Entries by Jan Gunter

On Hurricane Harvey One Year Anniversary The Salvation Army Pays Tribute to Volunteers and Corporate Partners

AUSTIN, TX (August 13, 2018) – The Salvation Army continues to provide long-term recovery services to residents whose lives were forever changed after Hurricane Harvey. Making landfall as a Category 4 Hurricane in late August 2017, Harvey devastated much of the Texas coastline. The storm initially hit the Coastal Bend area causing widespread damage and […]

The Salvation Army Marks One-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Harvey

Long-term recovery to continue for years to come in affected communities along Texas coastline AUSTIN, TX (August 13, 2018) – The Salvation Army continues to provide long-term recovery services to residents whose lives were forever changed after Hurricane Harvey. Making landfall as a Category 4 Hurricane in late August 2017, Harvey devastated much of the […]

2018 Hurricane Season Begins June 1 – The Salvation Army Stands Prepared for Active Season

MEDIA RELEASE 6/1/2018 For Immediate Release Contact: Jan Gunter, Communications Director, 512-634-5910 2018 Hurricane Season Begins June 1 – The Salvation Army Stands Prepared for Active Season The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services is preparing for the possibility of an active 2018 hurricane season, officially beginning on June 1 and running through November 30. The […]

Salvation Army Staff Member, Aileen Hopkins, Honored At Austin City Council

  Aileen Hopkins, the Passages Housing Navigator for The Salvation Army Austin, was recently honored at the ECHO (Ending Community Homelessness Coalition) Meeting at Austin City Council. Aileen was recognized along with 10 other agency representatives for her dedicated work helping homeless families and individuals find housing. Aileen is a bilingual, Masters-degreed Social Worker who […]