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Gold coin worth more than $1,300 Dropped in Red Kettle

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WJLA) – Bells will be ringing and George Hairston will be the joyful man to wish you happy holidays at the Flower Hill Giant Food Store in Gaithersburg. It’s what he did last week when he noticed something different. “That day, I noticed this man with a hospital mask on his face. […]

Bell Ringer Once Homeless Gives Back to Salvation Army

Salvation Army bell ringer gives back after being homeless

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – It’s the signature sound that the holidays are in full swing: “Thank you, God bless you, Merry Christmas.” The Salvation Army Bell ringers are out, and one in particular knows how important it is to give back. Less than a year ago, Glen Dias was homeless with no home and no job. […]

Salvation Army Hampton Roads

Urgent help needed for Hampton Roads Salvation Army Angel Tree

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — The Salvation Army is facing a big shortfall in its Angel Tree program after a group dropped off about 100 gift tags without the presents that were supposed to accompany the tags. The Angel Tree program serves thousands of families on the Southside each year. People normally take tags from trees that […]

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 partners with The Salvation Army

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, […]