Support Emergency Disaster Services Flood Response

On Saturday, April 12, The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services received notification to provide relief efforts and support to those residents and first responders in the Newago and Osceola Counties during recent severe storms and flooding. The White River and Muskegon River have experienced major flooding due to the large amounts of rain and severe […]

Christ is Risen Indeed!

It is Easter, and Christ has risen. Let’s celebrate this Holy Day by giving glory to God, and reveling in the truth that He gave up his only son for us to save us from sin. Today is a truly a time to reflect and pray on our relationship with God as this Lenten Season […]

In the Community: An Army of Readers

Reading is a fun and beneficial part of growing up as a child. The Salvation Army Action Group and our generous event partner Peter C. and Emajean Cook Foundation celebrates the third annual Army of Readers event to promote reading in Grand Rapids area schools. Volunteers from around the community will visit over 50 Grand […]

No Need for Translation

Music is something that, no matter the native tongue, speaks to and is understood by its listeners.  On April 13, The Salvation Army’s Norwegian Territorial Brass Band took the stage in the Performing Arts Center at the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center.   The concert, which lasted nearly two hours, contained eight different and […]

Celebrate Good Friday with The Salvation Army

The day is coming to observe the passion and death of Jesus Christ on the cross, and you can commemorate this day with The Salvation Army. You are cordially invited to join us in attending a Good Friday service on April 18th at 7:00 p.m. This service will be held at the Fulton Heights Citadel […]

Little Pine Island Camp and Retreat Center

Little Pine Island Camp is only seven miles north of Grand Rapids, Michigan—but worlds away from the typical experiences of the children we serve. Started in 1929, The Salvation Army engages over 800 kids each year with 7 weekly overnight camping sessions. Of our camper population, over 75% live below the poverty line and if […]

Professional Seminar: “Are You Really Counseling Your Clients?”

Effectiveness and ease of communication by a professional advisor in regards to a client’s charitable giving is essential. Join Jay Link, the President of Stewardship Ministries as he provides both Biblical and practical insights into charitable giving. Jay has personally trained and mentored hundreds of attorneys, accountants, money managers, and financial planners in Family Wealth […]

On Call: Emergency Disaster Services

On the morning of March 13, a vapor cloud described as a potential chemical threat emerged from the Haviland Enterprises Plant in Grand Rapids. The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster (EDS) team was called for assistance and support after several hours of environmental testing and evaluation by HASMAT crew members and local fire and police officials. […]

Music is in the Air this Spring

Free Concert There will be no need for translation when The Salvation Army’s Norwegian Territorial Brass Band takes the stage on Sunday, April 13 beginning at 3:00 p.m. The concert will be held at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, 2500 Division Avenue South in Grand Rapids. The event is free […]

Prenatal and Family Health Clinic

The Salvation Army’s Prenatal Clinic provides women and children with traditional medical care and OB/GYN services. The Clinic also offers patients a choice of either traditional prenatal care or alternative prenatal care through a “Circle of Care”. Circle of Care is a group prenatal program where women at 16-20 weeks join other women to explore […]