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Free Backpacks for Kids in Fountain Square Neighborhoods

This Saturday The Salvation Army Fountain Square Corps Community Center, located at 1337 S. Shelby Street, will be hosting its annual Back to School Community Fun Day. The first 500 school-age children from the 46203 or 46225 zip codes will receive free backpacks filled with back-to-school supplies like notebooks, pencils, […]

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Giving Back: Khari’s Story

A chance conversation brought Khari to The Salvation Army for the first time. He was looking for something to do after school when a group of kids mentioned The Salvation Army. Khari didn’t know anything about the Eagle Creek Corps Community Center, but liked the idea. “They said it was […]

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One Bag, Many Blessings.

This is an exciting day at the Ruth Lilly Women & Children’s Center, a shelter that is at the heart of The Salvation Army’s Block of Hope in downtown Indianapolis. Project Blessing Bags kicks off today, with the goal to connect local groups, companies and individuals with the children who […]

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Huntington Helps Students Prepare for New School Year

Stuffing 1,000 backpacks with school supplies sounds like a big job, but when you’ve got a great team like the employees of Huntington National Bank, it doesn’t take long before the backpacks are piled high. For the fifth year, Huntington has partnered with The Salvation Army and Indianapolis Public Schools […]

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