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THE SALVATION ARMY TREE OF LIGHTS CAMPAIGN UPDATE

 
The Salvation Army makes its final appeal for the public’s support as the Tree of Lights campaign continues through January 15.  To date, the Army has raised $2,670,708 or 95.4% of its $2.8 million goal.

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Thank you to all of the businesses who hosted an Angel Giving Tree this Christmas!

 
Thank you to the following participants:

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THE SALVATION ARMY OMAHA KROC CENTER CELEBRATES FIVE YEARS SERVING THE OMAHA COMMUNITY



The Salvation Army Omaha Kroc Center is celebrating five years of making Omaha a better place.  In those five years, over one million people have entered the Kroc Center for programs, services, and community events. 

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4TH GOLD COIN FOUND TODAY IN ANOTHER OMAHA SALVATION ARMY RED KETTLE



The Salvation Army has been blessed a fourth time this season.  Among the Red Kettle donations from Monday, Dec. 22 which were counted early today was a 1 ounce American Eagle “Lady Liberty” $50 gold coin. The commemorative gold coin was donated at the Baker’s store near 132 & West Maple Road. The special coin is currently valued at $1,200.

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AMERICAN GOLD EAGLE COINS FOUND IN A SALVATION ARMY RED KETTLE IN OMAHA



As Salvation Army Red Kettle donations from the weekend were being counted this morning at the Kroc Center, two American Gold Eagle coins were discovered.  The coins were donated at the Hy-Vee store, 11650 S 73 St. on Dec. 19.  Each of the 1/10 oz. gold coins is valued at $110 - $115 at this time. Photos of the coins are available upon request.

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RARE FRENCH GOLD ANGEL COIN FOUND IN A SALVATION ARMY RED KETTLE IN OMAHA


An exquisite French 20 Franc Gold Angel (1889) coin was found in a Salvation Army Red Kettle over the weekend at Mangelsen’s in southwest Omaha.  The .1867 oz gold coin is worth an estimated $225.00-$275.00 at this time.


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THE SALVATION ARMY WINTER NIGHT WATCH APPROACHES ITS 26th YEAR OF SERVICE


For 25 years, The Salvation Army’s Winter Night Watch program has helped make cold winter nights bearable for the homeless and near-homeless of Omaha. The mobile feeding program will make its first run of the season on Monday evening, December 1, departing at 6:00 pm from The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services building, 10629 Burt Circle.  Winter Night Watch takes aid directly to the streets, providing low income and often homeless people with a hot meal and warm clothing. While the program meets the immediate physical needs of people, it also offers individuals counseling and the opportunity to move off the streets.

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FUTSAL LEAGUE EXPANDS OVER THREE TIMES ITS SIZE AT SALVATION ARMY OMAHA KROC CENTER


The Salvation Army Omaha Kroc Center indoor futsal league numbers have increased three and a half times since last season.

Starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, the largest indoor futsal league in Omaha, comprised of 59 teams, will participate on the Kroc Center indoor turf.

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The Salvation Army and the LGBT Community


Each year, thanks to generous donations, The Salvation Army serves nearly 30 million Americans - or one person every second - from a variety of backgrounds. People who come to us for assistance will be served according to their need and our capacity to help - regardless of race, gender, ethnicity or sexual orientation.


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