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Local stories of what is happening with The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji & Tonga.

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Salvation Army needs your help this Red Shield Appeal

27 Mar | 2017

The Salvation Army is offering people the chance to enlist for an hour or more to support its fight to help vulnerable New Zealanders.

New Zealand policies off track

8 Feb | 2017

New Zealand has gone off track in key social areas and needs government to urgently address failing social policies, The Salvation Army says in its latest State of Nation report.

Commissioners Andy and Yvonne Westrupp

New leaders call for a relevant Salvation Army

7 Feb | 2017

A challenge for Salvationists to adapt their approach so God’s message makes sense to those ‘who desperately need Jesus Christ’.

Salvationist Shortlisted for NZer of the Year

31 Jan | 2017

Major Campbell Roberts says being shortlisted for New Zealander of the Year is a recognition of The Salvation Army and its good work.

Red Shield Appeal nets Davey Award

20 Jan | 2017

The Salvation Army was recently recognised with a prestigious international advertising award. The ‘Falling’ Red Shield Appeal advert won a Gold Davey Award for best not-for-profit commercial.

New Zealand honours servant leaders

13 Dec | 2016

It was a bittersweet occasion—with plenty of laughter and tears—as Commissioners Robert and Janine Donaldson were farewelled for overseas service by family and friends.

Territory welcomes newest officers

12 Dec | 2016

What better time to commission officers with the sessional name of ‘Joyful Intercessors’ than Advent!

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The prison gate: revolving door or second chance?

7 Dec | 2016

A new Salvation Army report says changes must be made to how prisoners re-enter society for New Zealanders to feel safe and secure in their homes and communities.

Salvation Army emergency services staff from Blenheim serve the Ward community

Salvation Army responds after earthquake

23 Nov | 2016

After a magnitude 7.8 earthquake early on 14 November The Salvation Army has been providing support for those affected.

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Robin Raymond- Territorial Media Officer
Email: Robin Raymond
Phone: +64 4 802 6269 ext 24274
Cell: 021 270 3683

Major Christina Tyson
Phone: +64 4 802 6269 ext 24270
Cell: 027 491 0027
Email: Christina