Attention High School Students (and parents): This holiday season, donate your time to ring bells at The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle locations. It’s fun and easy to do!
Compete with other Chicagoland schools to collect the most money to help those in need in your community. The high school with the most donations wins prizes, bragging rights, and the traveling trophy!
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Join The Salvation Army in kicking-off the holiday season at the 32nd Annual Tree of Lights Ceremony on Thursday, November 13, in the Great Hall at Union Station. Read More
When a Salvation Army worker asked what was wrong, he said, “I’m just hoping I make Santa’s nice list this year. I must always be on the naughty list, because Santa
How heartbreaking, the worker thought.
Jeff’s problem, of course, wasn’t naughtiness at all. His problem was poverty. His mom simply couldn’t afford to buy presents for her kids. Read More
When Sandy dropped a few coins in a bucket, the bell ringer smiled and engaged her in conversation. Sandy was so moved that she called The Salvation Army office to share what had happened. The staff worker who took her call learned that Sandy’s husband had lost his job and they were struggling financially. They wouldn’t be able to afford much of a Christmas celebration for themselves — or their 14-year-old disabled son. Read More