Three Contestants Beat Bell Ringing World Record at 105 Hours

Monday, December 9, 2013
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After five grueling days of non-stop bell ringing, the three contenders for the Salvation Army World Bell Ringing record agreed to jointly lay their bells down after 105…

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Three Fight for World Record at 51 Hours of Nonstop Bell Ringing

Thursday, December 5, 2013
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Three volunteer bell ringers have fought through 51 hours of nonstop bell ringing to raise awareness for The Salvation Army’s 123rd Red Kettle Campaign and set a new world…

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Celebrating #GivingTuesday: Your Heart Makes All the Difference

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

After a day of thanksgiving and multiple days dedicated to consuming, it’s officially #GivingTuesday, a national day of giving and celebrating the spirit that makes Christmas oh-so special….

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A Thanksgiving ‘Thank You’

Monday, November 25, 2013

  This Thanksgiving, The Salvation Army World Service Office is thrilled to be featured as Global Impact’s Charity of the Week.  Please visit http://charity.org/resource-center/success-stories/sawso to view stories and…

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Grocery Shopping This Week? Throw a Few More Items in Your Cart for Families in Need

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

It’s Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, a week dedicated to awareness, education, homelessness, food insecurity, and poverty as it affects those in our community and world. With Thanksgiving…

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Austin Mahone to Headline Fourth Annual Rock the Red Kettle Concert Benefiting The Salvation Army!

Thursday, November 14, 2013
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Ready for it…. We are thrilled to announce that The Salvation Army will host the fourth annual Rock the Red Kettle Concert at Universal City Walk’s “5 Towers”…

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Study reveals Millennials are Charitable, Influential, & Eager to Connect Over a Cause

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
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Millennials – all 80 million of us – get a bad rap. If you’re currently between the ages of 18-34, you’re a part of ‘Generation ME’ and collectively…

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How to Choose the Right Organization for Your Charitable Donation

Monday, June 17, 2013
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  David Bakke is an author and personal finance enthusiast residing in Atlanta. He shares his best tips for money management and giving back to the community on…

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Encouraging Young Philanthropists

Monday, January 9, 2012
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Do you ever wonder what the younger “plugged in” generation will be like in the future? According to the New York Times, the average kid spends over 7.5 hours each day using technology: perusing internet sites, watching TV, playing video games and listening to music.

How do we encourage the younger generations to leave their computers and “Do the Most Good” in the real world, face-to-face with those in need?

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