2013 Red Kettle Campaign Raises $135.9 Million Nationally

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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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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Salvation Army Today, January 2

Thursday, January 2, 2014

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory –focuses on a remarkable bell ringer, unique donations SA received during the 2013 Red Kettle campaign…

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Papa John’s Extends the Joy of Giving This Christmas Season!

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Papa John’s Pizza is truly an incredible partner and dear friend of The Salvation Army. This year alone, the famous pizza company donated $50,000 to the Army. And…

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Salvation Army Today, December 5

Thursday, December 5, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – focuses on a fatal helicopter crash in Scotland, the National Red Kettle Kick-Off on Thanksgiving…

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Salvation Army Today, November 7

Thursday, November 7, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – features a gathering of the World Council of Churches, Selena Gomez kicking off the 123rd…

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Bell Ringer Sings for Christ, Despite Cancer

Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Earlier this year, Paul Hill was planning what songs he would sing as a Red Kettle bell ringer, but in May, Paul was given only nine months to…

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Doing the Most Good Because of YOU!

Friday, January 6, 2012
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Through the collective support of individuals, businesses and partners during our 120th annual Red Kettle Campaign, The Salvation Army now has the financial means to help millions of struggling Americans in the coming year. You donated online and in our kettles, adopted angels, volunteered your time, and you encouraged us through prayer.

Our work is simply not possible without the faithful hands and generous donations of so many supporters!

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Detroit Paints the Town Army Red!

Thursday, December 29, 2011
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On December 22, businesses and community members of the Metro Detroit area rallied together in support of The Salvation Army. Acknowledging 125 years of service in the area, businesses in the downtown area honored The Salvation Army’s last day of the Red Kettle Campaign by “going red” – Salvation Army red that is!

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The Dancing Bell Ringers

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

In recent years, Salvation Army bell ringers have attempted to bring a little pizzazz into their kettle duties in order to spur interest and donations. You might remember the tiny bell ringing horse from last year or Elvis himself manning a red kettle!

This year’s creative bell ringing award goes to…Bell Ringers David Kelly and Christopher Hinzman, Cadets in The Salvation Army School for Officer Training!

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Helping the Jobless

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Bell Ringer Lynn Smith. Photo Courtesy of www.npr.org.

Bell Ringers slowed their bells and officially closed down their red kettles as The Salvation Army’s 120th annual Red Kettle Campaign wrapped up on Christmas Eve at stores nationwide. While most bell ringers closing up shop were volunteers, there were some who rang the bells for temporary income.

Among the paid bell ringers was Lynn and Rusty Smith of Ventura, California, first time ringers who are currently down on their luck due to tough economic times.

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