Help Us Feed Americans in Need

Friday, September 12, 2014
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Last week, schools across the country were once again filled with eager students- both fresh and familiar faces. It’s a bittersweet time for children as they say hello…

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Tips and Tricks for Healthy and Cheap Back to School Meals

Sunday, August 31, 2014
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By Colleen Davis- It’s back to school season, and we’re busier than ever! Check out the ideas below to make your family meals faster and healthier this year….

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Back-to-School Supplies: How to Give or Receive

Monday, August 4, 2014
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Time is ticking for kids to enjoy the end of their summer break as calendars turn into August, and stress levels can rise as back-to-school activities beckon to…

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Collects 10,000 Back-to-School Items for Students in Need

Thursday, September 26, 2013
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School is in full gear, and so are thousands of kids thanks to Krispy Kreme’s “Stuff the Bus” campaign which provided backpacks and school supplies to hundreds of…

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Phoenix kids get Back to School with American Express

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
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Many Phoenix students will start the new year without the proper school supplies. But thanks to the Pak to School program sponsored by the generous folks at American Express, more than 20,000 of Valley of the Sun children return to school carrying a backpack stuffed with the tools they’ll need to learn and grow!

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New York Students give thanks to Target

Friday, August 23, 2013

As summer comes to an end and we prepare to embark into fall, we would like to once again acknowledge our wonderful partnership with Target for another successful…

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Jennifer Hudson and sister Julia King host school supply giveaway in Chicago

Friday, August 16, 2013

Chicago native, Jennifer Hudson and her sister Julia King held the third annual Hatch Day Celebration this week at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community…

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A Huge Thanks to Target from Students in Oklahoma & Arkansas

Monday, August 12, 2013

In partnership with The Salvation Army, Target is providing a memorable back-to-school shopping experience that equips children in need with all the essentials for a successful academic year….

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Target Provides Gift Cards and Smiles to Kids in Need

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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For me, going back to school evoked a range of emotions: excitement about playing soccer and basketball and reuniting with friends, while also feeling a bit anxious about…

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Back-to-Schoolers say “Thank You!”

Monday, September 10, 2012
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Someone once said, “An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” We at The Salvation Army agree. That’s what makes our back-to-school programs – which provide school…

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