When Helping Hurts

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Dr. Brian Fickkert, author of  When Healing Hurts, How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor… and Yourself, discusses with Lt. Colonel Allen Satterlee, Editor-in-Chief of  The War Cry, what it…

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Shorter Giving Season Affecting The Salvation Army’s Fundraising Efforts

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
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The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign will be collecting donations for five fewer days this year due to a late Thanksgiving holiday. This timing along with widespread winter…

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Salvation Army West Named Among Nation’s Most Innovative Technology Users

Monday, September 9, 2013
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The annual InformationWeek 500 listing identifies and honors the nation’s most innovative users of business technology. Each year, winners share inspiring stories of how technology improved customer service…

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Donating Unwanted Goods is As Easy As Ever With New Mobile Site

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
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We’re excited to share that The Salvation Army launched a new mobile version of the organization’s Family Store site, www.SATRUCK.org that makes donating unwanted goods easier than ever. With…

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How to Declutter Your Wardrobe: 3 Easy Questions to Ask Yourself

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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Thrifting is a pastime focused on the accumulation of things – and if you’re anything like me, you like to partake in this pastime often, which means your…

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Tips From a True Glam Thrifter

Monday, April 1, 2013
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The following was contributed by guest blogger, Sheila Fortson, owner of the Hidden Glam Boutique in Ambler, PA. Sheila is also known as “The Glam Thrifter” because she loves…

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Yes! SA is now on Pinterest!

Friday, March 22, 2013
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The Salvation Army is proud to announce that we are now on Pinterest! Today we unveil our new account on Pinterest, the pinboard-style, photo-sharing website which enables users to create and…

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Check out these steals from a Salvation Army Family Store!

Thursday, March 21, 2013
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I’m gonna’ pop some tags Only got twenty dollars in my pocket These are a couple of the [cleanest] lines from popular song, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore, and…

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Food Company’s “No Waste” Policy Benefits Long Beach Families in Need

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Small businesses make a big difference for charities. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 75 percent of small companies donate to charities each year, averaging a…

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Save on Income Taxes & Support Your Favorite Charity Through IRA Charitable Rollover!

Monday, January 14, 2013
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The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA), includes a new tax-law provision known as “IRA charitable rollover,” which gives individuals 70 ½ or older who are receiving…

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