2016 Bell Ringing

This year marks 125 years The Salvation Army has been ringing bells for the Red Kettle Campaign.  Bell Ringing is a tradition for the Holiday season throughout the Tri-Cities which begins November 18-December 24.  All funds raised stay right here in St Charles, Batavia and Geneva.  It is the major fundraiser for The Salvation Army - which supports the services and programs for our local communities; such as the food pantry, rent and utility assistance, an after school care program, a Summer Day Camp for children and more!

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Bell Ringing 1 11/18/2016 11/18/2016

2016 Seasonal Volunteers

This gives the volunteer the opportunity to see the Salvation Army's work in the Community during the Holiday Season. You may volunteer to help take applications for Thanksgiving and Christmas Distribution. You may give your time by lending a hand in completing Angel Tree tags, You may also help out with Thanksgiving and or Christmas distribution, setting up the toy shop or helping families in need do shopping with in the toy for their loved ones this Christmas Season.

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Angel Tree Assistant 0 10/24/2016 12/30/2016
Extended Registration (Wednesdays) 0 10/26/2016 11/30/2016
Holiday Preparations 0 12/1/2016 12/1/2016
Personal Shoppers (Christmas Distribution) 4 12/16/2016 12/17/2016
Toy Shop Set Up 20 12/5/2016 12/16/2016
Turkey Distributions 2 11/17/2016 11/17/2016

2016 Social Services--Food Distribution

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Bread Day Driver 1
Bread Day Volunteer 20 10/25/2016 12/30/2016
Food Pantry Assistants 1

2016 TSA Corps/Church Activities

The activities offered under this Category is offered during Sunday Services

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2016 Fall Carnival 1 10/26/2016 10/26/2016

After School Program

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After School Program Tutor/Aid 1
Computer Trainer 1

Facilities Department

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Beautification and Maintenance Facility Support 1

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army Mission Statement The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by love for God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in his name without discrimination.