Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

Teachers from Sonshine Child Development Center at The Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps were honored with an appreciation luncheon.  Each Sonshine classroom has at least two teachers who also celebrated the recent student graduations.

Graduation Day

Parents and teachers celebrate with students graduating from Sonshine Child Development Center at The Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps.  Each graduate received a diploma and a back pack filled with supplies to assure they are ready for kindergarten next year.

Yellow Brick Road!

This year, as The Salvation Army celebrates 150 years of serving others in Jesus’ name, the Yellow Brick Road celebrates 25 years of “Repurpose with Purpose” in our local community! The Yellow Brick Road (YBR) has given over $5 million dollars in grant funds to non-profits all around the Peninsula during that time. The Salvation […]

National Doughnut Day

During World War I, approximately 250 Salvation Army volunteers provided assistance to our American soldiers fighting on the front lines in France starting in 1917. As the young soldiers faced physical and emotional peril amidst the fighting, female Salvation Army officers Ensign Margaret Sheldon and Adjutant Helen Purviance had the idea to comfort them with […]