Empire State Division EDS Serves at Multi-Agency Resource Center in Response to Albany Block Fire

Salvation Army - Disaster Services - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:29
Albany, New York – On Wednesday May 22, 2019, The Salvation Army Albany Area Services EDS Team participated in a Multi-Agency Resources Center (MARC) at the request of the City of Albany and Capitol Region Organizations Assisting in Disasters (CROAD) in response to a large block fire that destroyed seven homes on Bradford Street in the City Sunday morning, The incident began at 5:00am Sunday at 140 Bradford Street and quickly spread through the shared walls [READ MORE]

The Salvation Army Closely Monitoring Flooding in Areas of Arkansas and Oklahoma

Salvation Army - Disaster Services - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 22:16
Oklahoma City, OK (May 22, 2019) The Salvation Army is closely monitoring flood conditions in parts of Arkansas and Oklahoma as rivers continue to rise from recent torrential rains. Flooding is currently ongoing, and more flooding is forecast in the upcoming days as rivers continue to rise. “Several rivers are already at flood stage,” says Major Ben Lawrence, Divisional Secretary for The Arkansas-Oklahoma Salvation Army. “We are closely [READ MORE]


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