Recent Media Coverage

 

January 2014

1/23/2014 - Norridge group helps collect funds for 5-year-old in need of brain surgery (Norridge Harwood Heights Sun-Times News)

1/21/2014 – Local Group Working to Reduce Prostitution (WIFR.com)

1/21/2014 – Haircut for Homeless (Aurora Beacon News)

1/20/2014 –  Letter: The Salvation Army thanks community for generosity ( Rockford Register Star)

1/19/2014 – Salvation’s Army WinterFest (ABC 7)

1/19/2014 –  Share- A-Haircut program to help area’s homeless (Lake County News-Sun)

1/17/2014 – Salvation Army to Open Thrift Store (WIFR.com)

1/15/2014 –  Conley Outreach sets kettle collection record (Kane County Chronicle)

1/13/2014 -  Salvation Army helps 16k+ people during Christmas season ( Rockford Register Star)

1/10/2014 - Aurora condos  uninhabitable  due to severe weather issues (Aurora Beacon News)

1/10/2014 - Loss of heat, water affecting 66 Aurora condo units (Daily Herald)

1/10/2014 - Glenview Ice Center hits big year in Angel Tree gift drive (Glenview Announcements)

1/10/2014 – Main Street Magic ( Northwest Herald)

1/9/2014 –  Christmas at Salvation Army (Northwest Herald)

1/6/2014 - Chicago warming centers: The options and the limits (WBEZ.org)

1/6/2014 - Many homeless men and women prefer to take their chances with cold: Brown (Chicago Sun-Times)

1/6/2014 - St. Charles business owners vow to start anew after fire (Northwest Herald)

1/5/2014 - Legacy Elite Winter Classic Adopts A Family (Tri-Cities Tribune Local)

1/2/2014 - Letter: Thank you for the generous donations of food and toys (Rockford Register Star)

December 2013

12/28/2013 – Hudson Sisters bring holiday cheer (Chicago Crusader)

12/28/2013 – Community Center Partners with Pullman Bank & Trust (Chicago Crusader)

12/28/2013 – Our view: Generosity brightens the season (Northwest Herald)

12/25/2013 – Thousands wait in bitter cold, but kids get their presents (Chicago Tribune)

12/23/2013 – Donations slow for local Salvation Army Red Kettle Drive (Daily Chronicle)

12/23/2013 – $750 gold coin dropped in Salvation Army kettle (Crain’s Chicago Business)

12/23/2013 – $750 coin found in Arlington Heights Salvation Army kettle (Daily Herald)

12/23/2013 – Fox Valley Aero Club Donates to The Salvation Army (Daily Herald)

12/22/2013 – Gold coins deposited in Libertyville Jewel’s red kettle (Lake County News-Sun)

12/21/2013 – Salvation Army hosts holiday food, toy distribution (Kane County Chronicle)

12/21/2013 – Our View: Thumbs up for volunteers (Daily Chronicle)

12/20/2013 – Week in Photos December 15 to 21, 2013 (Daily Chronicle)

12/20/2013 – Salvation Army program in Aurora makes sure needy have a Merry Christmas (Aurora Beacon-News)

12/20/2013 – Olson: Donations still needed at food pantries (Daily Chronicle)

12/19/2013 – More gold coins found in Lake County (Daily Herald)

12/19/2013 – Salvation Army plays Santa for needy Lake County families (Daily Herald)

12/18/2013 – Red Kettle Campaign makes final push to reach fundraising goal (Northwest Herald)

12/18/2013 – Salvation Army to screen “Silver Bells” on Friday (Rockford Register Star)

12/18/2013 – PHOTOS: Village of Bethlehem comes to life (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

12/18/2013 – Letter: The drop in food donations (Daily Chronicle)

12/18/2013 – Salvation Army toy distribution brings Christmas to more than 2,500 children (Daily Chronicle)

12/17/2013 – Salvation Army Holiday Toy Distribution (Daily Chronicle)

12/17/2013 – It’s that time of year again! (Chicago Defender)

12/17/2013 – Non-profits see earlier need for winter clothes (Chicago Tribune)

12/16/2013 - Gold coins bring Salvation Army closer to holiday goal (MySuburbanLife.com)

12/16/2013 – Des Plaines city employees/firemen support Angel Tree Program (Des Plaines Patch)

12/15/2013 – Lake Zurich Salvation Army kettle gets gold coins (Chicago Tribune)

12/13/2013 – Hinsdale-Oak Brook Sunrise rotary bell ringers out this weekend (The Doings Hinsdale)

12/13/2013 – Anonymous donor to match Salvation Army donations (Chicago Tribune)

12/12/2013 – Salvation Army live nativity in Norridge Friday and Saturday (Daily Herald)

12/11/2013 – Three more gold coins found in Salvation Army kettles (Lake County News-Sun)

12/11/2013 – Salvation Army gets more gold coins (Daily Herald)

12/11/2013 – Cool sounds for the needy (Elgin Courier-News)

12/10/2013 – Feed the Need Food Drive kicks off on Friday (Rockford Register Star)

12/10/2013 – Donor pledges help to Naperville-area Salvation Army drive (Daily Herald)

12/9/2013 – Gold coin found in Naperville Salvation Army kettle (Daily Herald)

12/9/2013 – Prairie Eyecare accepting donations for charities (Daily Chronicle)

12/9/2013 – Twin Tavern to hold food, coat drive (Daily Chronicle)

12/9/2013 – Gold coin dropped into Salvation Army bucket in Naperville (Naperville Sun)

12/8/2013 – Salvation Army donations way down in Lake, Porter counties (Indiana Post-Tribune)

12/7/2013 – Our View: Thumbs up to young donors (Daily Chronicle)

12/7/2013 – Red Kettles come up gold again (Chicago Tribune)

12/6/2013 – More gold coins found in kettles in Lake County (Daily Herald)

12/5/2013 – Norridge Salvation Army offers Come to Bethlehem experience (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

12/5/2013 – Salvation Army to host ’12 Hours of Salvation’ Toy Drive on Friday (Rockford Register Star)

12/5/2013 – 4 Gold Coins Worth $5,200 Found in Lake Zurich kettle (Daily Herald)

12/5/2013 – Goods piling up at Freezin’ for Food (Daily Chronicle)

12/5/2013 – Lake County red kettle donations down 32 percent, Salvation Army says (Northwest Indiana Times)

12/5/2013 - Four gold coins, worth $1,300 each, found in Salvation Army kettle in Lake Zurich (Lake County News-Sun)

12/4/2013 – Students get head start for Freezin’ for Food drive (Daily Chronicle)

12/4/2013 - Salvation Army volunteers pack up holiday cheer (Daily Herald)

12/4/2013 – ‘Fill the Truck’ toy drive at Walmart Saturday (Daily Herald)

12/1/2013 – Our View: #GivingTuesday a day to help those in need (Rockford Register Star)

12/1/2013 – Giving Tree Opens at Cherryvalle Mall (Rockford Register Star)

November 2013

11/30/2013 – Week in Photos November 24 to 30, 2013 (Daily Chronicle)

11/30/2013 - The Salvation Army (WGN Radio)

11/30/2013 – Our View: Answer bell for Salvation Army (Northwest Herald)

11/29/2013 – Salvation Army to register families for Christmas assistance (Rockford Register Star)

11/29/2013 - Salvation Army Opens Registration to Needy Families Next Week (WIFR.com)

11/29/2013 – Salvation Army Opens Giving Tree at Cherryvale Mall (WIFR.com)

11/29/2013 – Thankful for community meals in Elgin, St. Charles (Daily Herald)

11/28/2013 - Give thanks, give back (Northwest Herald)

11/28/2013 – Salvation Army serves hundreds of Thanksgiving meals in Chicago (ABC7)

11/27/2013 – DeKalb County Salvation Army distributes Thanksgiving baskets (Daily Chroncile)

11/27/2013 – Local Furniture Store Donating Mattresses for Tornado Victims (WIFR.com)

11/25/2013 – How to Help Midwest tornado victims: Red Cross, Salvation Army, Northern Illinois Food Bank, Chicago Cubs (ABC7)

11/24/2013 – This Week in Photos (Daily Herald)

11/22/2013 – Lakeside Legacy Foundation Gives back to the Community During Holiday Season (Daily Herald)

11/22/2013 – Norridge Citadel Salvation Army gathers together to help at Thanksgiving (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

11/22/2013 – Ozzie T. Cougar delivers turkeys to needy families (Daily Herald)

11/21/2013 – How to Help Victims of Illinois Tornados (NBC5)

11/22/2013 – Salvation Army Receives Donation from Loescher Heating and Air Conditioning (WIFR.com)

11/21/2013 – Tornado relief efforts ramp up in McHenry County (Northwest Herald)

11/21/2013 – Business participation needed for Salvation Army Food for the Needy Drive (Rockford Register Star)

11/21/2013 – Salvation Army seeks businesses to host food collection barrels (Rockford Register Star)

11/21/2013 – Local Organizations Start Collections to Help Victims of Tornadoes (WIFR.com)

11/21/2013 – Salvation Army Asking for More Businesses to Participate in Food for Needy Drive (WIFR.com)

11/21/2013 – Salvation Army needs more businesses to participate in food drive (WREX.com)

11/19/2013 – Salvation Army collecting donations for Illinois tornado victims (WREX)

11/19/2013 – Our View: Extend help to Illinois tornado victims (Daily Chronicle)

11/19/2013 – Salvation Army announces fundraising goal of $425,000; seeks volunteers (Northwest Herald)

11/19/2013 – Our View: How to help victims or tornadoes (Northwest Herald)

11/18/2013 – Young Students Rally for Tornado-Affected Teacher (NBC5)

11/18/2013 – NBC 5 Partners With Red Cross, Salvation Army to Help Tornado Victims (NBC5)

11/18/2013 – Illinois Emergency Management Agency – Recovery Efforts (WGN Radio)

11/18/2013 – Illinois tornado relief: How you can help (MyFoxChicago.com)

11/15/2013 – Our View: Thumbs up to holiday giving (Daily Chronicle)

11/14/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off annual Red Kettle campaign at Union Station (ABC7)

11/14/2013 – Aurora Salvation Army kicks off holiday Red Kettle Campaign (Aurora Beacon-News)

11/14/2013 – Chicago Bears Coat Drive to Benefit The Salvation Army (Daily Herald)

11/14/2013 – Red Kettle Campaign kicks off Friday (Daily Chronicle)

11/12/2013 – Salvation Army to host annual Thanksgiving concert Nov. 24 (Rockford Register Star)

11/11/2013 – Harwood Heights collecting for Thanksgiving food drive (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

11/11/2013 – Boone County Salvation Army in need to toy and food donations (WREX.com)

11/11/2013 – Salvation Army in Urgent Need of Toy and Food Donations for Christmas Season (WIFR.com)

11/10/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off kettle campaign (HighlandCommunity.net)

11/9/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off red kettle campaign (Elgin Courier-News)

11/8/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle season (Rockford Register Star)

11/8/2013 – Salvation Army Kicks Off Kettle Collection (WIFR.com)

11/8/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off Christmas bell ringing campaign (WREX.com)

11/7/2013 – Boone County Salvation Army Seeking Volunteer Bell Ringers (WIFR.com)

11/7/2013 – Belvidere Salvation Army taking applications for holiday assistance (WREX.com)

11/6/2013 – Downtown businesses to support Salvation Army (Northwest Herald)

11/5/2013 – In Our Towns: Elgin Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign to start (Elgin Courier-News)

11/5/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Christmas campaign on Thursday (Northwest Indiana Times)

11/5/2013 – Salvation Army Food Drive Starts (WIFR.com)

11/4/2013 – Salvation Army begins Christmas season with Kettle Kickoff on Friday (Rockford Register Star)

11/4/2013 – Community rises to the need at Norridge food pantry ( Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

11/4/2013 - Salvation Army kicks off month-long effort to feed hungry in Rockford (WREX.com)

11/3/2013 – Salvation Army kicks off 45th annual Food for the Needy drive Monday (Rockford Register Star)

11/1/2013 – Elgin Salvation Army Kicks-Off Annual Red Kettle Christmas Campaign (TribLocal Elgin)

October 2013

10/29/2013 – Huntley Salvation Army Red Kettle Kick-Off (Huntley Patch)

10/28/2013 – Elgin’s new Salvation Army lieutenants tune up for bell-ringing season (Elgin Courier News)

10/25/2013 – Fans can vote for Pro Bowl through late December (ChicagoBears.com)

10/25/2013 – Family-run haunted house draws crowds in St. Charles (Kane County Chronicle)

10/24/2013 – Lazarus House invites the community to annual Thanksgiving feast (TribLocal Tri-Cities)

10/24/2013 – Salvation Army distributes Koats for Kids (WIFR.com)

10/24/2013 – Good Causes: Bell ringers (Aurora Beacon News)

10/23/2013 – Free flu shot clinics in Rockford area (WREX-TV)

10/23/2013 – Bingo game to collect for Norridge pantry (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

10/22/2013 – Review: Shadow Town (Her Story Theater)

10/22/2013 – Kroc Charity Hoops Festival (U & Me This Morning)

10/20/2013 – Volunteers needed to sort, hang and distribute coats for Salvation Army (Rockford Register Star)

10/19/2013 – Shadow Town (ABC7 Online)

10/18/2013 – The Salvation Army Seeks Volunteer Bell Ringers for 2013 Red Kettle Campaign (Elgin TribLocal)

10/18/2013 – The Salvation Army Seeks Volunteer Bell Ringers for 2013 Red Kettle Campaign (McHenry TribLocal)

10/17/2013 - The Salvation Army Seeks Volunteer Bell Ringers for 2013 Red Kettle Campaign (Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch)

10/17/2013 – The Salvation Army Seeks Volunteer Bell Ringers for 2013 Red Kettle Campaign (Huntley Patch)

10/16/2013 – DeKalb County food pantry seeing more clients (DeKalb Daily Chronicle)

10/16/2013 – Free flu clinics offered at area sites Oct. 24 (Rock River Times)

10/16/2013 – Shooing the flu: Clinic helps keep families healthy (Kane County Chronicle)

10/15/2013 - Salvation Army to host family movie nights (Northwest Herald)

10/14/2013 – Shadow Town at Her Story Theater: Theater review (Time Out Chicago)

10/13/2013 – Church hopping: The other Sunday marathon (Chicago Now)

10/12/2013 – 60 Evacuated After Apartment Roof Collapses (NBC5 Chicago)

10/12/2013 – 60 evacuated after Edgewater Beach roof collapse (Chicago Tribune)

10/11/2013 – Sex Trafficking in Chicago? NO! Yes. (Huffington Post Chicago)

10/11/2013 – 22 displaced following Edgewater roof collapse (Chicago Sun-Times)

10/11/2013 – Training Seminar: The Salvation Army PROMISE Program (Winettka Talk)

10/11/2013 – Corporate Philanthropy Programs Are Diverse And Creative: Get Ideas Here (Chicago Tribune)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Northbrook Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Glenview Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Skokie Patch)

10/11/2013 – Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Highland Park Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Niles-Morton Grove Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Evanston Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Winnetka-Glencoe Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Wilmette-Kenilworth Patch)

10/11/2013 - Training Seminar: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Prevention (Deerfield Patch)

10/10/2013 – Shadow Town . . .a play about sex trafficking in Chicago (WDCB.org)

10/9/2013 – ‘Shadow Town’ raises awareness about sex trafficking in Chicago (Windy City Times)

10/8/2013 – Shining Light into the Shadows: Her Story Theater Exposes Sex Trafficking in Chicago (NewCityStage.com)

10/8/2013 - Collect, Shop and Donate!  Drive it Up, Drop it Off and Make it Count! (TribLocal Winnetka & Northfield)

10/7/2013 – ‘Shadow Town’ shines light on sex trafficking (Chicago Tribune)

10/4/2013 - Training Seminar: Preventing Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC)

10/1/2013 – 60-Something: Shadow Town (Northwest Indiana Times)

September 2013

9/30/2013 – Doing My Part (Chicago Tribune)

9/30/2013 – Bears Coat Drive Announcement (ChicagoBears.com)

9/30/2013 – Community rises to the need at Norridge food pantry (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

9/28/2013 – Motorcycle ride kicks off 2013 Toys for Tots program (Daily Chronicle)

9/25/2013 – New Salvation Army corps officer enjoys building relationships (HighlandCommunity.net)

9/25/2013 – Community Calendar: Koats for Kids (Rock River Times)

9/24/2013 – Salvation Army welcomes Captain “Sully” Sullenberger (WREX-TV)

9/24/2013 – Salvation Army offers’ Hope Fore Kids’ (The Doings La Grange)

9/24/2013 - Salvation Army offers’ Hope Fore Kids’ (The Doings Western Springs)

9/24/2013 – Hero of the Hudson ‘Sully’ inspires Rockford Luncheon crowd (Rockford Register Star)

9/22/2013 – Bulls’ Rose right on target (Chicago Tribune)

9/20/2013 – “Koats for Kids” Drive Kicks Off (WIFR.com)

9/19/2013 – Salvation Army’s Koats for Kids drive to begin Friday (Rockford Register Star)

9/19/2013 – Kiwanis Support (Northwest Herald)

9/18/2013 – Salvation Army’s ‘Koats for Kids’ drive begins Sept. 20 (Rock River Times)

9/17/2013 – Community Forum – Shadow Town (CAN TV)

9/16/2013 - Elgin’s riverfront plans, then and now (Daily Herald)

9/12/2013 – Grant helps Lake County food and shelter programs (Lake County News-Sun)

9/11/2013 – United Way kicks off annual giving campaign (Kane County Chronicle)

9/10/2013 – Local golfers join benefit (Indiana Post-Tribune)

9/10/2013 – The Salvation Army’s “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic raised over $200,000 (Glenview Announcements)

9/10/2013 – The Salvation Army’s “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic raised over $200,000 (Northbrook Star)

9/10/2013 – The Salvation Army’s “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic raised over $200,000 (Evanston Review)

9/6/2013 – Salvation Army benefits from “Hope Fore Kids” golf event (Lake County News-Sun)

9/6/2013 – Salvation Army Golf Classic (Schererville Community – Northwest Indiana Times)

9/6/2013 – Salvation Army Golf Classic (St. John Community – Northwest Indiana Times)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Wilmette Patch)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Wilmette-Kenilworth TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Wheaton Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Wheaton TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Wheaton Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Wheaton Patch)

9/6/2013 - Western Springs Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Western Springs TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Western Springs Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Western Springs Patch)

9/6/2013 - Vernon Hills Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Vernon Hills Patch)

9/6/2013 - Vernon Hills Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Vernon Hills TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - St. Charles Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (St. Charles Patch)

9/6/2013 - St. Charles Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Tri-Cities TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Plainfield Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Plainfield TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Plainfield Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Plainfield Patch)

9/6/2013 - Park Ridge Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Park Ridge TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Park Ridge Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Park Ridge Patch)

9/6/2013 - Palatine Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Palatine TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Palatine Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Palatine Patch)

9/6/2013 - Orland Park Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Orland Park- Homer Glen TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Orland Park Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Orland Park Patch)

9/6/2013 – Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Winnetka and Northfield TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Northbrook Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Northbrook Patch)

9/6/2013 - Northbrook Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Northbrook TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Naperville Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Naperville Patch)

9/6/2013 - Mount Prospect Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Mount Prospect)

9/6/2013 - Lisle Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lisle TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Lisle Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lisle Patch)

9/6/2013 - Libertyville Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Libertyville Patch)

9/6/2013 – Libertyville Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Libertyville TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Lake Zurich Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lake Zurich Patch)

9/6/2013 - Lake Zurich Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Lake Zurich)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lake Forest-Lake Bluff TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Patch)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Wilmette-Kenilworth TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Gurnee Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Grayslake-Gurnee TribLocal)

9/6/2013 - Glenview Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TibLocal Glenview)

9/6/2013 - Glenview Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Glenview Patch)

9/6/2013 - Area Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Winnetka/Northfield/Glencoe)

9/6/2013 - Winnetka and Glencoe Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Winnetka-Glencoe Patch)

9/5/2013 - Hinsdale Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills Patch)

9/5/2013 - Hinsdale Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills TribLocal)

9/5/2013 - Glen Ellyn Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Glen Ellyn Patch)

9/5/2013 - Glen Ellyn Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Glen Ellyn)

9/5/2013 - Evanston Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Evanston Patch)

9/5/2013 - Evanston Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Evanston)

9/5/2013 – Elmhurst Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Elmhurst Patch)

9/5/2013 - Elmhurst Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Elmhurst)

9/5/2013 - Downers Grove Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Downers Grove Patch)

9/5/2013 - Downers Grove Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Downers Grove)

9/5/2013 - Deerfield Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Highland Park and Deerfield)

9/5/2013 - Deerfield Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10 Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Deerfield Patch)

9/5/2013 - Clarendon Hills Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Clarendon Hills)

9/4/2013 - Clarendon Hills and Hinsdale Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Clarendon Hills and Hinsdale Patch)

9/4/2013 – Arlington Heights Golfers Attend The Salvation Army 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Arlington Heights Patch)

9/4/2013 - Arlington Heights Golfers Attend The Salvation Army 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Arlington Heights)

9/4/2013 - Barrington Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (TribLocal Barrington)

9/4/2013 – Barrington Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope fore Kids” Golf Classic (Barrington Patch)

9/4/2013 – Lincoln Park Golfers Attend The Salvation Army’s 10th Annual “Hope Fore Kids” Golf Classic (Lincoln Park Patch)

July 2013

7/30/2013 – Fox Valley: Grant to help seniors buy pet food (Elgin Courier News)

7/30/2013 – Salvation Army, Target help 10 needy students with back-to-school supplies (Daily Herald)

7/29/2013 – Grant to help Golden Diners distribute pet food (Northwest Herald)

7/25/2013 – Our View: Sequester hits homes (Northwest Herald)

7/25/2013 - Students get new school supplies with help from Salvation Army, Target (The Times Weekly)

7/24/2013 – Golden Diners senior meal delivery service avoids cuts (Northwest Herald)

7/24/2013 – Target and Salvation Army team up for school supply shopping spree (Chicago Tribune)

7/24/2013 - New Image of Thrift: A Preview of the Lincoln Park Salvation Army Thrift Store (Thriftaholic)

7/22/2013 – Donate school supplies at Harwood Heights village hall (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

7/22/2013 – DeKalb country concert benefits local Salvation Army (Daily Chronicle)

7/21/2013 – Clothes for Kids Drive at CherryVale Mall Aug. 9-19 (Rockford Register Star)

7/20/2013 – 8 children get gift cards to help buy school supplies (Northwest Indiana Times)

7/18/2013 – Target, Elgin Salvation Army partner to prepare students for back-to-school (Elgin Courier-News)

7/18/2013 – Target, Salvation Army assist back-to-school shopping (Daily Chronicle)

7/18/2013 – 2nd annual Red Run scheduled for Aug. 10 (Northwest Herald)

7/16/2013 – Volunteers log 89,000 hours so far (Evanston Now)

7/12/2013 - Salvation Army Helps Kids Get Ready for Back to School (WIFR.com)

7/12/2013 – The New ‘Black Death’: Why Are Back People Dying at Record Rates in Chicago? (Huffington Post Chicago)

7/9/2013 – Illinois Credo Recovery banquet at Cliffbreakers July 26 (Rockford Register Star)

7/2/2013 – Kroc Center celebrates first year (Beverly Review)

7/2/2013 – Salvation Army’s Laotian ministry celebrates 10 years in Rockford (Rockford Register Star)

June 2013

6/30/2013 – Get up and go! (Indiana Post-Tribune)

6/29/2013 - Mobile food pantry, volunteers assist almost 200 families (Belvidere Daily Republican)

6/28/2013 – Blackhawks Fans Pack Downtown For Victory Parade, Rally (CBS2 Chicago)

6/17/2013 – Mobile food pantry coming to Belvidere (Rockford Register Star)

6/14/2013 – Salvation Army’s doughnuts were lifesavers to troops (Northwest Indiana Times)

6/14/2013 – Free summer lunch program for Elgin youth offered (Elgin Courier News)

6/14/2013 – Best Activities To Do With Dad In Chicago (CBS2 Chicago)

6/13/2013 – Belvidere Salvation Army collecting school supplies (Rockford Register Star)

6/11/2013 – Buffalo Grove Students Finish Year by Collecting School Supplies for Oklahoma Tornado Victims (Buffalo Grove Patch)

6/10/2013 – Salvation Army’s Nicolai honored by senior network (Elgin Courier News)

6/7/2013 – National Donut Day 2013 In Chicago: Go Behind The Scenes With Glazed And Infused (Huffington Post Chicago Restaurants)

6/7/2013 – Free doughnuts for National Doughnut Day (Chicago Tribune)

6/7/2013 – Handpicked: No Dessert Left Behind, Whole Larder Love and more (WBEZ 91.5)

6/7/2013 – 4th and 5th Grade Winners of CherryVale Mall & Edgebrook Art Contest Announced (WIFR.com)

6/6/2013 – Celebrate National Donut Day with free donuts and fun facts (Chicago Now)

6/5/2013 – Can-Struction project to help stock local food pantry (Rock River Times)

6/5/2013 – Summer Food Service program to begin for area kids (Rock River Times)

6/5/2013 – Letter: Thank you for supporting the Stamp Out Hunger food drive (Rockford Register Star)

6/1/2013 – Father’s Day, Let Him Do What He Wants (Dining Chicago)

May 2013

5/31/2013 – Leadership change of Winnebago County Salvation Army (Rockford Register Star)

5/30/2013 – Salvation Army to host Donut Day at CherryVale Mall (Rockford Register Star)

5/29/2013 – Salvation Army to host 76th Annual Donut Day Saturday (Rockford Register Star)

5/29/2013 – Salvation Army of Winnebago County Changes Leadership (WIFR.com)

5/29/2013 – Salvation Army celebrates fifth anniversary of Laotian Ministry (The Rock River Times)

5/22/2013 – Oklahoma Tornado: How to Help (ABC7 Chicago)

5/21/2013 – How to help Oklahoma tornado victims (WGN-TV)

5/21/2013 – How to Help Victims of the Oklahoma Tornado (Des Plaines Patch)

5/18/2013 - Bikes for Tykes collects for area kids in need (WREX-TV)

5/16/2013 – Letter Carriers Get to Deliver More Than Mail (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

5/13/2013 – Winn. Co. Salvation Army thanks you for donations (WREX-TV)

5/13/2013 - Community Sports Calendar (North) for May 12, 2013 (Southtown Star)

5/9/2013 – School for pregnant students now offers child care (ABC7 Chicago)

5/9/2013 - Rockford volunteers put an artistic spin on the can drive (WREX-TV)

5/9/2013 – Stamp Out Hunger May 11 (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

5/7/2013 - Bikes for Tykes drive in Roscoe May 18 (Rockford Register Star)

5/7/2013 - Chicago, suburban firefighters participate in Englewood Disaster Drill (WGN)

5/7/2013 - St. Xavier football team holds youth camp (Beverly Review)

April 2013

4/29/2013 – Flood clean-up kits available for west suburban residents (ABC7 Chicago)

4/29/2013 – New Salvation Army Thrift Store Opens (Belvidere Daily Republican)

4/27/2013 – Salvation Army distributes flood clean-up kits (ABC7 Chicago)

4/27/2013 – Flood cleanup continues in Des Plaines (WGN)

4/24/2013 – Food cleanup kits distributed to Albany Park Residents (ABC7 Chicago)

4/24/2013 – Salvation Army’s Canteen Serves Up Help to Flood Victims, Volunteers (Crystal Lake-Cary Patch)

4/23/2013 – Salvation Army distributes flood clean-up kits (Rockford Register Star)

4/23/2013 – Floodwaters recede in some places but cleanup remains grim (Chicago Tribune)

4/23/2013 – Flooded residents frustrated as more rain arrives in Chicago area (FOX 32)

4/22/2013 – Des Plaines begins cleanup, says 2,000 properties damaged (Daily Herald)

4/22/2013 – Salvation Army Distributing Flood Clean-Up Kits (WIFR)

4/22/2012 - Salvation Army distributes clean-up kits to flood victims (FOX 32)

4/22/2013 – Flood cleanup continues in Fox Valley (Aurora Beacon News)

4/20/2013 – The Salvation Army Advisory Board Adds Two New Members (WIFR)

4/19/2013 - Flood Relief Workers: ‘Hopefully Our Presence Really Helps People’ (CBS 2)

4/19/2013 – ComEd, Exelon Volunteers Kickoff National Volunteer Week by Feeding the Hungry in Evanston and Neighboring Communities (Evanston and Skokie TribLocal)

4/18/2013 – Salvation Army offering clean-up kits for flooded Aurorans (Daily Herald)

4/17/2013 – How You Can Help Victims of Marathon Bombings (NBC 5)

4/17/2013 – Community “Can-Struction” Project to Benefit The Salvation Army Food Pantry (WIFR)

4/16/2013 – Marathon Bombing: How you can help (FOX 32)

4/2/2013 – Norridge Salvation Army opens camp registration (Norridge-Harwood Heights News)

February 2013

2/28/2013 - Old Sullivan’s grocery gets ready for Salvation Army thrift store (Belvidere Daily Republican)

2/22/2013 – Arlington Heights thrift store moving in town (TribLocal Arlington Heights)

2/22/2013 – Aurella M. ‘Oro’ Hall, 1916-2013 (Chicago Tribune)

2/15/2013 – Black teens say Obama isn’t the answer to Chicago’s violence (Chicago Tribune)

2/13/2013 – Salvation Army May March Down Street (Journal & Topics Newspapers)

2/12/2013 – Funding Available for Utility Assistance at Salvation Army (WIFR)

2/10/2013 – Meals on Wheels program gets help from Golden Diners (Elgin Courier News)

2/4/2013 – Sober Super Bowl Supports Recovering Substance Abusers (Chicago Tribune)

December 2012

12/28/2012 – Salvation Army volunteer lends a  listening ear, even on Christmas Eve (Chicago Tribune)

12/27/2012 – Chicago State Baseball collects over 100 toys for Kroc Center (Chicago State University Athletics)

12/26/2012 – Red Kettle Campaign Expects to Reach New Goal (WIFR.com)

12/26/2012 – Fox Valley People of the Year, 2012 (Daily Herald)

12/26/2012 -Des Plaines Employees/Firemen Support Salvation Army Angel Tree Program (Daily Herald)

12/21/2013 – The Salvation Army distributes Angel Tree gifts to 1,700 children (Northwest Indiana Times)

12/21/2012 -Weather, economy slow Salvation Army drive (Daily Chronicle)

12/21/2012 – Hauser Food Drive a success (Riverside-Brookfield Landmark)

12/20/2012 - East Chicago Salvation Army gets $5,000 Walmart grant (Northwest Indiana Times)

12/19/2012 - Salvation Army distributes holiday cheer, toys (Daily Chronicle)

12/19/2012 – St. Charles East Donates Toys to Salvation Army (Kane County Chronicle)

12/19/2012 – Bears wives, Sam’s Club help those in need for Christmas (Daily Herald)

12/19/2012 - Secret Santa drops $20,000 into Salvation Army kettles (Daily Herald)

12/18/2012 – Gold Swiss Francs Dropped in Salvation Army Red Kettle (NBC 5)

12/18/2012 – Salvation Army kettle stolen in Joliet (NBC 5)

12/18/2012 – Thief makes off with Salvation Army kettle in front of Joliet store (Joliet Herald-News)

12/18/2012 - ‘Guardian Angel’ drops seven Swiss gold francs in Salvation Army kettle in Libertyville (Daily Herald)

12/18/2012 – Libertyville Salvation Army kettles gets 7 gold coins for 2nd year (ABC 7)

12/17/2012 – Secret Santa Challenges Donors (WLS 890AM)

12/14/2012 – ‘Secret Santa’ drops 20k in Salvation Army kettles (WLS 890AM)

12/14/2012 – The ‘Good Neighbor’ Telethon for Salvation Army (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Evanston Salvation Army in Need of Storefront (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Salvation Army helps woman get life on track (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – In the Western Suburbs, Salvation Army Helps Jobless Construction Worker (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Salvation Army provides space for teens at Kroc Center (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Salvation Army, WBBM Newsradio ‘Good Neighbor’ Telethon (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Even affluent suburbs harbor people who need Salvation Army assistance (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Salvation Army’s new Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center Helps Chicago Woman (CBS 2)

12/14/2012 – Vickroy: Singer lifts spirits, raises money (Southtown Star)

12/14/2012 – Bears wives go shopping for those in need (Lake County News-Sun)

12/14/2012 – Anonymous donor drops $20,000 in Salvation Army Red Kettles (NBC 5)

12/13/2012 - Donor drops four $5,000 checks in Naperville Salvation Army kettles (Daily Herald)

12/12/2012 – IL State Police Ring Bells for The Salvation Army (ABC 7)

12/12/2012 – Golden Coins Found in Salvation Army Kettles (WPWR My 50 Chicago)

12/12/2012 - 500,000 coats later, Bears drive is still going strong (Daily Herald)

12/11/2012 – Salvation Army workers ring in the holiday season in Lisle (MySuburbanLife.com)

12/11/2012 – Freezin’ for Food surpasses goal (Daily Chronicle)

12/10/2012 – Wish List: The Salvation Army (Rockford Register Star)

12/09/2012 – Farnham sponsors annual winter coat drive (Elgin Courier News)

12/07/2012 – Annual toy drive benefits Stateline area families (WREX 13)

12/07/2012 – NBC Chicago, Organizations Collect Coats for Needy (NBC 5)

12/07/2012 – Shoppers can help Salvation Army today (Northwest Herald)

12/07/2012 - Editorial: Inspiring anonymity and year-round need (Daily Herald)

12/06/2012 – Salvation Army ringing in the holidays after gold coin donations (ABC 7)

12/05/2012 – Belvidere Salvation Army distributes toys and food baskets (WIFR)

12/05/2012 – Don’t Fall For It (United States Postal Inspection Service)

12/05/2012 – Golden coins found in Salvation Army kettles (MyFoxChicago.com)

12/05/2012 – Salvation Army pans for gold (Lake County News-Sun)

12/05/2012 – Salvation Army receives Golden Coins in Lake County (NBC 5)

12/05/2012 - Donations of gold and silver coins arrive in kettles (Daily Herald)

12/04/2012 – Salvation Army helps kids with incarcerated parents (WREX)

12/04/2012 - Krugerrand found in Naperville Salvation Army kettle (Chicago Tribune)

12/04/2012 – Red kettle strikes gold (Aurora Beacon News)

12/04/2012 – Salvation Army volunteers wrap Christmas presents for prisioners’ kids (Rockford Register Star)

12/04/2012 - Gold coin found in Salvation Army kettle in Naperville (Daily Herald)

12/01/2012 - Concert ticket giveaway fuels Christmas food box-packing (Daily Herald)

November 2012

11/27/2012 – Miss Illinois helps out The Salvation Army (WREX 13)

11/22/2012 - Images: Thanksgiving in the suburbs (Daily Herald)

11/22/2012 - Lazarus House feeds 400 in St. Charles (Daily Herald)

11/21/2012 – Harvest Celebration Meal in Belvidere (WIFR)

11/21/2012 – Thanksgiving baskets provide dinner for more than 700 (Daily Chronicle)

11/20/2012 – Salvation Army Helping Brighten Holiday for Needy Families (WBBM-AM)

11/20/2012 – Celebrando con los mas necesitados (Telemundo Chicago)

11/20/2012 – Ameristar Hotel Casino serves up Thanksgiving meals in East Chicago (Northwest Indiana Times)

11/18/2012 - Harvest Celebration Meal set Tuesday in Belvidere (Rockford Register Star)

11/16/2012 – Let the bell ringing begin (Aurora Beacon News)

11/15/2012 – Kettle campaign kick off (Chicago Tribune)

11/15/2012 – Kettle season almost upon us (CBS 2)

11/15/2012 – Feed the Need food drive kicks off Friday (Rockford Register Star)

11/14/2012 – Salvation Army Readies for Red Kettle, Angel Tree Holiday Programs (Crystal Lake – Cary Patch)

11/14/2012 - Salvation Army Elgin Corps Community Center Kicks-Off Annual Red Kettle Christmas Campaign (Daily Herald)

11/14/2012 – Salvation Army efforts ring in important season for nonprofits (Elgin Courier News)

11/13/2012 - Lake Barrington business helps Salvation Army distribute Christmas trees (Daily Herald)

11/12/2012 – Trees bring holiday spirit (Barrington Courier-Review)

11/09/2012 – Artificial Christmas Trees Donated to Those in Need (Barrington Patch)

11/05/2012 – Lazarus House Slates Annual Thanksgiving Feast (St. Charles Patch)

11/02/2012 – City gardeners use new technology to grow organic produce (ABC 7)