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Madison Salvation Army Hosting Virtual Stuff The Bus School Supplies Campaign

Now through August 9, you can donate supplies needed by easily purchasing them straight from the registry. 

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(Madison, Ind.) - The Madison Salvation Army is teaming up with Walmart to ensure Hoosier kids will be able to start their school year off on the right foot. 

You can help many Hoosier children in need by participating in the Salvation Army #StuffTheBus. Now through August 9, you can donate supplies needed by easily purchasing them straight from the registry

Once purchased, the items will be delivered to your community Salvation Army. 

You are also able to make a monetary donation any time from your phone by texting "HOOSIER" to 247365 to make a donation from your phone. 

For more information, you can visit samadison.org

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