Entries by Dave

Press Release – 25.02.2021 Human Trafficking is Hidden in Plain Sight

  PRESS RELEASE Human Trafficking is Hidden in Plain Sight. February 25th, 2021 – “Shine a Light on Slavery” Day   Globally, over 40 million* people suffer from exploitation. Be it sexual exploitation, forced labour, minor trafficking, forced marriages or other forms of human trafficking, the victims of the phenomenon end up profoundly traumatized and, […]

Digital Hope and Love for Christmas Angels

In a year of a pandemic, new challenges rose to the challenge for a young Salvation Army in Romania and its Angel Tree Campaign. Limiting contact with each other, meeting an increasing need for assistance and decreases in giving due to the overwhelming uncertainty week to week, we had our 5 major goals for Angel […]

Shine a Light on Slavery Day

Since the beginning of humanity, people have been bought, sold, and enslaved by other people. But one of the great collective triumphs of our world has been our ability to end slavery. Slaves themselves, along with people of faith, were at the forefront of challenging this evil practice. Born out of the belief that even […]

A Christmas Message from Captains Ionel & Roxana Sandu

Greetings from Romania, On behalf of my wife and I, we wish a wonderful Christmas to you and your family. Romania exists because of a vision made into reality almost 20 years ago, and we couldn’t exist without the support from our communities, partners, volunteers, soldiers and officers. What a wonderful gift and friendship. This […]

First Christmas Message from General Brian Peddle

HOPE and transformation found in a personal relationship with Jesus are the hallmarks of General Brian Peddle’s first Christmas message as world leader of The Salvation Army. In his video address – available on his Facebook page (www.facebook.com/GeneralBPeddle), YouTube and downloadable from Vimeo – he speaks of Jesus, who he describes as ‘all about justice, […]

EMAS Shares Christmas at Bucharest Shelter

The Salvation Army Mobile Team delivered bags of Christmas gifts to the homeless shelter in Bucharest last night. Inside each bag were supplies for those currently living in the shelter and warm soup and coffee or tea. These individuals have a wide variety of stories and backgrounds who have found hope, refuge and warmth on these […]