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Oct 21, 2014, 07:15 ET
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The Salvation Army's Allegheny County "Doing The Most Good" Annual Dinner Slated And Awardees Announced

 Majors William H. and Joan I. Bode, Western Pennsylvania Divisional Leaders of The Salvation Army, are pleased to announce that Commissioner...

Oct 20, 2014, 11:23 ET
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Pitbull to Kick Off 124th Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign With LIVE Halftime Performance During Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Armando Christian Perez, also known as global music superstar Pitbull will perform LIVE at AT&T Stadium during halftime of the Dallas Cowboys...

Oct 16, 2014, 10:09 ET

The Salvation Army To Observe International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

Annual Review Highlights The Salvation Army's Continued Efforts to End to Poverty in Canada Video link: http://youtu.be/SSejc0j-0QA TORONTO,...

Oct 07, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Unique Event Helps Homeless Moms, Dads and Kids - Support The Garbage Bag Gala and Fashion Show at The Fairmont Pittsburgh on November 6th

 An event to raise funds to support The Salvation Army's Family Caring Center, the Garbage Bag Gala was created from the idea that rather than...

Sep 30, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Order Sarris Candies online with code 10-2568 and support The Salvation Army and WTAE's Project Bundle-Up!

Satisfy your sweet tooth and help bundle-up kids and seniors from head to toe this winter! The Salvation Army and WTAE's Project Bundle-Up and...

Sep 29, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Enjoy Music from The Salvation Army New York Brass Band and C Street Brass at Christ Church of Grove Farm - Help The Salvation Army Provide Music Education for Students throughout Western Pennsylvania

The Salvation Army New York Brass Band, Carnegie Mellon University's C Street Brass Band, and The Salvation Army of Western Pennsylvania have...

Sep 23, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Butler Salvation Army announces new "Feeding Families Campaign" to offset loss of United Way funding - Kick off meeting on September 25th

 The Salvation Army Butler County Worship and Service Center had been a funding recipient of the Butler County United Way for more than 25...

Sep 15, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Salvation Army Opens New 15,000 Square Foot Store in Pittsburgh

The Salvation Army is set to open a new store at 855 E. Carson Street on Pittsburgh's historic Southside on September 18, 2014. The new store is...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Participate in The Amazing Race - Pittsburgh Style! Time is Running Out to Qualify For The Salvation Army's Most Amazing Race in Pittsburgh.

One of the region's most unique events, The Salvation Army's Most Amazing Race, takes place on Saturday, September 20th, beginning at South Shore...

Sep 02, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Autographed Sports Memorabilia, Jewelry, And More! The Project Bundle-Up Online Auction Is Live On eBay!

 Shop 'till  you drop in the convenience of your own home while providing new winter outerwear for needy kids and seniors!  Project...

Aug 05, 2014, 07:15 ET

Inaugural Creative Arts Festival Offers Something For Everyone

CARNEGIE, Pa., Aug. 5, 2014 Beading, Embroidery, Jewelry, Wearable Art, Basketry, Calligraphy, Paper Marbling, Painting, Soap Making, Quilting,...

Aug 04, 2014, 07:15 ET
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1,000 Needy Western PA Salvation Army Kids To Return To School In Style Thanks To Huntington Bank Backpack Program

The following is being released by The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division: PHOTO OPS: Thursday, August 7th at two Salvation Army...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:15 ET
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SHOP. DONATE. HELP OTHERS. The Salvation Army And WTAE Channel 4's Project Bundle-Up Online Auction Benefits Needy Kids And Seniors And Gives You Great Deals On Unique Items!

SHOP.  Enjoy your summer vacation and plan to join us on August 29th for online shopping that supports The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's...

Jul 14, 2014, 07:20 ET
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"Fun Runs" Increasing in Popularity - Pittsburgh's "Most Amazing Race" Is No Exception!

Color Runs… Mud Runs… Running for Donuts…. The Bacon Run…  and on and on and on. The latest craze in racing and...

Jul 08, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Levin Furniture And Levin Mattress Stores Celebrate Christmas In July…Help The Salvation Army Get A Jump Start On Providing Toys For Needy Children During The Upcoming Holidays

Current temps in the region don't necessarily bring to mind images of Christmas trees and snowmen, but those who work for The Salvation Army of...

Jul 07, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Be "Totally Cool" And Help Keep Kids And Seniors Totally Warm This Winter! "Totally 80's" Band Slates Concert To Benefit Salvation Army And WTAE TV Channel 4's Project Bundle-Up

It is summer concert season and you can join in the fun while supporting needy kids and seniors. Enjoy a throwback evening with Pittsburgh's...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:00 ET
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New Kensington Salvation Army Makes the Break -- Westmoreland County United Way Disaffiliation Complete

People are precious to The Salvation Army. The needs and wants of client families, volunteers, staff and donors must be strongly considered when...

May 16, 2014, 07:15 ET

The Salvation Army Of Westmoreland County expresses gratitude; "Thank-A-Thons" and Open Houses slated

The Salvation Army in Westmoreland County has been a shining light to those who desperately need its services.  With dignity and respect, The...

Apr 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Salvation Army to Spend "A Day on the Hill" in Harrisburg

 On Tuesday, May 6, Salvation Army officers from Allentown to York will convene in Harrisburg to share with legislators the work The...

Apr 09, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Golf With Steelers Legends And Support Needy Kids And Seniors - Sponsored By Peoples, The Salvation Army And WTAE TV's Project Bundle-Up Slates 17th Annual Heath Miller Minigolf Classic

Join your host, Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller, for a night of fun and fundraising at The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's 17th Annual...