UNC student entrepreneurs create online platform that hosts Salvation Army Adopt-A-Family

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Originally featured on The Salvation Army Western Territory’s Expect Change blog. When I was in college, my friends and I probably sat around the dorm late at night…

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#HanesForGood Sock Drive Benefits Salvation Army Shelters

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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  We’re thrilled that our generous friends at Hanes, America’s #1 sock brand, once again donated socks The Salvation Army which will benefit our residential facilities. Hanes, along with…

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Boston Woman Honors Husband’s Memory With Unique Donation

Thursday, December 4, 2014
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With our 124th Red Kettle Campaign in full swing, every day until Christmas our bell ringers are witnessing the love and generosity of supporters. While typical contributions to our red kettles…

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Giving in any circumstance. Giving for a better world.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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Originally featured on #GivingTuesday’s blog.  I’ll never forget the day. It was 2001, and my wife and I were serving on behalf of The Salvation Army in Haiti….

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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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6 Time Management Tips so You Can Start Volunteering More

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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    It’s tough to free up time to volunteer, but non-profit organizations and schools rely on the help of volunteers to make their operations run smoothly. The trick is,…

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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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Resolved to be Healthier? Add ‘Giving Back’ to the Checklist.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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If you’ve resolved to maintain good health in 2014, add ‘giving back’ to your daily checklist. That’s right, being selfless reaps some self-serving health benefits. A 2013 study…

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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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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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