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Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

 The Salvation Army Capital Area will be hosting its annual Volunteer Appreciation dinner to honor all of the hard work and dedication our volunteers have sacrificed throughout the year! This year’s theme will be “Dishing Up Hope.” The event will be an evening filled with food, fun, and fellowship along with …Read More

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Local celebrities ring bells in downtown Lansing!

The spirit of bell ringing is in the air! Our local television news anchors took time out of their busy schedules to participate in our annual ‘Celebrity Bell Ringing’ in downtown Lansing. Major Alan Hellstrom and Hannah Gottschalk the director of Social Services, were joined by Chivon Kloepfler from WLNS, …Read More

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Toy Shop Falls on Hard Times

  ( Please Click here for link to video) —-Toy Shop Falls on Hard Times Larry Koster is one of Santa’s elves. He’s been helping the R.J. Scheffel Memorial Toy Project for 15 years. “When you keep on getting a lot of requests every year, you know there must be …Read More

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The Salvation Army Responds to Typhoon Yolanda

Update 11/14:  The Salvation Army in The Philippines is ready to assist the many thousands of people affected by Typhoon Haiyan.  Seven tons of food—rice and canned goods—have already been prepared for distribution in 18-kilogram packages.  The region’s geography is complicating any response, with the worst-hit area being made up …Read More

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Healthy Families-Produce Distribution

The Capital Area Salvation Army has been providing free produce to tri-county residents for over 15 years. The program provides fresh fruits and vegetables at no cost to community residents. We seek to encourage and make available nutritional options so that our residents have a healthier alternative than prepackaged food. …Read More

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Recent Stats

2012 Christmas Update


Kettles
Goal $231,000
Actual $237,162

Mail Appeal
Goal $350,000
Actual $349,096

Other Donations
Goal $369,000
Actual $414,191

Total
Goal $950,000
Actual $1,016,805
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