09/24/2010 05:30 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Once-Homeless Family Thanks Salvation Army with $25,000

The Tillman family was homeless just eight years ago. It was the Salvation Army that provided housing and guidance for the couple from Kansas when they were at their lowest.

The Kansas City Star reported Friday that the Tillmans donated $25,000 to the Salvation Army Thursday night in a generous act of thanks.

Stephanie Tillman said,

Once someone gives to you like the Salvation Army gave to us, unconditionally, you feel this responsibility to turn around and give that back to other people.

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