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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, 15:27 ET

Army Corps of Engineers Receives New Biological Opinion on the 2012 Nationwide Permits

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it received a final biological opinion from National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

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
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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...

Nov 12, 2014, 14:54 ET

Becky G, Shawn Mendes, Bea Miller and R5 to Perform at FREE Rock the Red Kettle Concert at L.A. LIVE in Downtown Los Angeles on December 6 Benefiting The Salvation Army

It's time to get those bells rocking and ringing this holiday season during the fifth annual Rock the Red Kettle concert hosted by The Salvation...

Nov 07, 2014, 11:00 ET

U.S. Army partners with Music for All and Youth Education and the Arts to encourage consideration of Army service

As part of a new pilot program, the U.S. Army partnered with Music for All (MFA)/Bands of America and Youth Education and the Arts (YEA!)/USBands...

Nov 07, 2014, 07:15 ET
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100.7 Star And The Salvation Army Once Again Join Forces To Help The Homeless With The "Man in a Box Sleeping Bag" Drive

This past February, during one of the coldest weeks of the winter, 100.7 Star partnered with The Salvation Army to raise awareness of family...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:15 ET
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The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division Allegheny County Media Calendar of Events 2014

The following is a media calendar of events from the Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division: Now thru December 24- Daily from 10:00 am thru...

Oct 30, 2014, 16:18 ET

The Salvation Army Seeks Donations to Support Orphans and Vulnerable Children Impacted by Ebola

TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - More than 10 months have passed since Ebola was first identified in West Africa, but the scale of the crisis...

Oct 29, 2014, 07:15 ET
The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division.

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

An ever-increasing number of families, for various reasons, are finding themselves in need of The Salvation Army and WTAE's Project Bundle-Up...

Oct 24, 2014, 17:08 ET

Army releases request for proposals for combined heat and power project at Redstone Arsenal

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville today released a request for proposals for a 25MW Combined...