Salvation Army Is Lending A Hand To Typhoon Victims


By Joey Martin

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) The Salvation Army is taking a hands on approach in helping victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Since 1898, the Salvation Army has served the people of the Philippines, especially during times of disaster.

Emergency Disaster Service teams have been providing essentials to those affected by the typhoon since the storm hit last Friday.

And here locally, the Twin Falls Salvation Army in doing their part in lending a helping hand.

“The Salvation Army is there to provide spiritual care and also meeting the needs of the people that have suffered there. We’ve all seen it on the news… it’s just devastation.”
Said Captain Marco Marquez of the Twin Falls Salvation Army.

If you would like to donate to the Salvation Army Typhoon relief efforts.

The organization is specifically requesting monetary donations.

They’ve set up a designated fund where 100-percent of gifts will go to Haiyan relief efforts.

You can either call 1-800-725-2769.

Or log onto

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