Salvation Army http://wxpr.org en Mother Nature, Calendar and Internet Slowed Donations http://wxpr.org/post/mother-nature-calendar-and-internet-slowed-donations <p>The fundraising totals across the Northwoods were down during this years Salvation Army bell-ringing time. Ken Krall reports Mother Nature, the calendar and the Internet worked against the effort this year.</p><p>Salvation Army spokesperson Tom Bremer) oversees the collections for the Northwoods.....</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:50:28 +0000 Ken Krall 12857 at http://wxpr.org Mother Nature, Calendar and Internet Slowed Donations Weather Affected 2013 Rhinelander Bell Ringing http://wxpr.org/post/weather-affected-2013-rhinelander-bell-ringing <p>Bell ringers for the Salvation Army faced brutal temperatures this year to raise money for local charitable needs. Ken Krall talked with Kim Swisher, a coordinator for the Rhinelander area efforts, about the results of this year's campaign. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:45:02 +0000 Ken Krall 12676 at http://wxpr.org Weather Affected 2013 Rhinelander Bell Ringing Red Kettle Volunteers On Duty http://wxpr.org/post/red-kettle-volunteers-duty <p>Thanksgiving is still more than a week away, but the Salvation Army has begun it's annual bell ringers campaign at points across the Northwoods.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ken </span>Krall<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with Tom Bremer the Field Representative for the Salvation Army, about where the money goes that gets put in the Red Kettles.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Ken Krall 10782 at http://wxpr.org Red Kettle Volunteers On Duty Local Charity Says Holidays Are Time to Help Needy Families http://wxpr.org/post/local-charity-says-holidays-are-time-help-needy-families <p>November and December is a big time for shopping.&nbsp; It’s also a critical time for people who need assistance.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/rhinelandersalvationarmy" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Rhinelander Salvation Army</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is seeking bell-ringers to stand outside big stores and collect donations.&nbsp;</span></p><p>WXPR’s Ken Krall sat down with coordinator Kim Swisher.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 22:39:07 +0000 Ken Krall 10345 at http://wxpr.org Local Charity Says Holidays Are Time to Help Needy Families