Salvation Army Angel distribution day

Salvation Army Angel distribution day

Salvation Army Angel distribution day

The organization's goal is to raise $200,000 and have received only $104,000, which is 25% behind where they were previous year.

In addition, the Salvation Army is pleased to announce its sixth annual Day of Caring Thursday.

Donations collected in The Salvation Army kettles help support local programs like the Christmas assistance program, year-round food assistance and other social services and youth programs. In order to maintain our current programs, we must meet our goal. "Often times, people get irritated about all the commercialization of this time of year".

The Red Kettle Campaign has nine bell-ringing days left and presently stands at just over $50,000. "We're always in need of volunteers", Wise said.

Just over half of the more than 700 hampers this year will go out Monday.

The Salvation Army needs "change to make change".

Poverty remains prevalent across metro Detroit.

"The Salvation Army is the most wonderful organization in the world", said Windy Swetman Sr. "Many of the people we help do have jobs".

The shop's Facebook page was littered with hundreds of comments, including many that accused The Salvation Army of discrimination, after it posted about the fundraiser. Working with the Michigan State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, we help victims of human trafficking escape a life of despair though our. The program provides new clothing and or toys for families with children. Bert Sharp with the Salvation Army.

Major Steven Stoops, State Coordinator for Rhode Island Salvation Army, stated, "This year, Salvation Army will present Christmas toys to 450 children". If you would like to experience first-hand, the great things we do, please visit one of our Corps Community Centers or visit our website at.

A highlight of the holiday season is the traditional Christmas dinner.

The woman said since she got her ring back, she has not taken it off.

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