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As lava flows toward Hawaii town, Salvation Army is prepared to help
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According to the Weather Channel, hot, molten lava from the Kilauea volcano is slowing creeping toward 900 homes in the city of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Thankfully, Salvation Army personnel are already prepared to respond with food and water for displaced residents, emergency management workers and volunteers through the use of our mobile kitchen – called a “canteen.”

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More creative ads for The Salvation Army

Submitted by on June 16, 2010 – One Comment

I admit it: I love a great advertising campaign that’s creative, subtle, thought-provoking, fun, dramatic, or a combination of all those qualities and a whole lot more.

Recently, I stumbled on a beautiful campaign that has everything I love all swirled together in one ad! It was designed for The Salvation Army to remind the public that their gently-used clothes can help warm people during the winter.

The talented ad geniuses at McCann Erickson in Sao Paolo, Brazil photographed brightly colored stacks of folded clothing that had been shaped into iconic symbols of warmth: a sun and a fireplace.

And the result is stunning.

Have a look at the fireplace ad:
Salvation Army ad

Here’s the sun ad:
Salvation Army ad

For more on this campaign, click here for a link to MediaBistro’s ‘Ads of the World’ website.

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