The Salvation Army in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, says the shelves of the local food bank are starting to look a little bare as the stocks from Christmas dwindle. Items they are in need of include one litre juice boxes, … Read more
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There are no barriers to entry. No registration fee. No discrimination. For the past year, The Salvation Army Pembroke Community Church has been home to community youth ages 12 to 18 who come together to hang out, meet new friends … Read more
It happens most nights. Individuals are unloading their unwanted junk at many Salvation Army thrift stores. These stores have become dumping sites for household garbage or other items that should be taken to landfill sites. The Salvation Army originated the … Read more
The Salvation Army in Haiti has now distributed more than one million meals, hundreds of tents, baby items and medical supplies in its response to the earthquake.
Christmas 2008 is etched in Regis Albert’s memory. Not because it was a time of peace, joy and celebration, but because he was homeless, unemployed, broke and desperately trying to maintain his sobriety.
The Salvation Army recognizes Canadian Environment Week, May 31 – June 6, with a continued commitment to environmental responsibility.
Sept 12, 2007 – St Catharines, ON -A $2.5-million blaze in Building B has left 36 families homeless, creating the largest crisis faced by local emergency response organizations, such as The Salvation Army. Hundreds of donors dropped by the Yates … Read more
You’re cleaning up your closet and end up with a couple of garbage bags of used clothes. Instead of throwing them out you think to yourself… “hey, I should drop these clothes off at one of those used-clothes drop boxes” … Read more
As the largest non-governmental provider of social services in Canada, The Salvation Army relies on generous donations. Every little bit helps. Well, almost…We are discovering that in some cases, donation drop-off boxes are being treated like dumping grounds – soiled … Read more