Shopping at jcpenney? Round Up Your Purchases & Donate the Difference!

Monday, November 19, 2012
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If you meet a bell ringer outside of jcpenney this holiday season with empty pockets – no worries. The popular retailer is making it as easy as ever…

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World Champion Swimmer Nathan Adrian Makes The Salvation Army His “Charity of Choice” this Christmas

Thursday, November 15, 2012
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Nathan Adrian is one of the world’s top freestyle swimmers. He is a four-time Olympic medalist, including three gold medals, and two-time World Champion. Born and raised in…

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Vote For Your Favorite Boys of Fall Video!

Monday, November 12, 2012

After watching and reviewing almost 200 submissions of youth football highlights videos for our Boys of Fall contest, we’ve narrowed it down to our top 10 favorite videos…

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Owl City’s Adam Young Encourages Volunteering With Salvation Army

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
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Owl City’s Adam Young has a message for his hometown of Owatonna, MN: Volunteer! The singer-songwriter knows personally just how critical volunteers are to the services of charity organizations…

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Enter To Win The Spotlight at Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Monday, October 1, 2012
Enter your video at bit.ly/KettleKickoff2012 to be featured at the Dallas Cowboys halftime show on Thanksgiving Day!

Ever dream of starring in an NFL halftime show? How about seeing the Dallas Cowboys play the Washington Redskins in person at The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Kickoff…

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Owl City in Dallas: Rockers by Night, Volunteers by Day

Thursday, September 20, 2012
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It’s always a good time with Owl City! On Tuesday night, the band rocked the crowd on the House of Blues stage in Dallas, TX. On Wednesday morning,…

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3 Reality Shows Setting the Stage for Successful Fundraising

Friday, July 6, 2012
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The Salvation Army puts the “fun” in “fundraising”! At least that’s what The Chronicle of Philanthropy claimed in a recent article titled, “Taking Cues from TV for Fundraising…

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The Turning Point of the Race!

Monday, April 30, 2012
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This past weekend I had the pleasure of running in The Salvation Army National Capital Area Command’s inaugural Kettle Classic 5K race in Washington, DC. All proceeds from the registration fees to the company sponsors of the race benefited The Salvation Army’s Turning Point Center in DC, a residential facility for homeless women and children in need.

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SA Announced the Dallas Cowboys’ 4th round picks!

Sunday, April 29, 2012
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As we mentioned in Friday’s blog post, The Salvation Army was chosen to announce the Dallas Cowboys’ fourth round draft picks yesterday at Radio City Music Hall in New York City for the upcoming NFL season!

Representing The Salvation Army, Major George Hood, Chief Communications Officer, announced the Dallas Cowboys’ fourth round picks: Kyle Wilber, a defensive end from Wake Forest and Matt Johnson, a safety from Eastern Washington.

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Salvation Army to Announce NFL Draft Pick!

Friday, April 27, 2012
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Tomorrow’s final draft picks will once again showcase an array of team colors, jerseys, famous names, and numbers. And standing among the action will be one unassuming man in his own team’s “jersey” – a navy blue, Salvation Army suit!

But not to worry, you won’t see Salvation Army officers battling it out at professional football games this fall (unless we’re ringing the bells outside the stadium for kettle donations!).

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