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Free produce market offers oasis in an urban “Food Desert”

Minnesota may enjoy being among the top five healthiest states in the country, but for the poorest among us, there is a different side to that coin. We rank seventh-worst in the nation for access to healthy food...

March 15, 2017 | Press Releases

Salvation Army Featured Partner: Minnesota FoodShare

Only days left in food donation match

Anything donated to The Salvation Army food shelves during Minnesota FoodShare month will be matched...

February 28, 2017 | Featured

Minot Worship and Service Center

Minot charities compete for thousands in trivia contest tonight

The Salvation Army will compete against at least two other nonprofits in the Battle of the Christian Charities and the winner takes home cash donations and the trivia title...

February 22, 2017 | Press Releases

Salvation Army Adult Day Center participant winning an "Oscar"

Adult Day Center hosts its own 9th annual ‘Oscar’ party

Join the Maplewood Salvation Army's Adult Day Center in celebrating its own version of the Oscars, on Friday, March 3...

February 22, 2017 | Press Releases

Fire destroys Hibbing bus

Hibbing Salvation Army still in need of new bus after fire

On this Minnesota School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, the Hibbing Salvation Army could use a little help with a new bus...

February 22, 2017 | Press Releases

2017 Giving Hearts Family

Giving Hearts Day raises nearly $125K for N.D. Salvation Army

It’s the greatest nonprofit fundraising day of the year in North Dakota and for the second year in a row, all six Salvation Army locations in the state participated in Giving Hearts Day on Thursday, Feb. 9. It resulted in donations of $124,240.09...

February 10, 2017 | Press Releases

Giving Hearts Day | Feb. 9

Giving Hearts Day sparks $15K donation in Jamestown

Less than 12 hours remain for North Dakota’s Giving Hearts Day match, and a major donation hopes to spark unprecedented giving in Jamestown. Yesterday a woman walked into the Jamestown Salvation Army’s Worship and Service Center and donated $15,000...

February 9, 2017 | Press Releases

Salvation Army disaster services

Army serves tornado-ravaged Gulf Coast

A series of tornadoes left a path of destruction, injuring more than 20 people in the Gulf Coast on Tuesday. The Salvation Army is on the ground helping provide food, water and spiritual care...

February 8, 2017 | Press Releases

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Christmas 2016: How much did your city raise?

Salvation Army locations in Greater Minnesota and North Dakota fell about $200,000 short of their overall goal of $9.1 million for the 2016 Christmas season, although many communities did manage to surpass their individual fundraising goals. See how your own community did...

February 7, 2017 | Press Releases

Free prayer is available along with many programs

Easier access to support in Anoka County

The Coon Rapids Salvation Army has moved to Blaine to provide residents with better access to support programs...

February 2, 2017 | Press Releases

Giving Hearts Day | Feb. 9

Donations will be matched Feb. 9 in North Dakota

Your giving heart on Thursday, Feb. 9, North Dakota’s Giving Hearts Day, provides a pathway out of poverty for families in need...

February 1, 2017 | Press Releases

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Protect your home, help heat a neighbor’s

CenterPoint Energy is teaming up with The Salvation Army to help Twin Cities households keep their heat on this winter. For every new maintenance plan customers sign up for between now and Feb. 28, CenterPoint Energy will donate $20 to The Salvation Army's HeatShare program...

January 26, 2017 | Press Releases

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