‘Bizarre Foods’ Host Zimmern Pays Visit

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. As host of the hit Travel Channel show “Bizarre Foods,” Andrew Zimmern eats freaky foods in…

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Lent: 40 days of “Taking Up” Good Deeds

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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  The word “Lent” traces back to Old Germanic words for “long” which seems appropriate for anyone anxiously awaiting warmer temperatures. Originally Lent was a time of discipline…

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Mapping Poverty in America

Thursday, February 20, 2014
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The effects of the Great Recession are still lingering and the number of Americans living in poverty is on the rise. According to The State of Poverty, 46.5…

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2013 Red Kettle Campaign Raises $135.9 Million Nationally

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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The Salvation Army’s 123rd Red Kettle Campaign collected almost $136 million in coins and dollars thanks to the support of donors and corporate partners across the country. The…

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Forget the Flowers: Make Lasting Impact this Valentine’s Day

Monday, February 10, 2014
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Valentine’s Day is this Friday, which means you’re either well prepared to impress your sweetheart or you’ve penciled in “make plans” on your Thursday to-do list (procrastinating feels…

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Chance to Bid on Super Bowl Tickets & Benefit The Salvation Army

Monday, January 27, 2014
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The Seattle Seahawks will meet the Denver Broncos in Superbowl XLVIII on Sunday, February 2, in New Jersey, and The Salvation Army has a chance for you to…

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The Salvation Army Reposnds to Fatal Industrial Accident in Omaha

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
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A fatal industrial accident took place at the International Nutrition plant in Omaha, NE Monday morning, leaving at least two dead and several others critically injured. The Salvation…

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This three-year-old surely knows the reason for the season!

Friday, December 20, 2013
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We received a heartwarming note from two very proud parents of a young do-gooder. Dennis Briatico shared with us that he and his wife have been struggling financially and…

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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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Saintly Donor Returns with Signature Kettle Gift

Thursday, December 5, 2013
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. St. Grand, the benevolent giver who began stuffing 10 crisp $100 bills in Salvation Army kettles…

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