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2016 Rose Parade

Reflecting on the life of Lieutenant Colonel Alida Bosshardt

"Serving God is serving people. Serving people is serving God". See other news here.


Volunteers don't necessarily have the time, they simply have the heart.

Ways to Donate

See the many ways that you can support our neighbors in need.

1-800-SA-TRUCK (1-800-728-7825)

Schedule a FREE pick up or find a drop off location online. Or find a donation trailer.


Find a program that fits your needs.

702 W. Taylor St.
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 298-7600

The San Jose ARC provides a clean wholesome environment where men enter into a recovery program and learn independence from drugs, alcohol, and receive emotional assistance.

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Emmanuel House
405 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 282-1175

The Emmanuel House is open to the public 365 days a year providing:

  • Hot fresh food to the public
  • Emergency shelter for homeless men
  • Transitional housing with case management for men with employment.
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Senior Activities
359 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 282-1165

There's lots to do at the Senior Activity Center!

  • Nutritious lunch served every weekday in the dining room.
  • Bingo every Tuesday and Friday
  • Zumba Dance Excercises
  • Weekly worship & bible studies
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Senior Activities
Santa Clara
(408) 247-4588

San Jose
(408) 998-2064

Thousands of children enjoy fresh air, exercise and new friendships in The Salvation Army Youth Programs. The camping experience is more than just a pleasant vacation. Thanks to your support, these programs can bring joy into a childs life for the first time.

  • Redwood Glen Summer Camp
  • Summer Day Camps
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Troop Activities
  • Music & Song
  • Fitness
  • After School (ASK)
Family Services
359 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
Room 202
(408) 282-1165

Low income families and individuals who qualify can receive assistance from our Family Services department. Please come in person to our office at Room 202 and ask the receptionist for an application.

We provide help in the following areas:
  • Groceries
  • Bus Passes
  • Rent/Deposit Assistance
  • Utility Bill Assistance
  • Clothing Vouchers
  • And more
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Emergency & Disaster Services News

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After more than 13 days of continuous service to communities in North Texas hit by the December 26 tornadoes, The Salvation Army is beginning the transition from emergency relief to long term recovery. Read More
The Arkansas-Oklahoma Division of The Salvation Army is continuing to respond to those affected by the December 26/27 storm that brought severe winter weather and flooding across the two states. Read More
To help address the growing needs of residents impacted by the Flint Water Crisis, The Salvation Army of Genesee County is expanding its service to the community and providing an opportunity for Salvation Army supporters across the nation to help fund vital response efforts.Read More
While the danger from winter weather varies across the country, nearly all Americans, regardless of where they live, are likely to face some type of severe winter weather at some point in their lives. Read More




We Appreciate You

On behalf of all of us at The Salvation Army, we thank you for your kind donations and we are grateful to all of you who volunteered to help those in need in 2015. We would love to hear from you! What was your experience as a volunteer?

Share your experience and inspire others to follow in your footsteps!


Contact Us

Other locations
359 N. 4th Street
San Jose, CA 95112
San Jose Map
Office: (408) 282-1165
Fax: (408) 286-8784

Question? Please email us here.

Other locations
3090 Homestead Rd.
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Santa Clara Citadel Map
Office: (408) 247-4588
Fax: (408) 556-9116

Question? Please email us here.

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