Salvation Army Ringing In The Season

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Salvation Army bell ringers are out in full force this time of year. There are 18 different locations with ringers out front in Medford, Eagle Point and Ashland combined. Salvation Army officials say the bell ringer positions are paid and it’s been that way for 15 years, meaning a small portion … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Offering Holiday Help

MEDFORD, Ore. – If you are a Southern Oregon family, who would appreciate a little extra help this Christmas, the Salvation Army wants to help you out. They are holding the last of their sign-up opportunities for their Christmas Assistance Programs today. Today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., sign-ups will be at the former … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Offers Holiday Help

MEDFORD, Ore. – More than a thousand families are expected to need holiday help from the Salvation Army this winter. Sign-ups were held Tuesday for the organization’s Christmas assistance program. Families will receive food for a Christmas dinner and toys for their children. The Salvation Army says it signed up more than 400 families today … Continue reading »

Coats For Kids Campaign Launched

MEDFORD, Ore. – The cool fall temperatures are just around the corner and just in time for NewsWatch 12, Windemere and a variety of other businesses to team up for the annual Coats For Kids campaign. The cooler temperatures are on their way and NewsWatch12 wants to make sure local children are ready for them. … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Out of Food

By Sharon Ko MEDFORD, Ore. — The largest food pantry in Jackson County is asking for your help. Yesterday, they ran out of food. The Salvation Army says it’s the first time it’s happened in the county’s history. Salvation Army Spokeswoman Jackie Agee says typically the pantry carries canned items and vegetables, but by the … Continue reading »

Medford Salvation Army Holds Fan Drive

By Yessenia Anderson MEDFORD, Ore. — Southern Oregon is preparing to reach near 100 degrees again in the coming days. With temperatures like that, the Salvation Army says their job is to help those in need keep cool. Having only had a few days of warm weather, the social services office is already receiving fan requests, … Continue reading »

Medford Salvation Army Feeding Homeless In Hawthorne Park

By Bryan Navarro June 13, 2011 MEDFORD, Ore. –This comes just a few weeks after a stabbing at the same public park. The Salvation Army hands out sandwiches, fruit, and water. They have the free meal program here every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Salvation army officials say they chose this location because it’s centrally located … Continue reading »