Alberta & Northern Territories Division

Celebrating 150 years of The Salvation Army at Donut Day!

Free Donuts at 150th Anniversary Celebration

06
.22

On Saturday, June 20, Salvation Army staff in Calgary hosted an event to celebrate the Army's 150 years of international service. A large group of youth from Glenmore Temple came out to hand out free mini donuts to guests entering Heritage Park and give Shield tattoos and buttons to the kids. Over a dozen members of the Glenmore Temple Band treated the crowd to an outstanding musical performance. And Sally Ann was on hand making new friends everywhere she went! […]

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Edmonton Golf Classic Surpasses $1M Goal for New Addictions & Residential Centre

06
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Raising $1M might seem like an impossible goal for a golf tournament, but our annual Supreme Group Salvation Army Golf Classic was up for the challenge. In 2010, a committee of community-minded people, led by John and Sally Leder of Edmonton-based Supreme Group LP, set a multi-year goal to raise $1M toward a much needed new Addictions & Residential Centre (ARC) in Edmonton. The funds raised at this year’s tournament on June 2 resulted in that $1M goal being reached […]

Get Ready in the Park is Edmonton's Emergency Preparedness event in Hawrelak Park.

EDS on Display at Edmonton Emergency Preparedness Event

05
.25

The sun was shining at this year’s ‘Get Ready in the Park’ Emergency Preparedness event in Edmonton on May 9th, as thousands of people visited displays, booths, and presentations put on by various emergency agencies, including The Salvation Army.

Sally Ann gave out hugs and high-fives to the kids, and their parents picked up information about how we respond to emergencies locally, and around the world. Cute mini piggy banks designed to teach kids about donating to charity were given out […]

Disaster Alley event in Calgary, 2015

Disaster Alley Day Draws Thousands Of Calgarians

05
.20

On May 9, 2015 thousands of families arrived at McMahon Stadium in Calgary to meet first responders and disaster heroes. The Salvation Army was one of many booths set up with the intention of educating the public on how to respond to various emergencies.

Young and old stopped by to dance with Sally Ann, take a peek inside the Community Response Unit and take away a Piggy Bank with the caption “Help Change a Life”. The Community Response Unit (CRU) is […]