to serve impacted communities on Hawaii, Maui, Molokai, Oahu and Kauai.

National Donut Day is a mere 4 days away!
June 2, 2014 – | Comments Off
National Donut Day is a mere 4 days away!

It’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to wear on Friday, June 6 for National Donut Day. I’d recommend something with an elastic waistband. Just a thought.

Celebrate Valentine’s weekend with tea at historic Wai’oli in Honolulu
February 13, 2014 – | Comments Off
Celebrate Valentine’s weekend with tea at historic Wai’oli in Honolulu

The Salvation Army owns and operates the historic Wai’Oli Tea Room in the gorgeous Manoa Valley area of Honolulu. Dedicated in 1922, the tea room was built as part of The Salvation Army’s Girls’ Home program to teach young women marketable job skills. The Wai’oli Tea Room was added to the National Register of Historic Places by the National Park Service in 1988.

Salvation Army in RMI gives basics: food, companionship and love
August 29, 2013 – | Comments Off
Salvation Army in RMI gives basics: food, companionship and love

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) is beautiful but poverty is a very real and chronic problem for its people. The Salvation Army has been in RMI for almost 30 years helping build communities and caring for the physical and spiritual needs of the islanders.

Learning to love urban missions at Salvation Army’s Revolution Hawaii
January 30, 2013 – | Comments Off
Learning to love urban missions at Salvation Army’s Revolution Hawaii

The Salvation Army has a year-long discipleship program in Honolulu called Revolution Hawaii, or RevHI. Participants must be totally committed to the Army’s mission of winning souls, equipping saints, and serving suffering humanity. John Sacson is a recent participant in RevHI and gave an account of his experience to Jason Leighton in this short video.