Spring: From Darkness to Light

Monday, February 24, 2014

A personal word from Lt. Colonel Ralph Bukiewicz, Division Commander. There’s no better metaphor for new life than the transition of winter into spring. I love the way…

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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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RunFurShelter and The Salvation Army to Host 4th Annual 5K Walk/Run to Help Homebound Seniors Feed Their Pets

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

RunFurShelter has teamed up with The Salvation Army to hold their 4th annual 5K run on Sunday, May 18, at Sherman Immediate Care Center, 2000 McDonald Road, in South Elgin.  All proceeds…

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The Salvation Army Prevents Homelessness and Provides a Path of Hope for Clients

Thursday, January 9, 2014

For nearly a century, The Salvation Army has worked to combat homelessness – providing safe and warm shelter for those who found themselves sleeping in their cars, under…

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18th Annual WBBM Good Neighborhood Radiothon Benefitting The Salvation Army

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Join us today at Navy Pier for the 18th Annual WBBM Good Neighborhood Radiothon Benefitting The Salvation Army. There will be live entertainment and special incentives throughout the…

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Helps The Salvation Army Kick Off Red Kettle Campaign

Monday, December 2, 2013

Nearly 350 leaders from Chicago’s business and philanthropic communities gathered together to celebrate the holiday season at the annual Salvation Army Starlighter Luncheon held at the Blue Cross…

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Salvation Army Family Thrift Store Black Friday Sales!

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Are you ready to “do the most good” in your community while doing some Black Friday shopping? The Salvation Army Thrift Stores have some amazing deals. Check out…

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Leader of The Salvation Army in The Philippines: ‘Tacloban Devastation Worse Than Reported by the Media’

Saturday, November 23, 2013

London, England (November 22, 2013)—TERRITORIAL leaders of The Salvation Army in The Philippines, Colonels Wayne and Robyn Maxwell, are in Tacloban to support Salvation Army officers and other…

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Salvation Army Begins Emergency Response after Tornadoes Rip through the Midwest

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Des Plaines, Illinois (November 18, 2013)—Severe weather throughout the Midwestern US began early Sunday afternoon and continued through late Sunday evening, with tornadoes tearing through several cities in…

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Salvation Army Teams Provide Fast Response to November Tornadoes in the Midwest

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Des Plaines, Illinois (November 17, 2013)—Severe weather throughout the Midwestern US began early Sunday afternoon, with tornadoes tearing through several cities. According to CNN.com, at least one person…

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