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PM pledges support for the Red Shield Appeal

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has stated his support for the 2015 Red Shield Appeal as The Salvation Army celebrates 150 years worldwide.

“Described by some as Christianity with its sleeves rolled up, The Salvation Army has been synonymous with compassion and the relief of suffering ever since it started,” said Mr Abbott.

The Salvation Army in Australia assists more than one million Australians every year, made possible through donations to the annual Red Shield Appeal.

“I encourage everyone to be generous and get behind the Salvos,” he said.. 

Watch the Prime Minister’s address below.

PM pledges his support for the Red Shield Appeal

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