Staunton Salvation Army sending kids to school with supplies, fresh haircuts

Good News Notes: “On Friday, the Salvation Army in Staunton is hosting Summer Celebration, celebrating the end of summer and the start of school less than a month away. They’re sending children back to school with school supplies and fresh haircuts for free, but this year, they’re giving away even more because of the COVID-19…

Eco-Friendly Junk Removal Company Lines Up Donations to San Antonio Food Bank

Good News Notes: “Nearly 80% of Americans take part in spring cleaning every year, and that was before COVID-19 forced us all to become Netflix-binging recluses. If you’re part of that group, there’s now a San Antonio option to do some good with your COVID cleaning thanks to an eco-friendly junk removal company that promises to find ways…

Rotary food drive helps those in need

Good News Notes: “Marshalltown and surrounding communities came out to support the Rotary Club of Marshalltown for a community food drive Saturday at the Fisher Community Center parking lot. Throughout Saturday morning people came around to the Fisher Community Center parking lot in trucks and cars to donate food and money to the needy. Some…

Arthur Blank donates to provide aid for those affected by COVID-19.

 Good News Notes: “Arthur Blank – owner of the NFL Atlanta Falcons and MLS Atlanta United – pledged $5.4 million to support those affected by the COVID-19 global pandemic.” “His donation will go to the Greater Atlanta COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund established by United Way of Greater Atlanta and Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta,…

Salvation Army provides toys for over 4,000 children this past Christmas

Good News Notes: “With the holidays behind us, The Salvation Army and FOX 11 have helped thousands of children receive new toys this past Christmas. The Salvation Army displayed Christmas Angel Tree’s inside four malls across Tucson. This program encouraged the Tucson community to help a child in need by purchasing new toys from one of…

Gold coins support Salvation Army

Good News Notes: “The Salvation Army has struck gold in The Dalles. Two gold coins were dropped in Red Kettles in Wasco County to help the Salvation Army in The Dalles. This is a generous gift, which greatly helps the Salvation Army get closer to reaching their Red Kettle Campaign goal of $60,000 to help…

Record-breaking donation delivered to Salvation Army Toy Shop

Good News Notes: “The Springfield Salvation Army’s Toy Shop received arguably the biggest single donation to date on Friday.” “But the gifts didn’t come from the North Pole on a sleigh — they were delivered by box truck from Speedway, LLC employees.” “When Speedway first took part in the Salvation Army’s ‘Angel Tree’ program, they…

Hanesbrands Sock Drive Reaches 10 Years, 3 Million Donated Pairs

Good News Notes: “A modest goal of providing some comfort to homeless people — through new socks — in Hanesbrands Inc.’s backyard has mushroomed since 2009 into a national effort, with more than 3 million pairs donated to date.” “The apparel manufacturer, based in Winston-Salem, plans to donate more than 250,000 pairs nationally during December, along…