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Salvation Army of Galveston County
News Release
Thursday, September 07, 2017

The Salvation Army Galveston County Provides Aid to Communities

Texas City, Texas – As the efforts of The Salvation Army Galveston County have shifted to recovery, The Salvation Army continues to provide shelter, emotional and spiritual care and staff mobile feeding units throughout Texas City, Santa Fe, League City and Dickinson, TX.

With the help of the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce and other community partners, The Salvation Army Galveston County is setting up a new distribution site at the Mall of the Mainland (between Golds Gym and old JcPenney). Clothing, cleaning supplies, food and other donations will be available to those affected by Hurricane Harvey.  Doors will be open on Thursday, September 7, 9am – 5pm. Open hours will change starting Saturday, Sept. 9th, 10am – 6pm.

“The Salvation Army has an “army” of personnel serving in communities impacted by the storm,” said Captain Patrick Jones, Commanding officer of The Salvation Army Galveston County. “We are your local Salvation Army and we are with you long term.”

Additionally, The Salvation Army Galveston County social service team is providing assistance to peoples applying for aid in the area and early registration for Christmas assistance. Help can be found at Mall of the Mainland (between Golds Gym and old JcPenney) Monday – Friday, 10am – 3pm. For more information call
(409) 935-1190.

Donations to support the relief work of The Salvation Army can be made online at
www.helpsalvationarmy.org, by phone at 1-800-SAL-ARMY, or checks designated “Hurricane Harvey” can be mailed to PO BOX 1959, Atlanta, GA 30301

For the most up-to-date emergency disaster services news from The Salvation Army in Texas, visit: disaster.salvationarmyusa.org and follow latest updates on Twitter @SalArmyTXEDS and at facebook.com/SalArmyTXEDS.

About The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services
“The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.” While every disaster is unique and creates its own special needs, the core of The Salvation Army's disaster program consists of several basic services. And while these services address many of the typical needs of a disaster survivor, Salvation Army disaster relief is also flexible. Our services are adapted to the specific needs of individuals and communities and scalable according to the magnitude of the disaster.




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