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WINK viewers help kids have a better Christmas

Just two weeks ago, the Salvation Army’s warehouse where toys usually sit to hand out to kids was nearly empty. Now, thanks to WINK News viewers just like you, the warehouse is full of gifts. There are quite a few things we’d rather forget about this year. Gabriella Pirolo and Chelsea Huntsinger are both mothers. […]

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Donations soar but nonprofits still struggle with pandemic

The American spirit of generosity this holiday season may be no match for the coronavirus. Despite record amounts of charitable donations this year, the effects of the pandemic are suffocating nonprofits across the country as organizations face soaring costs and demand for help, yet are largely without their own support systems, including volunteers and in-person […]

Salvation Army needs hosts for Angel Trees

The Salvation Army said it needs more hosts for Angel Trees to meet this year’s growing demand. Angel Trees are placed with businesses, organizations, church groups, and clubhouses to provide gifts for kids in need during the holiday season, but this year, The Salvation Army says they’re lacking sponsors, and more than half of the […]