05 January 2018

Media Contact:
Nick Meisner
Director of Marketing and Communications
The Salvation Army of Greater Green Bay
Nick_Meisner@usc.salvationarmy.org
w: 920.544.4973 | c: 920.544.6976
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
The Salvation Army Receives 6 Gold Coins  
 Donation Brings Excitement to End of 2017 Campaign
 
 
GREEN BAY -  The Salvation Army’s annual Christmas Campaign saw an end-of-year boost when an anonymous donor hand-delivered six gold coins to their Corps Community Center on December 29, 2017.
 
The American Eagle One Ounce Gold Coins, verified by American Antiques and Jewelry, were valued at $1,318.00 each, bringing the total donation to $7,908.00.  
 
“It’s heartwarming to be blessed by these random acts of kindness,” said Major Bob Mueller, County Coordinator for The Salvation Army. “It’s especially exhilarating to receive a unique and generous donation like the gold coins as we near the end of the Christmas Campaign.”
 
The Salvation Army of Greater Green Bay is still accepting gifts as they close out their Christmas Campaign. An announcement regarding the results of the 2017 Christmas Campaign will be made next week. 
 
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The Salvation Army of Greater Green Bay, part of the universal Christian church, fosters an environment that improves self-sufficiency, promotes self-discovery and provides hope. We promote the well-being of all who come to us, including those who are unable to meet their basic needs or be self-sufficient. We coordinate a comprehensive array of services to meet human needs as our resources allow. It is our commitment to direct those in need to the most appropriate program or service formation, please visit our website at www.sagreenbay.org or connect with us online at Facebook.com/tsagreenbay or Twitter.com/SAGREENBAY