Holiday Fun for the Entire Family – Chicagoland Red Kettle Kick Off

Monday, November 10, 2014
Tree of Lights

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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Helping to Stop Gun Violence. Salvation Army Alternative Programs for Children in Chicago.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Our staff at The Salvation Army take on the problems of gun violence seriously. Hear them speak on the alternatives we have to offer kids throughout the Chicagoland…

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She Got a Head Start…

Monday, February 24, 2014

Wanda Stevenson was just 15 in 1970 when she did an internship with Head Start, working with preschoolers, as part of her high school graduation requirement. More than…

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Summer Camp is the Best!

Monday, February 24, 2014

Before long, summer vacation will be here. And thanks to you, that means two very important words for many Chicago-area children: SUMMER CAMP! Just ask Brianna (11), Arianna…

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New Winter Boots Donated to Low-Income Families in Chicago

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Toyota Donates Nearly 200 New Winter Boots To Low-Income Chicago Families through the “Walk in My Boots” Program In the midst of one of Chicago’s most brutal winters…

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The Bike of His Dreams

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Nine-year-old Jacob was praying for a bicycle for Christmas.  Literally. All of his friends had bikes, and Jacob desperately wanted to be one of the pack. So after…

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The Salvation Army Chicago Temple Corps Prepares for Back to School with Target

Thursday, September 6, 2012

The Chicago Temple Corps youth had a blast last Wednesday, August 29th as they took part in a back-to-school shopping venture. Twenty children from the Chicago Temple Corps,…

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Jaelyn’s Confidence is Growing, Thanks to Summer Day Camp, and You

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Ten-year-old Jaelyn couldn’t wait for The Salvation Army Summer Green and Sports Day Camp to start. She’d heard so much about it from her friends. The fun art…

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Angel Tree Program

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Most of us look forward to receiving gifts over the holidays. Children, especially, dream about the wonderful things they hope to find under the tree on Christmas morning….

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