On Thursday, December 9, 2021, the CAR Foundation Trustees and other Chicago REALTOR® volunteers got together to volunteer at kettle locations across Chicago to raise money for the Salvation Army housing and community services.
“This was my first experience as a bell ringer,” CAR Director Vicky Silvano said. “It’s such a great feeling to know that people have giving hearts, in general! If they don’t give when they come in, they give when they walk out of the store. Some folks talked with me about other organizations that they donate to. Plus, the weather was nice too! I would do it again! Love talking to people and greeting them with the holiday cheers!”
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ABOUT THE SALVATION ARMY’S HOUSING & COMMUNITY SERVICES
The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division provides shelter for nearly 700 people every year and works to keep thousands of families from becoming homeless.
Donations go towards the programs and shelters that provide safe housing, food and practical support to families in need. Learn more about how you can support this organization.