Canadian author and sociologist, Anne-Marie Ambert, supports Salvation Army programs and services

Why One Donor Gives to The Salvation Army

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Donating to charity is one of the most meaningful acts a person can take. Every year, more than 24 million Canadians donate to those in need because they care about their fellow citizens. But with 160,000 charities and non-profit organizations,

Annual Review 2013-2014 Banner

Salvation Army Launches 2013/2014 Annual Review

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Hope happens every day at The Salvation Army. A warm bed for someone out in the cold. A bag of nutritious food for a hungry family. Counselling to help someone break the chains of addiction. Last year, The Salvation Army

Children are the innocent victims of poverty

The State of Poverty in Canada: Five Staggering Statistics

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In Canada, people of all ages face tough realities. One in seven children goes to school hungry. About 850,000 people utilize food banks each month. At least 30 thousand Canadians are homeless on any given night. More than one in 10 children are among the homeless population. One in five Canadians is worried about being able to cover basic living expenses in retirement. We live in a nation that has one of the highest standards of living in the world, yet poverty is one of our major problems. The Salvation