Salvation Army

Fundraising page set up to bring home 'free spirit' Scot found dead in Cornish doorway

Brodie Rippingale was found outside the Salvation Army in Falmouth on Wednesday.<p>Friends of a "beautiful and talented" Scot found dead in a doorway in …

Papas Fish and Chips are doing another HUGE 1p giveaway this week

Papas is celebrating the hugely successful City of Culture year by handing out the quintessential Hull dish pattie and chips for just 1p.<p>The massive …

Fish And Chips

Finnish Christmas charity campaigns prepare for record-breaking year

The most important gift that many Finnish families buy this holiday season might just be for a young person they don't even know. The Joulupuu gift …

Finland

Red Wings raise more Than $16,000 for the Salvation Army

The Red Wings' grand total of $16,237.72 raised via bell ringing and text message donations during the two-hour span increased the total to more than …

Thief steals Salvation Army donation kettle filled with money

Someone stole a Salvation Army donation kettle filled with money from a south Tulsa, Oklahoma, Walmart on Saturday.

140 gifts to The Salvation Army Program

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The generosity of the season was on display at Del Mar College's Multi-Service Center Building.<p>At least 140 gifts were …

Bells continue to ring and raise money for the Salvation Army

The bells, aprons, and kettles made an appearance at La Cantera today, but today's bell ringing for the salvation army has a twist. Hometown …

Gold coin worth $1,200 left in SC Salvation Army kettle

TEGA CAY, S.C. (AP) — An anonymous person dropped a single gold coin worth about $1,200 in a Salvation Army kettle in South Carolina.<p>Multiple media …

Cleveland

Christmas is a time of giving - so why not give to those that need it most? How to help the people most at risk

This week, the column is given over to helping people out over Christmas. There are so many great organisations you can support, but here are a few …

Food Bank

County Opens Local Assistance Center in Vista for Lilac Fire

On Monday, the County of San Diego will open Local Assistance Center in Vista to help survivors of the lilac Fire start the rebuilding and recovery …

California

Child abuse inquiry's institutions focus

THE CHILD ABUSE ROYAL COMMISSION'S FOCUS ON INSTITUTIONS<p>WHY INSTITUTIONS?<p>--<p>The royal commission was set up to inquire into how institutions with a …

Anglican Church

Salvation Army Shelters Ojai Evacuees

Gayle Anderson reports on the work of the Salvation Army and volunteers to assist Ojai residents during the current wildfires.<p>We can help that effort …

California wildfire victims helped by Salvation Army, Red Cross

Erika Crooks remembers the day well. On Memorial Day weekend four years ago, she, her husband and their one and a half year-old daughter went to a local Target near their home in Elk Grove, Calif. to purchase barbequing supplies. When they returned, their home was engulfed in flames.<p>“It was like an …

News (U.S.)

Donor puts $10K in Salvation Army kettle in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — An anonymous donor put $10,000 in a Salvation Army kettle in Portland.<p>Marcos Marquez, an administrator with the nonprofit, told The …

The Rotary Club of Altrincham “toys n tins appeal” success

THE Rotary Club of Altrincham have had a great start to their “toys n tins appeal” for the Salvation Army.<p>The club have placed Christmas boxes in …

Manchester

Pancakes and Sporting Christmas: Sierras have a worthy tradition

Pancakes, and sausage, and the Salvation Army, oh my!<p>The wonderful folks at the Sierras of Erindale seniors’ condo have, for the last 16 years, …

Saskatoon

Join the kettle campaign for holiday cheer

The sound of sleigh bells outside your favourite grocery store is not from a horse’s harness, but a volunteer from the Sally Ann.<p>The Salvation Army’s …

Maple Ridge

Kingston Salvation Army preps to host festive holiday feast

The Salvation Army Rideau Heights Corps hosted its annual holiday feast on Saturday afternoon.<p>Before the free Christmas dinner, one of the chefs said …

Christmas

Below freeing temperatures mean dangerous conditions for drivers, homeless

GREENVILLE CO, SC (WSPA) – The snow may have melted in most of the Upstate, but those freezing temperatures are still going to be a concern for most …

Upstate South Carolina

Salvation Army: We Meet Human Need Without Discrimination

’Tis the season for gift-giving, holiday parties, family gatherings — and, for a lot of LGBT people, wondering if money dropped in the Salvation …

LGBTQ

Messenger: Pastor wants answer for 'gaps' after homeless addict dies

Felicia Nash was a heroin addict and a prostitute.<p>Her second vice provided funding for the first.<p>Last month, she sought redemption.<p>The 48-year-old …

St. Louis

'ARC' Is Salvation Army's Six-Month Therapy For Addiction

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> The Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Center can help those in the grip of alcohol or drug dependency overcome their …

Sociology

Immanuel students bring cheer to the homeless this Christmas

STUDENTS at Immanuel College, in Thackley, have been working in conjunction with the Salvation Army and local Cadets to give something back to their …

How to Suppress Your Inner Scrooge

The holiday season is upon us—and with it, Salvation Army Santas standing on street corners, ringing their bells and imploring us to give. They are a great reminder of the generous spirit of the season. But how many of us, if we’re honest with ourselves, go out of our way to escape from these …

Richard Thaler

‘We'll have to start looking at our services ‘: Local holiday charities falling behind

Time is ticking away to get everything from Christmas hampers to care packages, and gifts for the less fortunate, and some are already far short of …

Fairfield Reps. Join The Red Kettle Bell Brigade For The Holidays

State Representatives Brenda Kupchick (R-132) and Laura Devlin (R-134) rang the bell for the Salvation Army at the Fairfield Stop & Shop.<p><b>From</b> …

Hartford

LIVE VIDEO: Celebration of Life service held to honor Salvation Army worker who was shot and killed

​<p>CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Celebration of Life service is being held Friday evening to remember Jared Plesec.<p>The 21-year-old Salvation Army worker was shot …

Cleveland

49ers notes: Earl Mitchell gives back to his native Houston

Earl Mitchell has a Christmas-time memory of Santa Claus arriving where he lived and taking pictures with him and the other kids.<p>There was no chimney …

San Francisco 49ers

New Salvation Army “Celebrate Launch and Landing” Program Helps Youth In Englewood

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)</b> — A new program in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood is helping young teens keep busy and make positive decisions.The Salvation Army Red …

Al Green

12 Days of Christmas with Hilary – Day 4: The Angel Tree

TheBlaze’s 12 Days of Christmas is back with Hilary Kennedy!<p>Today Hilary talks with Major Jon Rich about the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. Every year millions of children will go without Christmas presents, but that’s where the Salvation Army steps in. The Angel Tree Program makes it …

Christmas