Entries by Blair

Thanksgiving Dinner is Served

FAYETTEVILLE, AR — The Salvation Army served up a traditional turkey day feast. The shelters in both Fayetteville and Bentonville hosted hundreds of people Thursday. Each meal came complete with turkey and all the fixings and, of course, good company. “We want to help,” explains Major Dan Matthews with the Salvation Army of NWA. “We […]

KNWA’s Coverage of Our Red Kettle Kick-Off

FAYETTEVILLE, AR — Before the Lights of the Ozarks parade kicked off Friday night, The Salvation Army kicked off the National Red Kettle Campaign on the Fayetteville Square. Nationally, the Salvation Army hopes to raise $4 million this year with its classic red kettles and ringing bells. Here in Northwest Arkansas, the goal is to […]

Angel Tree 2015 is Underway!

(KFSM) — As the holiday season draws nearer, it calls for the return of the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program. The program starts Wednesday (Nov. 18) at 18 locations in the River Valley and Northwest Arkansas. The Angel Tree program relies on community support to provide new clothing, toys and food for thousands of needy […]

Donations Needed

   February 12th, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   THE SALVATION ARMY NEEDS DONATIONS Fayetteville, AR (February 12, 2014) – The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas is running low on donations such as furniture and clothing items. Donations of these items have been lower than usual over the past several months and it has caused our […]