charity http://wxpr.org en Crunch Time For Northwoods United Way http://wxpr.org/post/crunch-time-northwoods-united-way <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's crunch time for the </span>Northwoods<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> United Way. The drive to raise the money needed fund human service programs in the </span>Northwoods<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> concludes in a few weeks.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nancy </span>Sattler<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the interim Director. She says they are aiming at a $210,000 goal. The United Way serves agencies in Oneida, </span>Vilas<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Forest counties.</span></p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:14:00 +0000 Ken Krall 11970 at http://wxpr.org Crunch Time For Northwoods United Way 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