Help Us Help Others

Volunteer During the Holidays

We offer many ways to get involved during November and December to help us help those most in need this holiday season. Help us make the holidays for those less fortunate bright, please click here for flyers and other details.

Host a Food Drive

Help feed hungry men, women and children by conducting a food drive at work, school, church, or in your neighborhood.

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Grant an Emergency Materials Wish

We are in need of emergency material donations of furniture, bedding, and food. Please click here for details.

Greater Hartford Women's Auxiliary

The purpose of The Salvation Army Greater Hartford Women’s Auxiliary is to support the work and programs of The Salvation Army. It is their goal to improve the lives of persons in need in our local area. Their members share their time, talent, and treasure by paying dues, making donations of cash and goods, volunteering with programs and working on, and attending fundraising events. More...

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Please Email ( or call (860) 543-8413 Yazmin Cruz, our Human Services Manager, if interested in volunteering, or fill out our Contact Us form by clicking here. Please specify in your message that you would like to volunteer in Greater Hartford and for what opportunity. For any and all volunteerism, we thank you!

Hartford Citadel

Spiritual and social development programming for children and adults, including a Sunday meal program and music instruction. More...

Hartford North End Corps

Spiritual, social, educational, and recreational opportunities are offered to enhance empowering individuals and the family. More...

Hartford Temple (Spanish Worship)

Spiritual and social programs for children and adults. Worship services are in Spanish. More...

Laotian Corps (Laotian Worship)

Sunday worship services spoken in Laotian. More...

Marshall House

Provides temporary sheltering and counseling for families and single women, helping them to transition into permanent housing. Also housed in the shelter are the Homeless Prevention, Rapid Re-Housing, Supportive Housing, and Overflow Shelter Programs. More...

The Right Place - Preschool Learning Centers

A NAEYC-accredited program for 150 children ages three to five. Two Centers in Hartford celebrate the concept that each child is unique, preparing each one for kindergarten success. More...

Human Services Bureau (HSB)

The Human Services Bureau provides Case Management, Food Pantry, Operation Fuel, Summer Youth Camp Experiences, Parents Second Time Around, as well as Holiday Opportunities for Greater Hartford. More...

Serving Greater Hartford Since 1896!

The Salvation Army’s Greater Hartford Area Services offers a variety of programs and services throughout Greater Hartford. Within the Greater Hartford area, The Salvation Army serves children, adults, and seniors. Many of the people served are English speaking, but there are also those whose primary languages are Spanish, Laotian, Thai, Russian, Vietnamese, and more.

Recent News

The Salvation Army Right Place Grads

Salvation Army's Right Place Students Take Their First Steps in Their Scholastic Journey

On August 4th, The Salvation Army's The Right Place in Hartford proudly celebrated the graduation...


Getting Back on Track, Doing the Most Good

Patricia Jean Lewis was brought up Catholic, but never had a close relationship with God. In her early twenties, she was living in Bristol, CT and working as a waitress. Introduced to a life of addiction by a boyfriend...

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Inspiration and Redemption

Inspiration was a key word for Redemption, the fashion show fund raiser for The Salvation Army on Sept. 24. There was inspiration for fashion as a number of designers put on a runway show featuring their creations made entirely of...

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Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Doing The Most Good!

Whether it's embracing the homeless, uplifting the abused or abandoned, training and mentoring the disadvantaged, providing character building programs for youth, or assisting the displaced or elderly, The Salvation Army's goal remains the same: serving the most people, meeting the most needs, DOING THE MOST GOOD!

Our Area Services Headquarters

Hartford Temple Corps

217 Washington Street, Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 543-8413 / Fax: (860) 520-8439


Serving: Bloomfield, East Hartford, Elmwood, Hartford, Newington, Poquonock, West Hartford, Wethersfield, and Windsor.

Divisional Secretary

Major Roger E. Duperree, Jr.

Major Roger E. Duperree, Jr.

Greater Hartford Area Services Office Manager

Yazmin Cruz
If you would like to volunteer, please call:
(860) 543-8413

Support The Greater Hartford Area Services Salvation Army

Text GIVEGRH to 71777 or click the Red Kettle Below!

Make a Donation Online  

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Help Us Help Others

Whether you contribute financially, donate goods, give your time, or support us through social media, with your help, The Salvation Army's Greater Hartford Area Services can continue to reach out to individuals and families to offer a hand-up, not a hand-out. Please contact us if interested in supporting our efforts or if you are in need of assistance.

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Greater Hartford Area Services

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