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Feb 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

The Salvation Army's 124th Red Kettle Campaign Raises $144.7 Million

This year's Red Kettle Campaign collected more than $144 million, exceeding last year's total by 6.3 percent. Thanks to the support of donors and...

Feb 17, 2015, 07:15 ET
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"Man In A Box" In Downtown Pittsburgh - For The Second Year, 100.7 Star Host Braves The Cold To Draw Attention To Homelessness And The Salvation Army

 During one of the coldest weeks of the winter in February of 2014, 100.7 Star partnered with The Salvation Army, Highwoods Properties,...

Jan 23, 2015, 07:15 ET
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The Salvation Army Of Western PA Thanks The Public And the Media, As Well As Technology, For A Successful 2014 Red Kettle Christmas Campaign

 Major William H. Bode, The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Divisional Commander, is very grateful that divisionally, the 2014 Red Kettle...

Jan 22, 2015, 07:15 ET
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Enjoy an Evening of "Magical Moments" with Dinner at the Lemont and Make a Difference for Needy Kids and Seniors - Annual Salvation Army and WTAE-TV's Project Bundle-Up Auction Kick-Off Dinner Slated

 Join us for some "Magical Moments" with elegant sit-down dining and unparalleled views at Pittsburgh's renowned LeMont Restaurant. Thanks to...

Jan 15, 2015, 07:00 ET

The Salvation Army's 124th Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign Surpasses Fundraising Goal

Donations Will Help The Salvation Army's Work in 400 Communities Across Canada TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Thanks to contributions from...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:02 ET

Bill Burke to Chair Salvation Army National Advisory Board

 The Salvation Army's National Commander, David Jeffrey, announced that Mr. William J. Burke, Senior Vice President of Marketing with...

Jan 07, 2015, 15:30 ET
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Last Minute Surge In Donations Helped The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Division Reach Its Goal Of $2,487,000 -- But 10 Of The 39 Worship And Service Centers Fell Short And Still Need Help

Only three days before Christmas, The Salvation Army's Western PA Division was more than $394,000 behind its Red Kettle Christmas Campaign...

Dec 23, 2014, 11:26 ET
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The Salvation Army of Western PA Depending on the Generosity of Last Minute Shoppers and Online Donors to Reach Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Goal - Over $394,000 Needed to Hit the Mark

With Christmas only two days away, The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Division's Red Kettle Christmas Campaign is $394,170.67 behind its...

Dec 19, 2014, 07:00 ET

Help Walmart Canada Fill the Kettle for The Salvation Army

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - On Saturday, December 20, Walmart Canada will match donations made by individuals to Salvation Army Christmas...

Dec 17, 2014, 07:15 ET
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The Salvation Army Western PA Division Must Raise Over $975,000 In The Next 7 Days In Order To Reach Its Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Goal

With only seven fundraising days remaining, The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Division's Red Christmas Kettle Campaign is $975,974.33...

Dec 16, 2014, 07:42 ET

Salvation Army's 124th Christmas Kettle Campaign Halfway to $21-Million Goal

Annual Fundraiser Helps Raise Donations to Put an End to Poverty TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - With a fundraising goal of $21 million, The...

Dec 10, 2014, 07:15 ET
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The Salvation Army's Western PA Red Kettle Christmas Campaign at only 41% of goal with just two weeks to go until Christmas

 This is the time of year when thoughts turn to all that needs done in preparation for the holidays, and a sense of urgency sets in.  For...

Dec 03, 2014, 10:30 ET

Over Half Of Red Kettle Christmas Campaigns Throughout The Western PA Division Of The Salvation Army Lagging Behind

 While some locations within the 28 counties of Western PA Division of The Salvation Army got off to a good start with their Red Kettle...

Dec 02, 2014, 07:05 ET

The Salvation Army Lights Up Giving Tuesday With Thousands of #RedKettleReasons

 In celebration of the third annual Giving Tuesday, a movement to create a national day of giving during the holiday season, The Salvation Army...

Dec 01, 2014, 13:31 ET
Jerry Jones, Charlotte Jones Anderson and Comm. David Jeffrey share their #RedKettleReason. (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

The Salvation Army Kicks Off 124th Red Kettle Campaign During Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

The Dallas Cowboys will kick off the 124th annual Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign when the Jones family makes this season's first official...

Nov 25, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Starting This Friday, The Western PA Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign Begins, Ringing Out With Hope For Public's Generosity

"Black Friday" is a day of hope for the nation's retailers, all aiming to reach those daunting and sometimes elusive sales goals.  For The...

Nov 24, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Wendy's Restaurants Team up with The Salvation Army and WTAE Channel 4's Project Bundle-Up -Customers Can Help Keep Kids and Seniors Warm

 As we've recently felt the chill of cold winter weather throughout the region, it's more important than ever to remember that there are many...

Nov 17, 2014, 16:33 ET
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The Salvation Army Invites Americans to Share Their #RedKettleReason

The Salvation Army is extending the reach of its national Red Kettle campaign to social media and encouraging Americans to share their reasons for...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:14 ET

Salvation Army Launches 124th Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign

With a lead gift of $50,000 from Great-West Life, The Salvation Army's fundraising efforts focus on ending poverty in Canada TORONTO, Nov. 17,...

Nov 17, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Thanks To Mattress Firm, Christmas Is Coming Early For The Residents Of The Salvation Army's Family Caring Center Shelter In East Liberty

 We all know the difference that a good night's rest can make.   The Salvation Army and Mattress Firm are combining their efforts to...