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SweetFrog Partners with The Salvation Army

SweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Joins Salvation Armys Kettle Drive Campaign

SweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, named America’s Best Frozen Yogurt by The Daily Meal, and a Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine, is proudly ringing in the holiday season with a festive feel-good collaboration with The Salvation Army, the organization synonymous with emphasizing the reason for the season. Throughout the month of December, sweetFrog […]

Sheetz For The Kidz has partnered with The Salvation Army

For the past 25 years, Sheetz For The Kidz has partnered with The Salvation Army to host Christmas parties and make the holiday season brighter for more than 100,000 underprivileged kids across the Mid-Atlantic. Sheetz For The Kidz is a 501 (c)(3) employee operated charitable organization that raises funds through in-store campaigns during the months of July and December, […]

Madison House of UVA collects over $50,000 in holiday donations to Help Salvation Army

Madison House’s Holiday Sharing program brings the UVA and Charlottesville communities together by collecting food and gifts for families in need referred by the Charlottesville Salvation Army. Coordinated by Madison House, the student volunteer center at the University of Virginia, and in partnership with the Salvation Army of Charlottesville, the Holiday Sharing program believes every […]

Musicians hope to help keep doors of Salvation Army homeless men’s shelter open

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) – In two weeks, the doors of The Olde Towne Civic Center in Petersburg will be open for a night of music for a fundraiser to save the Salvation Army Homeless Men’s Shelter on Commerce Street. The shelter has been open since 1997, but the Salvation Army says the costs are too high […]

Salvation Army Bell Ringing Brings Hope

How a Salvation Army Bell Ringer Brings Heart to the Job

To hear Bruce Bachman tell it, he’s just a guy with a bell, a red apron and a heart to serve who gives a little of his time during the holiday season in North Richland Hills, Texas. He’s just one of the thousands of volunteer bell ringers who keep alive a 127-year tradition that the […]