The "Good Neighbor Fund" is now open for applicants who need help paying their fuel bills.
Sunday, January 13
Editor's Note: the following release was provided by the Salvation Army. The Salvation Army, the administrator of the 2012–2013 Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund, announces that the fund is now open to all qualified candidates. The fund has been available to households on an emergency basis since Dec. 3. A cooperative effort between the state's energy companies, their customers and The Salvation Army, the Good Neighbor Energy Fund helps families in temporary crisis who do not qualify for federal or state assistance with the payment of their energy expenses. The Fund’s 28th Annual “Give The Gift of Warmth” campaign's goal is to raise $650,000 and help more than 2,000 families. “With the recent colder temperatures in mind, the timing…
On Thursday The Salvation Army's Kettle Campaign begins for the 2011 holiday season.
The 2011 Kettle Campaign to benefit The Salvation Army kicks off Thursday, Nov. 10 at noon at the Cape Cod Mall. On Thursday, State Representative Demetrius J. Atsalis, named Honorary Chairperson of The Salvation Army’s 2011 Kettle Campaign, will be formally introduced as Chairperson when the Hyannis Corps Bell Ringer season kicks off. This year the voice of the Cape Cod Academy Middle School Singing Club will delight supporters of The Salvation Army, Mall shoppers and Food Court diners as part of the Kettle Campaign. Captain Cynthia Brown, Hyannis Corps Officer and Pastor, will greet supporters of The Salvation Army’s Kettle campaign and introduce the honorary Kettle Campaign Chairperson State Representative Demetrius J. Atsalis on Nov. …