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Blog: Filling hearts, not just stomachs

Added on February 4, 2015

“It’s my birthday today, I would really love to have a pie.” It seems like such a simple request to most of us. But for the older woman who told me this at The Salvation Army food shelf in North Minneapolis, eating a special dessert for her birthday wasn’t a given...

Volunteering is therapy for formerly homeless vet

Added on February 2, 2015

Mike Hamm is a formerly homeless veteran who volunteers at a Salvation Army food shelf in Minneapolis to stay grounded after living a life of turmoil...

Center supports families and their aging loved ones

Added on January 30, 2015

The Salvation Army Adult Day Center in Maplewood provides support to caregivers who want to keep their loved ones at home for as long as possible...

Russian housing resident has amazing backstory

Added on January 28, 2015

Alekandr Ryvlan is proof that there’s an incredible story behind every person served by The Salvation Army. The Russia native has done everything from visit the North Pole to coach an Olympic ski team...

Make these recipes and you could win big on game day

Added on January 27, 2015

Looking for a quick and easy meal to make as you prepare for the big game on Sunday? Not only will any of these dishes be a big hit, making one of these five recipes can make you a winner on game day...

Lack of affordable housing creates challenges

Added on January 23, 2015

The improving housing market may be a boon to homeowners, but it has also led to skyrocketing rents and low vacancy rates. That's putting added pressure on Salvation Army shelters...

Energy efficient upgrade to save thousands at Salvation Army store

Added on January 21, 2015

The Salvation Army Family Store in Elk River enjoys new, energy efficient lighting...creating a better shopping experience and lower electricity bills.

Now hiring counselors for Northwoods Camp

Added on January 20, 2015

Northwoods Camp in Finlayson. Minn. serves as a great summer job and is now accepting counselor applications through March 1, 2015...

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. through service

Added on January 15, 2015

One wonderful way to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is by volunteering your time to help others in need. At the Twin Cities Salvation Army, we rely on that same community spirit every day...

Helpful tips to rid yourself of clutter and help others

Added on January 15, 2015

At the end of every season, clearing out the clutter from your home not only refreshes your space, but can also help others. Read through our six tips on reorganizing and keeping clutter at bay...

Final numbers: Christmas donations fall $300K short

Added on January 13, 2015

The Twin Cities Salvation Army raises $11.2 million during Christmas, falls short of fundraising goals for only the second time in 15 years

Sometimes a meal is more than just a meal

Added on January 12, 2015

Sometimes, a meal provided by The Salvation Army is needed by somebody who can afford their own food just as much as it is needed by somebody who cannot...
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