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Oct 22, 2014, 13:45 ET

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Deploys Team in Support of Operation United Assistance

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) deployed a team with engineering and...

Oct 21, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division

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
Pitbull to kickoff Red Kettle Campaign during Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Game (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

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 17, 2014, 18:00 ET

Maxillofacial surgeon finds Army career fulfilling

After spending her childhood following her father to different military installations, Col. Christensen Hsu decided to join the Armed Forces...

Oct 17, 2014, 16:00 ET
Dr. Cindy Cooke, DNP, FNP-C, President-Elect of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Army Health Center is Home to President-Elect of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners has a newly elected president waiting in the wings to lead the 50,000 strong organization. Dr....

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 13, 2014, 11:13 ET

Ten80 Education And South Shore Cultural Center Host National STEM League STEMfest For Chicago-Area High Schools Sponsored By The U.S. Army

Ten80 Education and the South Shore Cultural Center will host a National STEM League (NSL) STEMfest for Chicago-area area high school students and...

Oct 09, 2014, 16:34 ET

El U.S. Army y la Hispanic Heritage Foundation renuevan su asociación para promover la educación y las carreras en Ciencias, Tecnología, Ingeniería y Matemáticas

 El U.S. Army está renovando su asociación con la Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) en su calidad de elemento de apoyo clave del...

Oct 07, 2014, 20:54 ET

U.S. Army and Hispanic Heritage Foundation Renew Partnership to Promote Education and Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

 The U.S. Army is continuing its partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) as a major supporter of HHF's Latinos on the Fast...

Oct 07, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

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
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

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 11, 2014, 15:23 ET

Army Corps of Engineers waives fees on National Public Lands Day, Sept. 27

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

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
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.  (PRNewsFoto/The Salvation Army)

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 20, 2014, 13:06 ET

Nurse Anesthetist Fulfills Career Aspirations via U.S. Army Program

 You never know who is watching. The eight year old girl was captivated as the Army Nurse assisted her mother at Fox Army Hospital at Redstone...

Aug 14, 2014, 15:00 ET
The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., home of the military's Diabetes Institute. (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Army Medical Recruiting)

Head of Military Diabetes Institute Hopes to Put Breaks on Growing Epidemic

According to the American Diabetes Association, if current trends continue, one out of every three Americans could be diabetic by the year 2050....

Aug 06, 2014, 10:01 ET
The EvoGrip S18 is part of the new Delemont Collection from Victorinox Swiss Army. (PRNewsFoto/Victorinox Swiss Army)

Victorinox Swiss Army Introduces the Delemont Collection

 Victorinox Swiss Army, with a 130-year heritage of quality and innovation in blade design, introduces the Delemont Collection, a complete new...