The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army & Walmart Team Together to "Stuff the Bus"

by (mroinila)

Submitted 08-04-2020 under NONPROFITS

Walmart stores in Grand Rapids and The Salvation Army are teaming up to provide new school supplies to dozens and dozens of local children in need during the “Stuff the Bus” campaign event at all Grand Rapids Walmart locations on August...

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THE SALVATION ARMY GROW PROGRAM CARING FOR ITS COMMUNITY

by (mroinila)

Submitted 05-14-2020 under NONPROFITS

Every family with children will have empathy for one another as the people of Michigan continue to follow the Stay-at-Home orders imposed by the State Government. With schools closed, along with almost all other establishments, families are running...

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The Salvation Army Recognizes the Grand Rapids Golden K Kiwanians

by (mroinila)

Submitted 01-29-2020 under NONPROFITS

In an exciting and fun-filled celebration last evening, The Salvation Army Fulton Heights Citadel hosted more than 30 people at its volunteer recognition event to celebrate the accomplishments of volunteer bell ringers during the 2019 Red Kettle...

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Golden "K" Kiwanis wins the first "Golden Kettle" Award!

by (mroinila)

Submitted 01-09-2020 under NONPROFITS

The final standings of The Salvation Army’s bell ringing competition between service clubs for the “Golden Kettle Award” are in. And the winner is the Golden "K" Kiwanis Club of Grand Rapids! “Congratulations to the...

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Christmas Eve is the Last Day of The Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign

by (mroinila)

Submitted 12-23-2019 under NONPROFITS

Children ringing bells for the first time, a student volunteer earning National Honor Society credit, and students completing community service hours for the 4-H Club were out on Monday as The Salvation Army nears the completion of their annual Red...

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Salvation Army looks to finish Red Kettle Campaign strong

by (mroinila)

Submitted 12-21-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign that started on Nov.8 will end at 4:00pm on Christmas Eve. With only two more shopping days left, Auxiliary Captain Mika Roinila of Fulton Heights Citadel Church is confident that his local goal of $220,...

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Golden Kettle competition nears conclusion as Monday and Tuesday results will be matched to increase totals!

by (mroinila)

Submitted 12-19-2019 under NONPROFITS

The Comstock Park Rotary Club entered the competition for The Salvation Army's "Golden Kettle" Award, as members of the club rang bells at the Produce side door of the Alpine Street Walmart location throughout Thursday. The first shift...

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Golden "K" Kiwanis Club surges ahead in the competition for the Golden Kettle

by (mroinila)

Submitted 12-16-2019 under NONPROFITS

The weekend of Dec.13-14 was a very busy day for The Salvation Army for seasonal and volunteer bell ringers. Members of The Salvation Army Advisory Board manned red kettle stands at Woodland Mall on Saturday, and with the help of Star Wars...

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Grand Rapids Salvation Army needs more volunteers to help ring bells

by (mroinila)

Submitted 12-07-2019 under NONPROFITS

In the past weeks, readers may have seen several lonely Salvation Army kettles in various Grand Rapids locations without a bell ringer. This seems to be a noticeable element in the local landscape, and is worrisome to observers. The Grand Rapids...

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Golden "K" Kiwanis takes the lead for the Golden Kettle

by (mroinila)

Submitted 11-30-2019 under NONPROFITS

If you were at Woodland Mall on Black Friday, you were not alone! Thousands of people came to shop for deals in stores. Along with the many shoppers were an energetic and enthusiastic group of ten members of the Grand Rapids Golden "K"...

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