Salvation Army Hosts 30th Annual Coats for Kids DriveDespite a warm fall so far temperatures will drop eventually, and coats and other winter gear will be soon be a must have. But imagine not being able to afford these Minnesota essentials? That's where the Salvation Army comes in.
Kindergartner, First-Grader Raise $1,300 To Fight HomelessnessWhen a little girl from Bloomington started asking questions about the people on the streets holding signs, her mom explained they were homeless. That inspired Tiki to do something to help.
‘Most Amazing Race’ Contestants Dash Through MinneapolisSeventy teams raced around Minneapolis Saturday afternoon hoping to win the Most Amazing Race. It's all part of the 10th annual Salvation Army's Most Amazing Race in conjunction with the final day of the Aquatennial.
Where To Get Sweet Deals On National Donut DayIt's almost like Christmas in June! Friday, June 5 is National Donut Day and, as you can imagine, bakeries across the Twin Cities are preparing.
Accomplish With Kylie: Salvation ArmyHundreds of people rely on the Salvation Army in the Twin Cities for a safe place to sleep or a warm meal. Meanwhile, the Salvation Army relies on its volunteers to help serve everyone.
Salvation Army Looking For More VolunteersThe Salvation Army is in need of more volunteers, as the demand for food grows in the Twin Cities. Between last October and March of this year, the Twin Cities Salvation Army's eight food shelves served more than 16,700 households. That's up from 14,500 during the same period last year.
Donations To Salvation Army Red Kettles DownDonations to the Salvation Army’s Red Kettles are down this year, said a spokesperson for the organization. According to the spokesperson, Salvation Army’s goal for October through December was $11.5 million.
Bell Ringing Marathon Raises $64K For Salvation ArmyTwo men powered through a 30-hour marathon to raise thousands of dollars for the Salvation Army.
2 Salvation Army Red Kettles Stolen In WisconsinTwo Salvation Army red kettles have been stolen in Hayward in recent weeks. The Salvation Army says one of the kettles contained an estimated $400.
Take A Rare Look Inside A Red KettleThe Salvation Army raises around $3 million every year in the Twin Cities through their red kettle campaign. The campaign started in San Francisco in 1891. Salvation Army Captain Joseph McFee came up with the idea to collect money to feed the poor during the holiday season. He used a single iron kettle for donations.
Phone Bank Raises $9,600 For Salvation ArmyThis week as part of the "Trees of Hope" campaign, WCCO-TV is working with the Salvation Army to give kids toys this holiday season.
Salvation Army Toy Shop Comes Thru Big For Eagan Single DadThe Salvation Army Toy Shop is the biggest toy shelf in the Twin Cities. And this week, WCCO wants to show you why it is so important to more than 20,000 families. At the Toy Shop set up at Woodland Hills Church in St. Paul, William Paul is filling up his bag.