Giving Tuesday: How to Give All Season

The Salvation Army - Giving Tuesday 2017

Giving Tuesday is the day that we traditionally focus on charitable giving and supporting our favorite nonprofit organizations. It’s a day that organizations are extra diligent in explaining the impact of their services and how the public can help make a difference. But if you want to “give” and make a difference throughout the Christmas season, we have seven ideas for you. Continue reading “Giving Tuesday: How to Give All Season”

Volunteering: One Family’s Thanksgiving Tradition

Serving Thanksgiving Dinner in Chicago to the Most in Need

Laurel Latimer and her family (Henry, Katie and Sarah) have volunteered for many years, serving Thanksgiving dinner at The Salvation Army’s Harbor Light Center in Chicago. They have found the opportunity to give of themselves so meaningful that Katie now volunteers to serve those who are homeless around her college in California. We asked Laurel to share why her family volunteers and what is so special about the experience. Continue reading “Volunteering: One Family’s Thanksgiving Tradition”