CARNEGIE, Pa., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When you're looking for the perfect gift for someone who seems to have everything, where can you turn? When you need to get the word out about your restaurant, salon, gym, or other business and don't have a lot to spend on advertising, what's the solution? The online auction that benefits The Salvation Army and WTAE's project Bundle Up can help with those issues, and provides the added bonus of the great feeling that comes from helping others at the same time!
Beginning on March 17th and running through April 7th, you can shop conveniently online and provide new winter outerwear for area needy kids and seniors. More than 300 items have been provided by generous donors and are available for sale with proceeds to benefit The Salvation Army and WTAE's project Bundle Up. Items include autographed memorabilia from Pittsburgh's professional sports teams, round trip airfare from Delta, golf outings, restaurant gift cards, small appliances, electronics, jewelry, and so much more.
The Salvation Army is still in need of additional items to include in the auction and is accepting donations through the end of March. Business owners who want to get some great exposure for their product or services are urged to consider a donation and can call the project Bundle Up hotline at 412.446.1640 for more information.
To purchase unique items and great deals, simply log on to either www.projectbundleup.org or www.wtae.com, and follow the prompts and links. Each week will feature new items up for bid on eBay. You will need to register with eBay to bid or buy an item. Payment and shipping will be handled through correspondence via eBay. MasterCard, Visa and Discover are accepted via PayPal. The Salvation Army and WTAE's project Bundle-Up Online Auction offers free shipping on shippable items.
For over 30 years, the WTAE project Bundle-Up Auction has played a critical role in providing hundreds of thousands of coats, hats, mittens and boots for needy children and seniors across Western Pennsylvania. The annual auction is one of the primary ways that The Salvation Army and WTAE's project Bundle-Up raises funds to provide personal shopping trips for nearly 5,000 deserving individuals each year.
Celebrating over 150 years of global service as both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services in 128 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of support services. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log on to www.wpa.salvationarmy.org The Salvation Army … doing the most good for the most people in the most need.
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SOURCE The Salvation Army Western PA Division