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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Salvation Army Red Kettle Kick Off in Chicago

Friday, November 14, 2014
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The Salvation Army kicked off the holiday season November 13 with Starlighter and Tree of Lights celebrations. Both events signified the official start of The Salvation Army’s Red…

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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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I Must Be on the Naughty List

Monday, November 10, 2014

Christmas was coming, and little Jeff was crying. When a Salvation Army worker asked what was wrong, he said, “I’m just hoping I make Santa’s nice list this…

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How a Bell Ringer Saved Christmas

Monday, November 10, 2014

Volunteers who ring bells for The Salvation Army over the holidays sometimes do even more good than they’ll ever know — especially for someone like Sandy. When Sandy…

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Christmas Bicycle Dreams DO Come True!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Christmas was coming, and Felicia could barely afford to buy any presents for her 8-year-old daughter . . . much less a bike, her daughter’s biggest wish. “I…

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