A Bike Ride Across America for a Great Cause!

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Major Martin Cooper, who recently retired from a distinguished 15-year career of service with The Salvation Army, recently completed a 2,700-mile bike ride across the U.S. from Oregon to…

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Bed & Bread Radiothon Raises Funds to Combat Hunger & Homelessness

Monday, February 24, 2014

Hunger has become a pervasive everyday fact in the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in the Detroit area. Labeled as a “food desert”, the city has…

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2013 Red Kettle Campaign Raises $135.9 Million Nationally

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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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Shorter Giving Season Affecting The Salvation Army’s Fundraising Efforts

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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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Who Volunteers for 28 Straight Hours in Sub-Zero Temps?! This Amazing Guy.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

The temperature stood at a frigid 7 degrees when Lt. Rob Lawler of Helena, MT put down his bell at hour 28 of the World Record Bell Ringing…

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Hallmark Wants To Know, What Does Christmas Mean To You?

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

What does Christmas mean to you? That’s what our friends at Hallmark are asking as part of their “Countdown to Christmas” campaign on social media. Until January 1,…

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Phoenix kids get Back to School with American Express

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Photo: Melany Stroupe, The Salvation Army Western Territory

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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Raley’s Store Customers & Employees Donate $37,110.22 for Oklahoma Relief through Salvation Army

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Jennie Teel-Wolter, Community Relations Manager for Raley’s Family of Fine Stores presents the check to Major Lisa Dickinson, Salvation Army Divisional leader.

Raley’s Family of Fine Stores, a Sacramento-based grocer, announced Tuesday that $74,220.44 was raised by store customers and employees thanks to the Food for Families collection boxes that…

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

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

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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A thank you to our generous partners

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Since May 19, thanks to the generosity and sacrifice of our partners, supporters and countless volunteers, The Salvation Army has been able to provide 44,878 meals, 63,678 drinks,…

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