Salvation Army Responding to Ponderosa Fire

Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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The Ponderosa Fire, which began Saturday as a result of lightning, has chased thousands of Northern California residents from their homes. Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) teams…

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5 Ways to Shop Smart at Your Next Thrift Store Trip!

Friday, August 17, 2012
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I was first introduced to thrifting as a teenager growing up in rural Pennsylvania. I can remember combing the racks of my hometown Salvation Army Family Store for…

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Tarrytown, NY: Volunteers Are Paid in (Joy) Full!

Thursday, August 16, 2012
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I once read that volunteers are paid in six figures…S-M-I-L-E-S! That’s the satisfying form of compensation Salvation Army volunteers in Tarrytown, NY received last week from local kids…

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Video: St. Louis SA Shows Thanks to Target & Volunteers

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Like any program of The Salvation Army, our annual back-to-school initiatives are made possible by the hard work and generosity of a LOT of hands and hearts. That…

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Meet Wesley, Julien & Marie: Doing the Most Good in Fond-des-Negres

Monday, August 13, 2012
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We blogged about The Salvation Army World Service Office’s (SAWSO) presence at the 19th annual International Aids Conference in Washington, DC. The event brings together 25,000 leaders, experts…

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Salvation Army Serves Sikh Community

Friday, August 10, 2012
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Thousands of mourners are expected to pay their final respects in Wisconsin today to the six victims of the Sikh Temple shooting that occurred last Sunday. U.S. Attorney…

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Salvation Army Continues to Serve Survivors/First Responders in Oklahoma

Tuesday, August 7, 2012
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Over 93,000 acres have burned in Oklahoma as a result of a wildfire that started last Friday, spurring a statewide burn ban along with a State of Emergency…

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Krispy Kreme “Stuffs the Bus” with Salvation Army!

Tuesday, August 7, 2012
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In partnership with The Salvation Army, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is offering a delicious incentive to donate to kids in need through their 2012 “Stuff the Bus” campaign. Throughout…

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It’s OK to Be “Trashy” One Night A Year For a Good Cause

Wednesday, August 1, 2012
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“Look at that trashionista wearing Glad bag couture!” Ok, so you probably wouldn’t hear those exact words at The Salvation Army Midland Division’s Inaugural Garbage Bag Gala last…

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Salvation Army Farm Hosts Olympic Games Event!

Thursday, July 26, 2012

I wonder if Salvation Army founder, General William Booth, ever envisioned his farmland as a good terrain for mountain biking? Either way, we’re honored and thrilled that Hadliegh…

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