After 10 Years, a Family Reconnects for Good

Do you remember when we shared the story of Henry Williams and how he was miraculously rescued from the streets on one of the “polar vortex” days last…

Groundbreaking on new Freedom Center

Despite the overcast sky and intermittent rain, the atmosphere was celebratory as The Salvation Army officially broke ground on its new Freedom Center at Christiana and Chicago avenues…

Our Future Campus

For more than 70 years, The Salvation Army’s Harbor Light Center on the Near West Side of Chicago has provided comprehensive recovery services and treatment for people seeking…

A wrong turn, a life saved, and a mission to help others.

On the first night of the recent polar vortex in Chicago, Henry Williams went to sleep outside a CVS delivery door. High on heroin and inadequately protected from…

Freedom Center Groundbreaking

Join Lt. Colonel Ralph Bukiewicz, Metropolitan Divisional Commander for The Salvation Army; Alderman Walter Burnett, Jr., 27th Ward; and other civic leaders for the official groundbreaking of The…