Salvation Army’s Freedom Center Hosts Health Fair

Thursday, October 8, 2015
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The Salvation Army Freedom Center in West Humboldt Park last month hosted Rush University’s Health Fair, where 140 Chicago children received free checkups and learned about healthy choices. Dozens…

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Chicago Temple Represents The Salvation Army in the 86th Annual Bud Billiken Day Parade

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

The Salvation Army will participate in the 86th Bud Billiken Day Parade, an annual celebration produced by Chicago Defender Charities, Inc. to provide underprivileged children with the chance…

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General Colin Powell Delivers Keynote Address at Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Salvation Army celebrated its 150th worldwide anniversary with a civic luncheon on June 15 where former Secretary of State General Colin Powell, USA (Ret.) delivered the keynote…

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Generosity of Donors Helps The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division’s 2014 Christmas Campaign

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The generosity of Chicagoans, their suburban neighbors and people throughout Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana helped The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division reach its goal for the 2014 Christmas…

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Local Attorney Restores Holiday Cheer after Red Kettle Theft

Monday, January 5, 2015

When a Grinch stole a Salvation Army red kettle from in front of an Oak Lawn Walgreen’s store, it put a damper on the holiday cheer. But local…

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Community Shows Huge Support of WBBM “Good Neighbor” Radiothon

Monday, December 15, 2014

The WBBM “Good Neighbor” Radiothon benefiting The Salvation Army was held Friday, December 12 at Navy Pier. The 19-hour event moving personal stories from clients served through the…

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Seniors Celebrate the Season with The Salvation Army

Friday, December 12, 2014

The Salvation Army hosted its annual Christmas party for more than 400 Chicagoland seniors. The event, held at The Abbington Banquets in Glen Ellyn, featured lunch, entertainment and…

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First Gold Coins of the Season in the Chicagoland Area

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
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December 3, 2014 (Chicago) – A one-ounce fine gold coin, valued at approximately $1,200 was dropped into a Salvation Army Red Kettle over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, at…

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19th Annual WBBM Good Neighbor Radiothon Benefitting The Salvation Army

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

WBBM Newsradio Radio 780AM and 105.9FM will once again bring you the 19th Annual WBBM Good Neighbor Radiothon benefitting The Salvation Army’s programs for children and families. WBBM…

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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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