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Reuse, repurpose, recycle at Salvation Army stores

Added on April 19, 2017

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, Americans throw away 14 million tons of clothes each year.Aisles of clothes in Salvation Army store Instead of tossing away that outdated sweater, pair of pants, or outfit that no longer fits, consider donating them to The Salvation Army...

Your clothing donations may be worth more than you think

Added on April 13, 2017

While spring cleaning, think before you toss that old stuff away. Consider donating it to a Salvation Army Store, where it helps your community and can even save you money on next year's taxes...

Donations to food shelves matched in March

Added on February 28, 2017

March is Minnesota FoodShare month, anything donated to the food shelves during the month will be proportionally matched thanks to Minnesota Foodshare’s March Campaign...

Christmas 2016: How much money did your city raise?

Added on February 7, 2017

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...

Volunteer spotlight: Behind-the-scenes, but not forgotten

Added on January 24, 2017

Sheila German has been volunteering at the Salvation Army Store in Grand Rapids, Minn., for two decades. Three days a week, she comes in for five hours to sort donations of shoes, jewelry, and winter wear...

Devotional: Clinging to what you know about God

Added on January 20, 2017

Whatever happens or has happened in your life, I pray and challenge you with this thought for the new year: Let what you know about God outweigh whatever you may be feeling about God...

Four tips for planning your time off in 2017

Added on January 11, 2017

Helping others and unplugging from work both do a soul good. Here are tips for using the time you've been given in meaningful and refreshing ways...

Your year-end gift writes the story of help for 2017

Added on December 27, 2016

Now that Christmas is over, we're anticipating what next year will hold. The Salvation Army will continue to provide...

Donations down $2.3 million across Minn. and N.D.

Added on December 19, 2016

At this time last year, $5.3 million was donated to the Christmas Campaign in outstate areas of Minnesota and across North Dakota. Donations to kettles so far this year sit at $4.5 million, a $800,000 million decline...

Here’s how your kettle donations add up

Added on December 5, 2016

Your donations of time and money help The Salvation Army improve, and even save lives...

ND and MN Realtors take over kettles on Ring Day

Added on December 2, 2016

Ring Day is an annual tradition as realtors take over the red kettles and in some cases, compete against each other to raise money for a good cause...

Prayer topic: Difficulties during the holidays

Added on December 2, 2016

Ribbons, lights, beautifully-wrapped packages and joyful gatherings. This is often the picture painted of the holiday season. The "most wonderful time of the year" it's been said. But, what's left unspoken in the iconic stories and songs is the unfortunate truth that, for some, the holidays can actually be the most difficult time of the year...
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