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Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services, Chaplains Called To Incident In Waukesha
WAUKESHA – The Salvation Army of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan was called out by Emergency Management after an incident at the Waukesha Christmas parade Sunday night.
Our Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) team is currently on the scene with our canteen (mobile feeding unit) providing food and hydration to first responders and community members. Chaplains are also on scene providing emotional and spiritual care.
We will provide more details as they become available.
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The Salvation Army annually helps more than 23 million Americans overcome poverty, addiction, and economic hardships through a range of social services. By providing food for the hungry, emergency relief for disaster survivors, rehabilitation for those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse, and clothing and shelter for people in need, The Salvation Army is doing the most good at 7,600 centers of operation around the country. In the first-ever listing of “America’s Favorite Charities” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Salvation Army ranked as the country’s largest privately funded, direct-service nonprofit. For more information, visit www.SalvationArmyUSA.org. Follow us on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS and #DoingTheMostGood.