Five Reasons Volunteers Matter

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. In The Salvation Army, we have so much to be thankful for. From a supportive community…

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Thrift-or-Treat!

Thursday, October 16, 2014
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Last year, Forbes magazine reported that the expected total amount to be spent on Halloween costumes in United States was $2.6 billion. Yikes! Want to create the coolest…

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Julie’s Story

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
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Originally featured in The War Cry, a publication of The Salvation Army National Headquarters. Read more at http://www.thewarcry.org/. by Blake Fetterman, LMFT, Director of Operations Carr P. Collins Social Service…

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Profile: Strong Sherry

Monday, August 25, 2014
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Post originally featured in The New Frontier Chronicle. Sherry Manson directs emergency response for the Intermountain Division, spanning four states. By Josiah Hesse –  In the last four…

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Volunteers from Kosovo, Japan find home in Grand Forks

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army North’s blog Keiko Edwards and Vjosa (vee-yo-sah) Dodds are two different women in similar situations: They’re from other countries,…

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Finding a Voice

Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Timely assistance from The Salvation Army in the 1930s fuels Clara Kleinman’s passion to give back today. The biggest concern of most 8-year-old girls is how they might…

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Decorated WWII Vet Keeps On Giving

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. Bob Erikson is a World War II veteran who knows a thing or two about giving…

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Charlie Wilson: Dedicated Volunteer for Over 20 Years

Friday, May 16, 2014
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Charlie Wilson is still volunteering at The Salvation Army West Women’s & Children’s Shelter – and he is in his nineties!  For almost three decades, Charlie and Luisa…

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Trading places: A Homeless Experience

Monday, May 12, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. The mercury plunged to minus 6 the night Nicholas Conner slept under a bridge in Fargo,…

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Meet Enthusiastic Volunteer, Susan

Sunday, May 11, 2014
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It has often been said that volunteers form the army behind The Salvation Army. To that end, the religious organization truly benefits from having such capable unpaid helpers…

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