Donations

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Ring Returned To Owner After It Winds Up In Donation Kettle

Lisa Hawkins, like many people, was compelled to donate to one of the numerous Salvation Army red kettles.

12/03/2014

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Charities Hoping You Reach Into Your Wallet To Help This Holiday Season

On Giving Tuesday, local non-profits hoped to shift the donor mindset just a bit – from reaching into their closets for used clothing and housewares to reaching into their wallets for cash and checks.

12/02/2014

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Batch Foundation Seeks Volunteers For Gift Wrapping Party

A former Pittsburgh Steeler and his wife continue to give back to the community. For the holidays, they’re kicking their efforts into high gear and there’s an easy way you can help out too.

11/26/2014

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Turkeys Get Police Escort To Pittsburgh Area Community Food Bank

Allegheny County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the Walmart Supercenter, where they were spotted loading boxes into their vehicles.

11/25/2014

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Goddard School Students Raising Big Bucks For KDKA Turkey Fund

In Moon Township, some pre-schoolers have already raised more than $1,000 for the KDKA-TV Turkey Fund and the money is still coming in.

11/25/2014

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Late KDKA Employee Remembered Through Family’s Support Of Turkey Fund

No one fought harder for the KDKA-TV Turkey Fund than our late friend and colleague, Yvonne Zanos.

11/24/2014

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Get Marty: Man Asks For Help To Give Wife A Proper Funeral

A local man’s heartbreaking love story has revealed the generosity of others, who stepped up to help him give his late wife a proper burial.

11/21/2014

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KDKA-TV Turkey Fund Puts Public’s Generosity To Work

The KDKA-TV Turkey Fund is in its 33rd year. Thanks to the partnership with the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank and other food pantries, your generosity comes to life.

11/17/2014

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Penguin Helps Kick Off Annual Letter To Santa Campaign At Macy’s

The Make-A-Wish Foundation kicked off its seventh annual Believe campaign in the downtown Pittsburgh Macy’s.

11/07/2014

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KDKA-TV Kicks Off Annual Turkey Fund

While many people are thinking about Halloween, we are hard at work getting ready for Thanksgiving.

10/16/2014

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Get Marty: Woman Gets Help Tackling $13,000 Electricity Bill

A Wilkinsburg woman in desperate need of help for a massive electric bill reached out to KDKA-TV’S Get Marty for help.

09/29/2014

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Would-Be Groom Turns Canceled Wedding Reception Into Charity Fundraiser

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It was all set. A would-be groom had shelled out more than $15,000 for a Sunday reception at The Priory, on Pittsburgh’s North Side. And then, the wedding was cancelled. Phil Laboon […]

08/28/2014

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Bikers Give Out Hundreds Of Backpacks To Homewood Kids

Hundreds of local children now have backpacks to start the school year, thanks to some bikers.

08/17/2014

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Pittsburgh Airport Solicitor Ban Irks Some Fliers

Pittsburgh International Airport’s decision to ban solicitors has upset some frequent fliers who have been greeted by the same stalwart Salvation Army worker for the last 16 years.

08/10/2014

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Local Charity Sends Medical Supplies To Countries In Need

A Pittsburgh-based charity is helping out people in need all around the world. Brother’s Brother is sending medical supplies and equipment to three different continents.

07/31/2014

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