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Jan 07, 2016, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

Last Minute Surge In Donations Helped The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Division Reach Its Goal Of Over $2.6 Million -- But 10 Of The 39 Worship And Service Centers Fell Short And Still Need Help

With over a half a million dollars left to raise in only one week prior to Christmas, The Salvation Army's Western PA Division was a little...

Dec 22, 2015, 12:25 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

The Salvation Army of Western PA Depending on Generosity of Last Minute Shoppers to Reach Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Goal - Over a Half Million Dollars Shy of Mark

As of the last official count as of the end of last week, The Salvation Army's Western Pennsylvania Division's Red Christmas Kettle Campaign is...

Dec 22, 2015, 09:25 ET
Maddie Bonocore races down the aisles collecting gifts for The Salvation Army children’s shelter in Kansas City.

The Salvation Army Names Winner for #RedKettleReason Giving Spree

With the 125th Red Kettle Campaign well underway, donors and supporters of The Salvation Army have rallied in pursuit of a new way to give to those...

Dec 16, 2015, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

Another Week Into The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Shows Marked Improvement, But Several Areas Are Not Even Close to Last Year's Totals

 One can only speculate the effect the warmer weather has had on contributions to The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Christmas Campaign thus far...

Dec 14, 2015, 17:30 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division

Fire Destroys Entire Contents of Salvation Army Church in Huntingdon PA, Including Toys and Clothes Meant For Over 200 Needy Families for Christmas

 Two days after a fire broke out within The Salvation Army church on Shadyside Avenue in Huntingdon, PA, an investigation into the cause is...

Dec 09, 2015, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

Two Weeks From Christmas And The Salvation Army Western PA Division's Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Is Only at 39% of Goal

 In order to reach this year's Red Kettle Christmas Campaign Goal of $2,604,268, the Western PA Division of The Salvation Army must bring in...

Dec 01, 2015, 09:57 ET

The Salvation Army Names Finalists for Red Kettle Reason Giving Spree Contest

 Today, The Salvation Army named five finalist entries for The Salvation Army's first ever Giving Spree contest, which seeks to highlight the...

Nov 26, 2015, 08:25 ET
Jerry Jones, Luke Bryan, Commissioner David Jeffrey, Charlotte Jones Anderson and General André Cox at AT&T Stadium to celebrate the launch of the 125th Red Kettle Campaign.

Luke Bryan Kicks Off 125th Annual Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign During Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

 Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, Luke Bryan is taking the stage today at AT&T Stadium...

Nov 24, 2015, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division

Bells Ringing Signify Official Start Of Salvation Army Red Kettle Christmas Campaign - Goals Are Lofty - Needs Are Great

 The day after Thanksgiving marks the day when The Salvation Army of Western Pennsylvania's 40 Worship and Service Centers, 10 Service Centers...

Nov 17, 2015, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

Salvation Army Opens New Store in Uniontown, Pennsylvania

The Salvation Army is set to open a new store in Uniontown on November 18th. The new store is designed to improve the shopping experience for its...

Nov 16, 2015, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

The Salvation Army Western PA Division's Allegheny County Doing The Most Good Annual Dinner

PHOTO OPPS: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015 Heinz Field, East Club Lounge 5:30 PM -  VIP Reception – Special Surprise...

Nov 11, 2015, 09:45 ET
Nick Cannon and The Salvation Army invite supporters to enter for the chance to participate in The Salvation Army Giving Spree to shop for kids in need this holiday season.

The Salvation Army and Nick Cannon Invite Americans to Share Their #RedKettleReason for a Chance to Win The Salvation Army Giving Spree Contest

After a successful launch in 2014, The Salvation Army will continue to encourage Americans to share their reasons for giving this holiday season...

Nov 06, 2015, 12:10 ET
Nov 05, 2015, 17:22 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division Allegheny County Media Calendar of Events 2015

Now thru December 24- Daily from 10:00 am thru 10:00 pm – Christmas Red Kettle Season More than 100 kettles are placed at various sites...

Oct 27, 2015, 10:00 ET
Luke Bryan to Kick Off 125th Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign with LIVE Halftime Performance During Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Luke Bryan to Kick Off 125th Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign with LIVE Halftime Performance During Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

 Country music superstar Luke Bryan will perform LIVE at AT&T Stadium during halftime of the Dallas Cowboys game against the Carolina...

Oct 07, 2015, 10:55 ET

The Salvation Army and Indiana University Launch Human Needs Index

 A new, multidimensional measure of human needs based on objective data from a nonprofit on the front lines of providing social services was...

Sep 28, 2015, 12:00 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

New Castle Salvation Army Disaffiliating with United Way of Lawrence County

In a meeting with United Way officials in New Castle this morning, the leadership of The New Castle Salvation Army delivered the news that they...

Aug 31, 2015, 16:16 ET

The Amazing Race becomes "The Most Amazing Race" when it's done 'Burgh Style

 The Salvation Army's 7th Annual Most Amazing Race, presented this year by UnitedHealthcare, will take place on Saturday, September 12th. ...

Aug 21, 2015, 11:09 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

Starting at 12 Noon EDT Today - Great Deals on One of a Kind Items

 Shop until you drop in the convenience of your own home and provide new winter outerwear for area needy kids and seniors.  More than 450...

Aug 20, 2015, 13:47 ET

Ten Years Later, The Salvation Army Continues to Serve People of the Gulf Coast

The Salvation Army continues to be a source of hope, stability and service to the residents of the Gulf Coast ten years after the most active and...