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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...

The Eye Clinic at the Good Samaritan Health Clinic

Added on February 17, 2017

In 2006, Dr. James Garrity was at a reception with his good friend, Celeste Forbes, and she said to him, “You should start an eye clinic at The Salvation Army.” That was 10 years ago and the clinic has been serving the Rochester community ever since.

Salvation Army commended for revitalizing property

Added on February 16, 2017

The Rochester Salvation Army and a group who helped to revitalize a problem property at the corner of Center Street and First Avenue were recently commended for their efforts...

Dinner recognizes volunteers and community for Christmas effort

Added on February 13, 2017

Every Christmas Season, the Rochester Salvation Army is blessed to have such generous and supportive volunteers as those that come out to ring the bells, take children shopping, and help distribute Christmas presents. So every year, we put on a...

Adult Day Center welcomes new director

Added on February 13, 2017

Meet Becky Talbot, the new Director of the Rochester Salvation Army Adult Day Program. Becky has...

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...
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