Media & Web Contacts for The Salvation Army Florida Division:

Tracy Cartagena

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Doing Good 365 Days a Year

Salvation Army and Panthers
Thank you The Florida Panthers for hosting 1,000 “hurricane heroes” at home opener and generous support of The Salvation Army. “It’s amazing to see, not only the generosity, but the spirit and camaraderie of the Panthers,̶[...]
Hurricane Irma
nt Volunteers are needed at The Salvation Army’s state disaster warehouse in Tampa to prepare disaster relief items for distribution across Florida. When: Saturday, September 23 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Where: The Salvation Army Disaster Warehous[...]
Be a Bellringer
Original Post Excerpt Courtesy of Katherine Bellamy  1.  Start a Family Tradition So many families try to volunteer during the holidays to instill the value of giving back to the community in their children.  Ringing a bell is a great way to introduc[...]
Original Post can be found at: http://bit.ly/2dAshM1 October 08, 2016 Randi-lyn Farrell | Randi-lyn.Farrell@uss.salvationarmy.org | (813) 340-8465 New Smyrna Beach, Fla (October 8, 2016) – After evacuating from their Oak Hill home, the Vaughn family [...]
October 08, 2016 Jeffrey Jellets | jeff.jellets@uss.salvationarmy.org Florida Division The Salvation Army Florida Division has deployed 30 canteens today to begin providing food and hydration to communities affected by Hurricane Matthew.  In addition[...]
October 06, 2016 Piper LeJeune | Piper.LeJeune@uss.salvationarmy.org Atlanta, GA – Salvation Army disaster units from Florida to North Carolina are mobilizing to respond to Hurricane Matthew, a powerful hurricane, that has already caused widesp[...]
Original Post can be found at: http://bit.ly/2dt29Sd Written by: Dulcinea Kimrey | dulcinea.kimrey@uss.salvationarmy.org | (813) 340-8465 Miami (Oct. 4, 2016) – Salvation Army units across South Florida are prepared and on stand-by ready to help resi[...]
Throughout the year — especially during storm season — it’s important to be prepared for an emergency. Begin assembling an emergency kit, and start with these 8 items: Food — at least a three-day supply of nonperishable food, and a can opener if need[...]
Major Durham
Original Post can be found on the Disaster website here. September 03, 2016 Lindsay Crossland | lindsay.crossland@uss.salvationarmy.org Members of The Salvation Army’s Emotional and Spiritual Care (ESC) team offer some of the Army’s most valuable res[...]
Original Post can be found on the Disaster website here. September 01, 2016 Lindsay Crossland | lindsay.crossland@uss.salvationarmy.org | (727) -40-3-77 Tampa Bay, FL (September 1, 2016) –  While Hermine swirls through the Gulf of Mexico, Salvation A[...]