East Africa is facing its worst drought in 60 years, affecting more than 11 million people. Refugee camps in Kenya and Ethiopia are receiving some 3,000 new refugees every day, as families flee from famine-stricken and war-torn areas. Officials warn that 800,000 children could die of malnutrition across the East African nations of Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Kenya. The Salvation Army, which has been working in the region since 1921, is using its local knowledge and personnel to a numbe...
Artist Joey Ellis has designed a shirt to help raise funding and awareness for those affected by the disasters. The "Major Joe" T-shirt is a reminder that even in these uncertain times, you can be sure that The Salvation Army will be there with its sleeves rolled up, ready to help where it's needed most.