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The world's tallest Salvation Army Red Kettle is illuminated in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Salvation Army Kicks Off Annual Red Kettle Fundraising Drive

The Salvation Army put the metal to the kettle Thursday morning in Campus Martius, as the organization kicked off their annual hoilday fundraising drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2012

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Clock Ticks Down On Charitable Giving

A donation immediately comes off a donor’s 2011 taxes as a charitable deduction from your taxable income, (versus making a donation in early 2012) – that would show as a deduction on 2012 taxes.

CBS Detroit–12/28/2011

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Final Day For Red Kettle Donations At Metro Detroit Storefronts

The familiar chime of the bells ringing for The Salvation Army will end at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24 – traditionally the final day of the iconic red kettles at storefronts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

It’s Red Kettle Day: Donate To Make A Difference

It’s crunch time for the Salvation Amy as the charity enters the final days in this year’s effort to help needy Metro Detroiters

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign Hits The Road

The Salvation Army has kicked off its annual Red Kettle campaign with a goal of raising $8.2 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2011

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Spread Holiday Cheer: Salvation Army Needs Bell Ringers

All volunteer opportunities can be found at Volunteers may log on, pick a preferred location and choose a shift time most convenient for them.

CBS Detroit–11/16/2011

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Holiday Cheer: Salvation Army Looking For Bell Ringers

“Volunteers who donate their time to ring a bell are a vital part of helping The Salvation Army feed and shelter the impoverished in our community.”

CBS Detroit–10/20/2011


Groups Seek Help To Serve Needy

Volunteers of America Michigan, Gleaners Community Food Bank, Salvation Army among those organizations seeking donations to help families this holiday season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2010

Detroit, Royal Oak Welcome The Holidays

It’s time to get into the holiday spirit in downtown Detroit and Royal Oak. The City of Detroit will welcome thousands of people to Campus Martius Park Friday evening for the annual lighting of Detroit’s […]


Salvation Army Brings Back Virtual Red Kettle

Once again this Christmas season, you don’t have to go out in the cold to toss some cash into the Salvation Army’s Red Kettles. Since its launch three years ago, the online kettle at […]