Salvation Army

Jim Cunningham
May 09, 2018 - 5:47 am
Law enforcement agencies around the Kansas City area are dealing with what they say is a growing problem; homeless people who want more than a handout. There are plenty of people who truly are in need and believe they have no choice but to beg for money on a street corner, but there are those who...
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Jim Cunningham
December 18, 2017 - 4:53 am
Shoppers see them outside all the major retail stores during the holidays. A lot of Salvation Army bell ringers are volunteers who set aside a few hours to help the charity. Others have a deeper story to tell. For the past four years, Ronnie Ford has greeted shoppers outside the Walmart near 75th...
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Jim Cunningham
November 17, 2017 - 9:53 am
Cyd Jokisch is affectionately known as the 'Turkey Lady' and for good reason. Each year the Raymore woman raises money to purchase hundreds of turkeys and then donates them to charity. Jokisch hit an all-time high for donations this year, collecting more than $8,500 to buy 643 turkeys. She donates...
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August 29, 2017 - 11:47 am
Here in Kansas City, we're wondering what we can do to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey and the flood disaster occuring in Houston. These organizations - most based in the affected region - could use direct financial support to help those impacted by Harvey. This list is by no means...
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August 16, 2017 - 6:26 pm
Join KMBZ for the Caring for Kids Radiothon benefitting Kansas City's Children's Shelter all day Thursday, August 17, 2017. All of the KMBZ show hosts - EJ & Ellen, Jayme & Wickett, Dana & Parks, Jonathan Wier - will broadcast live from Oak Park Mall for the Radiothon. The Children's...
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