Salvation Army Fundraiser to support youth programs


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Posted Online: July 05, 2013, 11:33 am
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Press release submitted by The Salvation Army of the Quad Cities


Announcing The Salvation Army Davenport Corps Community Center's Pizza Ranch Tip Night

Davenport, IA – The Salvation Army Davenport Corps Community would like to invite the community to Pizza Ranch at Duck Creek Plaza in Bettendorf to help support its Youth Programs. This event will be Monday, July 8 from 5 p,m, – 9 p,m.
10% of all Pizza Ranch sales for these four hours will benefit The Salvation Army's Youth Programs. Any tips will also be added to the fund raising effort.
The Salvation Army will help less fortunate local children enjoy structured afterschool activities, music programs and other character building opportunities.
Please come enjoy some delicious pizza, extraordinary fried chicken and friendly service this Monday evening.
WHEN: Monday, July 8
TIME: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
WHERE: 880 Lincoln Road, Duck Creek Plaza, Bettendorf, IA
WHY: Proceeds benefit children who have the potential to break the cycle of poverty


















 



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