Auburn Salvation Army

Another View: Salvation Army wants you to volunteer

The Salvation Army has been serving the Auburn community for well over 20 years. Each day, more than 50 families enter through our doors to receive needed services and assistance. ...

Local Salvation Army invites all to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and one Auburn organization will be making sure that everyone in the community has a place at the table. The Auburn Salvation Army will be ...

Editor's Notebook: Newcomer or not, civics comes alive in Leadership class

I’ve said it before and I’ll probably say it again: Whether you’re new to town or a lifelong resident, the Auburn Area Chamber of Commerce’s “Leadersh ...

Reader input: Glad stolen meat was recovered

I just read about the man named Jeff Holzman arrested on Thursday for stealing $5,000 dollars’ worth of meat that the Salvation Army bought from 4-H kids that they were stori ...

$5,000 in meat stolen from Auburn Salvation Army

Sometime between Friday morning and Wednesday afternoon, about $5,000 worth of meat was stolen from a freezer at the Auburn Salvation Army. The nine boxes that were taken are estim ...

Community Dinner welcomes all

For Angela Atteberry, the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner showcases the special qualities of Auburn. “There are a lot of aspects to it I enjoy,” said Atteberry ...

Auburn locals find ways to give

For some Auburn residents, giving to others this holiday season is as simple as ringing a bell or shopping for toys. The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation and the Auburn Salvation ...

Another View: Remembering heroes of war and at home

Watching on national news, I was proud that friends of mine, Northern California residents and WWII veterans Frank Kageta, Norm Kamada, Leo Hosoda and Jim Iso, were honored with fe ...

Salvation Army paying $15,000 more in community services

The Auburn Salvation Army said it could have to start turning those in need away if its resources continue to decline. Major Ralph Jiminez, with the Auburn Salvation Army, said the ...

Community garden expected to save Salvation Army $40,000

A group of Auburn volunteers are getting their hands dirty tending a community garden, and local food closets are reaping the benefits, which include a $40,000 savings. The Aubu ...

Food drive to help ‘stamp out hunger’

Local letter carriers and aid groups are asking the community to help feed the hungry by donating food Saturday. Last year post offices in Auburn, Newcastle and Foresthill collect ...

Another View: Local nonprofits make wishes for new year

With a new year upon on us, a few local nonprofit organization leaders have shared what they hope to accomplish in 2011. A better economy Ken Tokutomi, chairman of the Auburn Sa ...

Our View: Many are the ways to help our community

Many people are buying gifts this holiday season, and looking for small and big ways to give back to the community and help others. This year, focus on the Auburn area, whenever y ...

Our View: Canal deaths point out need to help homeless

Another victim recently drowned in Auburn’s Wise Canal, the sixth since January 2009. Not coincidentally, it was another homeless man. Richard Hill, 50, a transient who had ju ...

Men cultivate garden of eatin’

They call themselves the League of Ordinary Gentlemen. But they’re making an extraordinary contribution to the community. In the past year, Virgil Traynor, Bart Ruud and a group ...