The Salvation Army 2020 Tree of Lights Campaign Moves to All Virtual

Nov 10, 2020

The Salvation Army St. Louis Headquarters will kick off its 2020 Tree of Lights Campaign with a virtual tree lighting event on Friday, November 20, 2020 which will stream on our YouTube Channel. The show will culminate with the lighting of The Salvation Army Tree of Lights in downtown St. Louis, signaling the start of the Christmas season.  

Throughout the years, this has been a tradition where thousands of people from the surrounding areas gather to catch all of the festivities. In the abundance of caution to the many who have attended our Annual Tree Lighting event in the past.  We will we have decided to create a virtual experience of this year’s Tree Lighting will be a spectacular one-hour virtual live showcase will be hosted by Kristen Cornett of KMOV along with a few faces you will recognize around St. Louis. 

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The Salvation Army annually helps more than 23 million Americans overcome poverty, addiction and economic hardships through a range of social services. By providing food for the hungry, emergency relief for disaster survivors, rehabilitation for those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse, and clothing and shelter for people in need, The Salvation Army is doing the most good at 7,600 centers of operation around the country. In the first-ever listing of “America’s Favorite Charities” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Salvation Army ranked as the country’s largest privately funded, direct-service nonprofit. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter @SalArmyMidland and #DoingTheMostGood #RescueChristmas. 


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