growth

The Barefoot Approach

Tucked into the village of Tilonia in Rajasthan, India, is a school that is redefining what it means to receive an education and breaking down barriers for rura... Read More

Building people

Everyone believes that they know what and how children should become educated, and act unafraid in sharing that information. That includes me. Yet differing ... Read More
Stephen Ritz of the Green Bronx Machine

Greening Education

What if happy meals resulted in happy kids and a happier, healthier world? What if students were able to grow them in schools? Our Green Bronx Machine is a non-... Read More
Skyscraper

Addict to attorney

With nowhere to go but The Salvation Army, Tracy Hughes makes the most of his recovery. My mother and father were divorced when I was very young. I was raise... Read More

Welcome home

A big challenge veterans face is reintegration into society and although government help is available, some need an extra push to be able to move forward wi... Read More
People surfing during sunset

Surfing and salvation

When The Salvation Army invited world-renowned surf photographer Aaron Chang to an event, he never expected it to change his life. And yet, it did just that... Read More
Builders with kids

Building success in character

In a room with nothing more than a table and chair, not a single distraction existed for the 4 to 6-year-old child. Nothing, except the marshmallow. The fluffy... Read More
Person stretching in front of water

Human dignity

Rooted in the capacity to give and receive love It was a “self-evident” truth to Thomas Jefferson and the other founders of the United States that “all men a... Read More
kids exercising

Kroc Fit Kids

Fighting childhood obesity Kids get active during field trips to the San Diego Kroc Center. The Salvation Army’s Kroc Center in San Diego developed Kroc ... Read More