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Best Places To Make Holiday Gift Donations

Many individuals and families struggle during the holidays to provide their loved ones with gifts. You can bring cheer and hope to the homes of fellow Minnesotans in this position by donating gifts of toys, food and more.

12/21/2012

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Adrian Peterson, MOA Team Up & Donate 1,812 Toys

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and Mall of America are teaming up to donate 1,812 toys to the Salvation Army during the holiday season.

12/19/2012

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Salvation Army Seeing Record Number Of Families In Need

Officials with the Salvation Army say they’re seeing a record number of families asking for help this holiday season.

12/07/2012

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Is ‘St. Grand’ Inspiring Copycat Holiday Donations?

Could “Saint Grand” be prompting some copycat generosity?

11/30/2012

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‘St. Grand’ Is Filling Red Kettles Again

Someone is once again leaving generous donations in the Salvation Army’s red kettles. One thousand dollar donations have shown up in two red kettles in the north metro area.

11/24/2012

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Saint Grand Makes 2nd $1K Donation

Saint Grand struck again Monday.

11/20/2012

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Anonymous $1K Red Kettle Donor Is Back

You’ve probably noticed the Salvation Army’s red kettles and bell-ringers out extra early this year. So has Saint Grand.

11/19/2012

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Salvation Army Hands Out Turkeys, Fixings For Those In Need

Thanksgiving got a lot happier Friday thanks to the Salvation Army.

11/16/2012

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Red Kettle Drive Kicks Off With Record-Setting Day

The Twin Cities Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign Kick Off — Rock the Red Kettle raised $108,958.76 in just one day.

11/11/2012

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Salvation Army Kicks Off 2012 Red Kettle Campaign

The 2012 bell ringing season started Saturday at the Twin Cities Salvation Army’s “Rock the Red Kettle” kickoff event at Cub Foods on 5937 Nicollet Ave. in south Minneapolis.

11/10/2012

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Matt Brickman, Jamie Yuccas Finish Most Amazing Race…Barely

One of the highlight’s of Minneapolis’ Aquatennial is what’s known as the Most Amazing Race, and WCCO-TV’s Jamie Yuccas and Matt Brickman stepped up to the challenge.

07/21/2012

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Salvation Army Hosts The Most Amazing Race At Aquatennial

Ever watched the CBS show Amazing Race? If you have, you know the contestants are sent out on various tasks from eating to solving puzzles. The winners get a large cash reward at the end.

07/21/2012

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Salvation Army Hosting Most Amazing Race At Aquatennial

The Minneapolis Aquatennial is filled with plenty of fun and entertaining outdoor activities to help celebrate the best days of summer.

07/20/2012

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Nearly 90K Bottles Of Water Donated To Duluth Flood Area

WCCO would like to thank everyone who helped provide water to the residents of Duluth, Minn. and Superior, Wis. after flooding hit that area.

06/27/2012

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Get Free Ice Cream In Downtown Minneapolis Tuesday

You can get free ice cream today and help the Salvation Army at the same time.

06/12/2012

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Son Charged With Murder In Mother’s Death

The son of an 83-year-old Bismarck woman has been charged with murdering her.

03/30/2012

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Kevin Love To Drop Off Donated Coats At Shelter

Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Kevin Love will deliver a truck full of coats to a local homeless shelter as part of his annual outreach event.

02/21/2012

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St. Grand Drops Nearly $20,000 In The Red Kettles

This season of giving will be one to remember for the Salvation Army. From the get-go, the organization needed to raise more than ever through its red kettle campaign.

12/24/2011

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Another Anonymous $1,000 Donation At Red Kettle

The Salvation Army is reporting yet another anonymous $1,000 donation dropped into one of their ubiquitous red kettles this holiday season.

12/20/2011

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Mysterious Donor Dropping Lots Of Cash Into Red Kettles

A generous and mysterious donor has been stuffing some big bills into the Salvation Army red kettles.

12/14/2011

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Seasons Of Hope: Helping A Family Of 10

In communities all around us, there is no shortage of good, hard-working families that just need a little help to get through tough times. So, in this Season of Hope, WCCO is connecting families in need with those who can help.

12/12/2011

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Adopt-A-Family In Need This Holiday Season

This holiday season you and your family can truly do something unique. You can adopt a family.

11/30/2011

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Fleet Farm Changes Mind, Will Allow Bell Ringers

Minnesota-based Mills Fleet Farm has changed its mind about allowing Salvation Army bell ringers to stand outside their stores.

11/30/2011

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Trucks Arrive To Help Struggling Minn. Families

Three big trucks full of food and essentials for families in need were unloaded on Tuesday in the Twin Cities.

09/27/2011

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Back-To-School Shopping Affordable For Low-Income Kids

Back-to-school shopping is fun, but also very expensive.

07/26/2011

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