This guest blog post has been provided by Stampede Meat, who is supporting The Salvation Army Christmas Food Box Project; donating 2,000 chickens, hosting a food drive, and volunteering.
It may feel far too soon to hear jingle bells and see the iconic red kettles outside, but the spirit of the giving season happens year-round at Stampede!
Stampede Meat’s community outreach committee, Stampede Cares, is teaming up with The Salvation Army this year to ensure families in the Greater Chicago Area, Northern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana have a delicious dinner during the holidays.
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Happy Christmas in July!
The Salvation Army is an iconic symbol of Christmas and today, July 25th, we mark five months out until the big day! To celebrate our favorite holiday, we have some exciting announcements of what’s coming this Christmas season! Continue reading “Celebrating Christmas in July”
The Salvation Army hosted its annual civic luncheon on May 8, with Chicago Cubs Executive Chairman Tom Ricketts serving as the keynote speaker.
Phil Rogers of NBC5 Chicago served as the master of ceremonies and helped celebrate the Army’s services to the most vulnerable men, women and children throughout Chicago and the suburbs. Every year, the Army also recognizes the generous donors whose dedicated support makes those services possible. This year, the Army recognized Ernest and Theresa Sawyer and the City of Chicago’s Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS).
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National Salvation Army Week 2018 is May 14-20, and is a time to celebrate the Army’s services to our neighbors who are vulnerable and in need. You know the Army is “Doing the Most Good,” but do you know what that means?
Here are 10 things you may not know The Salvation Army offers in our local communities… Continue reading “10 Things You Don’t Know About the Army”
Tom Ricketts, Chicago Cubs owner, will be the featured speaker at The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division’s annual Civic Luncheon on Tuesday, May 8th at the Hilton Chicago.
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