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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You can help The Salvation Army battle Food Insecurity

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Social media was abuzz yesterday with posts about the first day of school; excited parents posting pictures of their kids standing ready for the bus, and students expressing…

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Target Provides Gift Cards and Smiles to Kids in Need

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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For me, going back to school evoked a range of emotions: excitement about playing soccer and basketball and reuniting with friends, while also feeling a bit anxious about…

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Bright Futures Begin in the Classroom

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Photo: Craig Dirkes, Salvation Army Northern Division

As the recession continues, parents are faced with daily questions about how to provide for their families and spend their money. And when meeting basic needs like food…

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Using Humor to Heal Broken Hearts in OK

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Post courtesy of Krachel Greenwood, E-Communications Manager at The Salvation Army – Wisconsin Upper Michigan Division. David McCullough makes a living by making others smile. The professional clown,…

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Children raise funds for The Salvation Army’s Efforts in Oklahoma

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

For many children, setting up a lemonade stand is the highlight of their summer. Even more exciting than making the mix of lemons and sugar, was counting the…

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Reebok Supports Active Lifestyles with Salvation Army

Friday, May 17, 2013

  Obesity prevalence among children and adolescents has almost tripled in the last 30 years. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 17% (or 12.5…

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Kroc Center Opens in Memphis, Tennessee!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

The Salvation Army’s Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center of Memphis, Tennessee joyfully opened their doors on Saturday, February 23 for an open house after eight years in…

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Video: St. Louis SA Shows Thanks to Target & Volunteers

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Like any program of The Salvation Army, our annual back-to-school initiatives are made possible by the hard work and generosity of a LOT of hands and hearts. That…

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Krispy Kreme “Stuffs the Bus” with Salvation Army!

Tuesday, August 7, 2012
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In partnership with The Salvation Army, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is offering a delicious incentive to donate to kids in need through their 2012 “Stuff the Bus” campaign. Throughout…

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