Community Shows Huge Support of WBBM “Good Neighbor” Radiothon

Monday, December 15, 2014
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.

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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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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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