The Salvation Army Stories


Ring a Bell, Change a Life

Kansas City, MO – Give the gift of yourself this holiday season – sign up to be a Salvation Army Bell Ringer! The Salvation Army’s 2012 Red Kettle Campaign in Kansas City kicks off Friday, November 9 and continues through December 24 every day except Thanksgiving and Sundays. This year, volunteers will be ringing bells…

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Get Paid to Help Others this Christmas Season!

Kansas City, MO – Looking to make some extra money this Christmas season and have fun at the same time? The Salvation Army is currently hiring seasonal bell ringers to assist with its 2012 Christmas Red Kettle Campaign, which runs November 9 through December 24 every day except Thanksgiving and Sundays. All day parts are available…

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Salvation Army Prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac Landfall

Personnel Staging Supplies throughout Gulf Coast and Ready to Provide Emotional and Spiritual Care Alexandria, VA (Aug. 28, 2012) – The Salvation Army is staging emergency response teams and supplies in Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi and other states as Tropical Storm Isaac makes its way through the Gulf of Mexico with landfall expected on the seventh anniversary of…

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K-12 Students Awarded Back-to-School Shopping Spree

Local Students Receive an $80 Target GiftCard to Purchase Needed School Supplies Alexandria, VA (Aug. 6, 2012) – Beginning today through September 15,  more than 12,000 students in need will have the opportunity to shop at Target stores nationwide for school supplies, clothing and other must-have, back-to-school needs. The Target School Spree will help kids from across…

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The Salvation Army Serves at Sikh Temple Shooting in Wisconsin

Oak Creek Corps and Waukesha, Wisc. Disaster Services Aid First Responders and Survivors Oak Creek, WI (Aug. 5, 2012) – At 2:12 PM CDT, Mike Johnson of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin Sentinel-Journal reported that “The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services Team was on site of a mass shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, providing refreshments and spiritual support to…

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