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December 08, 2012
Fraudsters stretch Salvation Army resources

As the Salvation Army struggles to absorb an almost doubling in demand for assistance, officials said fraudsters pretending to be unemployed and in need continue to take advantage of the organization. "They show up and say they don't have any food, they have five children, they're not working [when in fact] they don't have any children and they are working," said Division Commander Major Lester Fe...

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November 30, 2013
From kitchen star to Salvation Army chef

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) --
Jeff Ansorge once commanded a staff of 17 and made around $80,000 a year as executive chef at a posh downtown Minneapolis restaurant where a 24-ounce dry aged Porterhouse steak goes for $48. But he gave it all up to become the head cook of a Salvation Army soup kitchen, where the meals are free. Now he brings his culinary skills to bear making salmon, ribs and stews for the...

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December 19, 2012
The Baha Mar Challenge Matches Donations to Salvation Army

Nassau, The Bahamas - In this time of renewal and giving, Baha Mar launches its 3rd annual Baha Mar Challenge with the Salvation Army. During the Challenge, which runs from December 15 through December 31, 2012, Baha Mar will match donations dollar-for-dollar up to $10,000 to the Salvation Army.

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December 20, 2012
Salvation Army gets uch Needed top-up for Their Pantry

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- The Grand Bahama Salvation Army was very pleased to receive such a large donation, collected by the Grand Bahama Shipyard, from the GB community.† The items were collected over several weeks from Butler's, Cost Right, Sawyers, and Solomon's by the GBS Apprentices at the yard.

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January 13, 2016
RBC Royal Bank sponsors 5,000 to Salvation Army annual luncheon

Over 750 individuals benefited from the recent $5,000 sponsorship by RBC Royal Bank to The Salvation Army's annual Christmas luncheon. Each participant received a hot holiday meal and a pre-packaged food hamper.
"This partnership and annual event are very special to us at RBC. I am honored to represent RBC Royal Bank in expressing our gratitude for this opportunity to invest in our community," sai...

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February 16, 2016
Salvation Army presents NEMA with refrigerators and stoves for hurricane relief

The Salvation Army presented the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) with 19 refrigerators and 19 stoves for residents who lost household items during the passage of Category 4 Hurricane Joaquin through the Central and Southeast Bahamas in October 2015.

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February 15, 2016
Salvation Army presents NEMA with refrigerators and stoves for hurricane relief

The Salvation Army presented the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) with 19 refrigerators and 19 stoves for residents who lost household items during the passage of Category 4 Hurricane Joaquin through the Central and Southeast Bahamas in October 2015.

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December 19, 2013
Salvation Army hosts annual senior luncheon

HUNDREDS of senior citizens and low income families were treated to food, fun and fellowship yesterday at the Salvation Armyís annual Community Seniors Luncheon...

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January 12, 2016
Prime Minister Christie lauds Salvation Army and its volunteers

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie applauded the work of the Salvation Army in The Bahamas and recognised those volunteering in it, especially those serving on its board, for their role in nation building.

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December 17, 2015
Remarks by Social Services Minister Melanie Griffin at Salvation Army Community & Seniors Luncheon

It is my pleasure to be able join the Salvation Army family at this annual luncheon. I am always grateful to be asked to attend this event, even though Iím starting to suspect that Iím not really invited as a special guest but as the leader of the Christmas Carol sing-a-long.

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