Northern Division: Serving every county in Minnesota and North Dakota

Army In Action

See firsthand who we are and what we do – through blog posts, articles, photos and video. It’s more than news – it’s the Army in Action.

Use the tabs below to view different types of content from across Minnesota and North Dakota. Or, select your local community above for more stories.

Backpack giveaway for back to school

Brainerd Lakes Area backpack giveaway Aug. 17 – 18

The Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army will give away backpacks and school supplies this Thursday and Friday to help offset the expense of sending kids back to school...

August 17, 2017 | Press Releases

State Fair Parking at The Salvation Army Booth Brown House

Volunteer, earn a free ticket to the MN State Fair

Have fun, support a good cause and earn a free ticket to The Minnesota State Fair, all in a few hours...

August 17, 2017 | Press Releases

backpacks donated to SA by The Mike Zimmer Foundation

MN Vikings coach Mike Zimmer visits The Salvation Army, donates backpacks

The Mike Zimmer Foundation donates backpacks filled with school supplies to students at The Salvation Army....

August 16, 2017 | Press Releases

Cashier at Salvation Army Stores smiles as she helps customer

St. Cloud Salvation Army Family Store up for sale

The St. Cloud Salvation Army Family Store is up for sale, but it's business as usual for now. The sale will not impact Salvation Army services and programs...

August 3, 2017 | Press Releases

Salvation Army serving food at Veterans StandDown

Salvation Army supports StandDown for Veterans

The Salvation Army is supporting veterans at the 2017 StandDown for Veterans event at Fort Snelling in St. Paul...

August 1, 2017 | Press Releases

High school student works with teacher

Meet the 2017 Linden Scholarship winners

Meet the 2017 winners of the Pearl S. Linden Scholarship, as they prepare to head off to college in the fall...

July 12, 2017 | Press Releases

Hand turning up a thermostat

State funds depleted, HeatShare steps up

The Salvation Army is responding to twice as many requests as usual for emergency utility assistance, as state funds are depleted...

June 19, 2017 | Press Releases

box of school supplies

St. Cloud in desperate need of school supplies

The Salvation Army needs your help to make sure local children have the backpacks and school supplies they need in the fall, as it anticipates serving 1,000 more kids than last year.

June 14, 2017 | Press Releases

Duluth leaders to retire, new officers Minn. natives

After 30 years of service in the Salvation Army Majors Bill and Betsy Cox will retire June 26, moving to the shores of Lake Michigan. They have served in Duluth since 2011...

June 14, 2017 | Press Releases

water bottles

These safety tips could save your life

We believe preparedness is the first step to keeping your family safe. The time to prepare for a disaster isn’t when the storm begins to grow. The time to prepare is now, so we've made it easier than ever to do so...

June 14, 2017 | Press Releases

Grand Forks $10k donation envelope

Grand Forks receives $10k donation with a twist

An anonymous donor gave $10,000 to The Salvation Army in Grand Forks over the weekend. Believe it or not, two other nonprofits also received anonymous $10,000 gifts...

June 13, 2017 | Press Releases

Emergency Disaster Services training program

Salvation Army Disaster training in Devils Lake

The Salvation Army Service Extension unit in Devils Lake will host an Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) training session in June. If you have ever wanted to assist during a disaster, now is the time to learn more about how you can help...

June 13, 2017 | Press Releases

Page 1 of 1712345...10...Last »