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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Salvation Army Today, August 22

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Check out the latest news on Salvation Army Today, August 22 – produced by the Southern Territory. You can subscribe to Salvation Army Today’s YouTube channel at: http://www.youtube.com/user/SalvationArmyToday.

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Jennifer Hudson and sister Julia King host school supply giveaway in Chicago

Friday, August 16, 2013

Chicago native, Jennifer Hudson and her sister Julia King held the third annual Hatch Day Celebration this week at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community…

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A Huge Thanks to Target from Students in Oklahoma & Arkansas

Monday, August 12, 2013

In partnership with The Salvation Army, Target is providing a memorable back-to-school shopping experience that equips children in need with all the essentials for a successful academic year….

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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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Salvation Army Today, July 25

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Check out the latest news on Salvation Army Today, July 25 – produced by the Southern Territory. To learn more about how we fight human trafficking around the globe,…

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Good news out of Camden

Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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The Salvation Army Kroc Corps Community Center of Camden, NJ is set to open October 2014 in the most dangerous, poorest neighborhood in America, a place where 35% of…

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The Salvation Army wants to help make sure your kids are safe this summer

Friday, July 12, 2013
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The following was originally featured on The Salvation Army Western Territory’s Blog “Expect Change” and was contributed by Kathy Lovin of The Salvation Army Western Territory. The Salvation…

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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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Iron Range kids have steely ambition

Friday, July 5, 2013
Photo: Craig Dirkes, Salvation Army Northern Division

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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