Hunger Does Not Discriminate

Friday, March 21, 2014

The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. Contrary to what some people believe, most folks who need help from Salvation Army food shelves…

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‘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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Nicholas David Adds “Voice” To Minnesota Food Event

Monday, March 10, 2014
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The West 7th Salvation Army in St. Paul has discovered a new recipe for an outstanding breakfast:

Piping-hot potatoes, sausage and waffles from CKC Good Food.
One serving of famed soul singer Nicholas David

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A Blessing Brings A Mother To Her Knees

Thursday, February 6, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. I collapsed. All my kids were asking, ‘Mom, are you OK?’ I said, ‘My goodness, am…

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

Tuesday, August 6, 2013
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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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Iron Range kids have steely ambition

Friday, July 5, 2013
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Try, but you’ll have a hard time finding kids as giving as the ones in Virginia, Minn. About 20 of them volunteer at the Virginia Salvation Army almost every week. For some, it’s practically every day.

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High-profile Chef Joins Salvation Army

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Jeff Ansorge had spent eight years as executive chef at one of the finest and most prestigious restaurants in Minneapolis. But when he became a Christian two years ago, he just couldn’t do the job anymore. Something had changed.

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Matt Adolfson: A Veteran Story

Monday, June 10, 2013
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Craig Dirkes is a public relations writer and photographer for The Salvation Army Northern Division. Click here to learn more or find them on Facebook by visiting https://www.facebook.com/SalvationArmyNorth. Editor’s note: This story highlights…

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Baby Boomer Bust: Retired and Homeless

Thursday, February 14, 2013
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Craig Dirkes is a public relations writer and photographer for The Salvation Army Northern Division. Click here to learn more or find them on Facebook by visiting https://www.facebook.com/SalvationArmyNorth. It’s starting. The…

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