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

‘Why Do You Do That?': A Bell Ringer’s Tale

Most of my life I have tried my best to avoid eye contact with strange men. But, for 8 hours each year I smile at all of them — women, too. I am a volunteer bell ringer for the Salvation Army.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2012

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

Salvation Army Of Metro Detroit Paints The City Red

The city of Detroit is turning red to raise awareness of the final days metro Detroiters can donate to The Salvation Army’s 2012 Red Kettle Campaign, which ends when red kettles leave storefronts across metro Detroit on Christmas Eve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

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Credit Union Holiday Campaign Uses Social Media For ‘Warming Hearts & Homes’

Area residents are invited to use cell phone technology and social media to help make a difference this holiday season during Community Financial Credit Union’s “Warming Hearts & Homes” program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2012

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

Salvation Army Goes High Tech With Android Phones From AT&T

The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit has gone high tech for the 2012 Red Kettle campaign. AT&T Inc. is loaning the nonprofit 36 Android phones to support the drivers who transport bell ringers and the iconic red kettles to and from nearly 450 locations thorughout metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2012

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

Red Kettle Campaign Kicks Off In Detroit At Campus Martius

Major Herb Fuqua of the Salvation Army says they’re seeing more and more families in need this holiday season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2012

A man donates to the red kettle outside Holiday Market. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Salvation Army Begins Its Red Kettle Campaign

The Salvation Army red kettle bell ringers are now out at area businesses collecting monetary donations to help the less fortunate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2012

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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The Coats For Kids Campaign Comes To Dearborn Heights

The Salvation Army will be hosting the 30th Annual Coats for Kids campaign at the HYPE center in Dearborn Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2012

Chris Cramer's home (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Dexter Fire Chief: 207 Homes Damaged By Tornado

Officials now say 207 homes were damaged in last week’s tornado in Dexter and about 20 will need to be demolished.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2012

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

Final Push In Red Kettle Fundraising Campaign

It’s a last day for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign and they’re still about $250,000 away from their $8.2 million goal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

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