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Jan 15, 2015, 07:00 ET The Salvation Army's 124th Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign Surpasses Fundraising Goal

Donations Will Help The Salvation Army's Work in 400 Communities Across Canada TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Thanks to contributions from donors,...


Jan 12, 2015, 10:02 ET Bill Burke to Chair Salvation Army National Advisory Board

The Salvation Army's National Commander, David Jeffrey, announced that Mr. William J. Burke, Senior Vice President of Marketing with Nationwide...


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 is...


Dec 01, 2014, 01:31 ET 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 kettle...


Nov 17, 2014, 04:33 ET 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 12, 2014, 02:54 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 Army ...


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. 16, ...


Sep 23, 2014, 04:00 ET 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 years....


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 Salvation Army is ...


Feb 12, 2014, 10:15 ET The Salvation Army's 123rd Red Kettle Campaign Raises $135.9 Million Nationally

This year's Red Kettle Campaign collected almost $136 million thanks to the support of donors and corporate partners across the country. The money,...


Jan 15, 2014, 07:00 ET Salvation Army Celebrates Record-Breaking Christmas Kettle Campaign

Donor Generosity and Corporate Partners Help Salvation Army Transform Lives TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Contributions from donors throughout...


Dec 20, 2013, 07:00 ET Walmart Canada Helps Fill the Kettle for The Salvation Army

TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - With The Salvation Army's Christmas Kettle Campaign $8 million short of its $21 million goal, the organization is...


Dec 18, 2013, 11:03 ET Shorter Giving Season Affecting The Salvation Army's Fundraising Efforts

Bell ringers for The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign will be collecting donations for five fewer days this year due to the late Thanksgiving...


Dec 18, 2013, 10:20 ET Salvation Army Enters Final Week of Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign

TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - With one week remaining, The Salvation Army is calling on Canadians to generously support its annual Christmas Kettle...


Dec 03, 2013, 07:00 ET The Salvation Army Celebrates Giving Tuesday and Encourages Supporters to Share Their "Unselfies"

Today marks the second annual Giving Tuesday, a movement to create a national day of giving at the start of the holiday season. The Salvation Army is ...


Dec 02, 2013, 12:13 ET Multi-Platinum Recording Artist Selena Gomez Celebrates Kick Off of 123rd Annual Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign During Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Multi-platinum recording artist Selena Gomez will take the stage today for a LIVE performance to kickoff The Salvation Army's 123rd National Red...


Nov 25, 2013, 07:15 ET Help and Hope for Troubled Teens - Salvation Army "Bridging the Gap" Program Expands to Homewood

The Salvation Army is committed to "Bridging the Gap" between success and struggle for at risk and high-risk youth. The organization's life skills...


Nov 19, 2013, 07:00 ET Salvation Army Launches 2013 Christmas Campaign to Transform Lives in Need

123rd Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign Kicks-Off with $21 Million Fundraising Goal TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - The Salvation Army launched its...


Nov 18, 2013, 02:50 ET NBCUniversal And The Salvation Army Join Forces To Encourage Red Kettle Donations On "Giving Tuesday" And Throughout The Season

The Salvation Army today announced that it will channel a significant portion of its annual holiday spend this year through a single comprehensive...


Nov 14, 2013, 02:48 ET Breakout Star Austin Mahone to Headline Fourth Annual Rock the Red Kettle Concert at Universal CityWalk's '5 Towers' Venue in Los Angeles Benefiting The Salvation Army

It's time to Rock the Red Kettle this holiday season with the fourth annual free concert hosted by The Salvation Army and produced by Ned Specktor of ...


Nov 06, 2013, 04:19 ET The Salvation Army Allegheny County Christmas Events Media Calendar

This calendar is updated on a regular basis and posted on www.salvationarmy-wpa.org. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110412/MM81995LOGO)...


Nov 05, 2013, 11:49 ET Selena Gomez to Kick Off 123rd Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign with Halftime Performance During Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Actress and multi-platinum recording artist Selena Gomez will perform LIVE at AT&T Stadium during halftime of the Dallas Cowboys game against the...


Aug 15, 2013, 04:26 ET Salvation Army Expands Wellness Initiatives by 65 Percent to Fight Obesity

The Salvation Army has expanded its health and fitness programs by 65 percent in the past five years, according to a recently released report,...


Aug 14, 2013, 06:21 ET The Salvation Army Appoints New National Leaders

The Salvation Army USA announced today that Commissioners David and Barbara Jeffrey will serve as the new National Commander and National President...


Aug 06, 2013, 22:21 ET Salvation Army High Council Appoints Commissioner André Cox as New International Leader

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The Salvation Army's highest court appointed Commissioner André Cox as the 20th General for the organization on August...