High School Red Kettle Challenge

Monday, November 17, 2014
High School Kettle Challenge

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!…

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Holiday Fun for the Entire Family – Chicagoland Red Kettle Kick Off

Monday, November 10, 2014
Tree of Lights

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.

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Donut Day is a Holiday with a Cause

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Hundreds of Salvation Army Donut Day taggers wore their vests with pride in the Chicagoland area collecting donations and thanking donors with an Entenmann classic chocolate donut. Funds…

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The Salvation Army Honors Vets during Annual Donut Days

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

  The Salvation Army will celebrate Donut Days on May 30 and 31, and June 6 and 7. Staff and volunteers will be at intersections and store fronts…

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10 Years After, a Family Reconnects for Good

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Do you remember when we shared the story of Henry Williams and how he was miraculously rescued from the streets on one of the “polar vortex” days last…

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RunFurShelter and The Salvation Army to Host 4th Annual 5K Walk/Run to Help Homebound Seniors Feed Their Pets

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

RunFurShelter has teamed up with The Salvation Army to hold their 4th annual 5K run on Sunday, May 18, at Sherman Immediate Care Center, 2000 McDonald Road, in South Elgin.  All proceeds…

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Donations Doubled as We Enter Final Stretch of Red Kettle Campaign

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

The red kettles may be gone from the streets, but the Red Kettle fundraising campaign goes on through January 31, 2014, through donations made to The Salvation Army’s…

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Children receive Christmas Gifts through Angel Tree Program

Friday, December 27, 2013

Thousands of children throughout Chicagoland woke Christmas morning to toys, games and clothes stacked under their Christmas trees with help from The Salvation Army Angel Tree program. The…

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WBBM Radiothon Brings Awareness and Donations to Youth Programs and Services

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

For 19 hours, volunteers and staff members answered ringing phones during the WBBM Good Neighbor Radiothon benefitting The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division’s youth programs and services for children…

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Partner in Caring: Jewel Osco supports The Salvation Army programs all year long

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Every year, The Salvation Army touches the lives of 1.5 million people in need. They’re hungry or need warm clothes. They’re homeless or on the verge of being…

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