It was just last week when The Salvation Army Corps in Johnson County received a South African Krugerrand in one of their red kettles, an occurrence of the past three years. For the first time ever, a Krugerrand was dropped in a red kettle in Anderson, Ind.
Women and Children’s Shelter hosts Help Portrait Indy 2009
The Salvation Army’s Women and Children’s Shelter in downtown Indianapolis was abuzz with activity on Saturday as a team of photographers, hair stylists, and makeup artists converged on the site. Help Portrait Indy 2009, a one-day event meant to coincide with the worldwide launch on December 12, was a chance […]
Gold Coin Dropped in Salvation Army Kettle
A South African Krugerrand was dropped into a Salvation Red Kettle in Johnson County yesterday evening at the K-Mart on US 31 South. The coin, which is estimated to be worth about $1,300, was donated anonymously and wasn’t found until late in the evening when the kettles were being counted. […]
Kids Toy Shop
Up to 820 families may have a brighter Christmas this year because of The Salvation Army’s Kids Toy Shop, helping families who have requested for Christmas assistance. Distribution of the 10,000 toys, acquired through donations and donated funds, is today Dec. 17, 2009 at the Indiana State Fairground’s Northwest Pavilion.