When people come to The Salvation Army seeking emergency financial assistance, they receive an application to fill out. Included in the application is a voluntary questionnaire that includes just two questions.

Our ‘Brewing Hope’ series will give you insight on what assistance men, women, and children in need are seeking when they come through our doors, and what it means to them to receive a hand up and a sense of hope in their time of need.

Name: Amber

What brings you to The Salvation Army for assistance? Help with my water bill which was way too high to pay.

What does receiving assistance from The Salvation Army mean to you? It means EVERYTHING! I’ve been scraping pennies to regain water for a week now, and I thank God you helped me with restoring water for my children! God bless!

Thank you for supporting the programs and services of The Salvation Army, so we can help people like Amber find the hope they need to face another day.

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