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 »

Feeding Families In Need This Holiday

MEDFORD, Ore. — Southern Oregon families in need are all signed up to receive ingredients to prepare a Thanksgiving meal next week. After a slow first two days of registration last week, Salvation Army officials said they were flooded with requests on the final day. 200 families will receive a turkey with all the fixings … Continue reading »

Local Non-Profits In Need

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Non-profits across Southern Oregon are pinching pennies, scraping for money and food to provide for the families most in need. Despite a positive economic outlook in some industries, non-profit organizations are still feeling the real effects of a down economy. On a busy day, the soup kitchen at St. Vincent de … Continue reading »