SALVATION ARMY APPEAL
The Salvation Army is launching its first ever winter appeal as front-line staff prepare for one of their busiest times of the year. Major PamWaugh says the current depth of poverty now appears deeply entrenched as the Army continues to focus on helping people move beyond poverty .’’In response to this reality, we have launched a winter appeal, with funds raised helping meet seasonal demand for the basics of food, warmth and shelter,’’ she says. The appeal launched on July 18. Donations can bemade at salvationarmy.org.nz/ WinterAppeal.