Christin Thieme

coffee farmer

Brewing Hope

Vu Pham Hoang, 28, grew up on a coffee farm in Pleiku. Located in central Vietnam, Pleiku was strategically important during the Vietnam War as the main cent... Read More

The equality paradox

A sleek campus in a suburban area outside of Chicago once served as the center of operations for an oil company, but now houses The Salvation Army’s Central Ter... Read More
Outside view of rundown building

Circus to sex work

As a young Nepali girl, Sarai loved the circus. Daring acrobatics, elephant tricks, and glitzy, colorful costumes made it glamorous. At 13, Sarai joined t... Read More
Ribbon cutting in Hawaii at Kroc Center

Aloha, Kroc

Somewhere over the rainbow, in the unincorporated and developing community of Kapolei, Hawaii, a $133 million Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps and Communi... Read More