D.J.'s Hero Awards Luncheon: Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Ben Carson


Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D.,
had a childhood dream of becoming a physician. Growing up in a single parent home, it was his mother who challenged her son to strive for excellence.  Young Ben persevered, and today is a full professor of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. 

Carson received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2008. Among his career highlights include the first and only successful separation of craniopagus (Siamese) twins joined at the back of the head in 1987.
 

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THE SALVATION ARMY TREE OF LIGHTS CAMPAIGN UPDATE Year-End Giving Encouraged



Donations to The Salvation Army's Tree of Lights campaign is moving closer to its goal but remains behind last year's rate of contributions. Through December 27th, the campaign had raised a total of $2,119,041, which is 71% percent of the $3 million goal.  This is 9% behind the 2012 campaign.

The Salvation Army served approximately 200,000 people in Omaha this year.  There is still time to support the Tree of Lights Campaign with a year-end gift.  The campaign has been extended to January 15, 2014.

       Donations stay in the Omaha Community.  

       To help, you can donate in various ways:

·    Year-end giving through cash or stock gifts.  Contact the planned giving director, Linda Garbina, 402.898.5913

·    Online at GiveSalvationArmy.org

·    Text OMAHA to 80888 (message and data rates apply)

·    Mail to: The Salvation Army, Tree of Lights Campaign, 10755 Burt Street, Omaha NE 68114