Organizers hope to raise $6.3 million this Christmas season to help those in need.
As recovery efforts continue in Moore, Oklahoma today, the nation’s largest charities are offering several ways for you to help out.
A staging area was set up at Armstrong Elementary School in the city and a fire truck was sent from St. Charles County to aid.
Its a crime Salvation Army Maj. K. Kendall Mathews calls “a travesty”
One was a Double Eagle gold coin worth about $1,730. The one-ounce coin was enclosed in a clear plastic sleeve and wrapped in a 1,000 Yen bill.
Charlie talks with Pulitzer Prize-Winner Jon Meacham; with Major Kendall Matthews of the Salvation Army; with Damian Paletta, Wall Street Journal writer about the fiscall cliff; and with Dr. Amy Greenberg about Ulysses S. Grant and the Mexican War.
It’s time to get rid of your old electronic products before the Christmas deluge. Also, the Salvation Army now offers local veterans a new place to call home.
The survey found 56 percent of the youth programs including camps, preschools, daycare and after-school programs are operating at or beyond their capacity.
Local Salvation Army brings in about $2 million at the kettles each year.
Police say the man stood by the unattended red kettle while the real bell ringer was on break and held out his hand.