Your gift today can change a life!

Our goal is to help people struggling through job loss, addiction or crises
move from need to self-sufficiency.

Did you know?

  • For the single mom who just lost her job and can't afford to put a meal on the table for her family, we provide supplemental food assistance and nutritional meals.
  • For the man or woman who is long-term underemployed and is living day to day hoping to keep the lights and heat on, we provide utility and rent assistance.
  • For the parent who can't make ends meet, we provide a safe, nurturing, educational environment for their children from infant to preschool.

We can't do it alone, though!  Your financial partnership can help us continue to meet the needs of our community throughout the entire year.

Whether you prefer to donate your time, talents or resources, there a number of excellent ways to show your support to the Salvation Army. The following are ways you can support The Capital Area Salvation Army today:


Monetary donations

Monetary donations are used to support the work of your local Salvation Army. Gifts can also be designated to specific programming. You can donate online here or you can mail a check to 525 N. Pennsylvania Avenue Lansing, MI 48912.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving allows you to enhance your financial gifts by taking advantage of tax benefits. Multiple options are available that provide positive financial rewards to you and your loved ones. To learn more, click here.

Donate Goods

We are always looking for items to help in our various programs. By purchasing items off our donation lists, you would help us reach out to the community and off set the cost of directly purchasing them. To learn more about what we need, click here.


Volunteers are the backbone of The Capital Area Salvation Army. Our volunteers are a diverse group of people that are committed to the success of the organization and enhance the effectiveness of all of our programs and services. To learn more, click here.

Matching Gifts

Many companies and organizations provide matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. This could be doubling and tripling of your gift to The Salvation Army. To see if your employer is on the list, click here.

Host a Drive

We are always looking for organizations, businesses or groups that would be willing to host a drive for The Salvation Army. This could be a personal needs drive, diaper/formula drive or food drive. For more information, contact Jon Curtis at 517-482-9715