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Find meaning with us on Easter

Added on April 15, 2014

This Sunday is Easter, a day when Christians all over the world will celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Without the resurrection, Jesus would have been just another man who spoke God’s Word. But through the resurrection, He proved He is God’s own son…

Did Jesus really rise from the dead?

Added on April 15, 2014

Leading up to Easter, we examine the abundance of historical evidence that Jesus rose from the dead…

God continues chain of blessing started 21 years ago

Added on April 10, 2014

It’s National Volunteer Week – a week when we take a little extra time to make sure our volunteers know how much we appreciate everything that they do to make our work possible. Sometimes when we reach out to bless volunteers though, it’s our staff members who come away from the interaction feeling blessed…

Congo-Minneapolis connection helps impoverished

Added on March 24, 2014

Socks knitted by a small group of disadvantaged women in Congo will soon warm the feet of hundreds of men and women served at The Salvation Army Harbor Light Center in Minneapolis…

Blog: It’s Ash Wednesday – ‘Give it up’ for those in need

Added on March 5, 2014

While getting ready for work this morning my husband said, “I think I want to ‘give something up’ for Lent this year.” I said that instead of giving something up, we should do something that makes an impact for others once a week…

‘Rescued’ food feeds hungry Minnesotans

Added on March 3, 2014

It’s one of the coldest days of winter, but 40-below wind chills aren’t stopping Cam Hill from picking up fresh food for hungry Minnesotans…

Video: ‘Rescuing’ fresh food from local stores

Added on March 3, 2014

Cam Hill from The Salvation Army’s Minneapolis Harbor Light Shelter drives a van around town to “rescue food”…

FoodShare Month gifts allow us to buy food at 12 cents a pound

Added on February 28, 2014

The Salvation Army loves a good challenge – especially when it helps feed low-income families. During the month of March…

Snapshots of how gifts change lives

Added on January 17, 2014

An avid photographer shot photos of people served by The Salvation Army to show donors who they’re helping…

Resolved to be healthier? Add ‘giving back’ to the checklist

Added on January 15, 2014

If you’ve resolved to maintain good health in 2014, add ‘giving back’ to your daily checklist. That’s right, being selfless reaps some self-serving health benefits…

Video: Patrolling streets to shelter homeless from cold

Added on January 9, 2014

Dangerous cold and record-breaking wind chills earlier this week had Salvation Army centers like Harbor Light vigilant for vulnerable people who need a warm place to stay…

Video: Shelter filled to capacity during record-breaking cold

Added on January 9, 2014

Dangerous cold and record-breaking wind chills earlier this week had Salvation Army centers like Harbor Light vigilant for vulnerable people who need a warm place to stay. The shelter took in anyone who walked in their doors, despite being well over capacity.

“We’ve got people in beds, in cots, on mats and even in chairs,” said Envoy Bil…

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