Alberta EDS Director Honoured by Town of Slave Lake

Posted on 20th December 2012, by Alberta
Medal of Honour
Major Roy Langer, Divisional Director of Emergency & Disaster Services for Alberta & Northern Territories, was presented with a Medal of Honour from the town of Slave Lake by Mayor Karina Pillay-Kinnee on Decemebr 18, 2012, after being nominated by the R.C.M.P. for his efforts and services after the devestating wildfire that swept through the town on May 15,  […]

Nike Donates $10,000 for Christmas Toys in Calgary

Posted on 20th December 2012, by Alberta
The TOYS “R” US store in Calgary’s northwest was buzzing with excitement as the players of Canada’s National Junior Hockey Team hit the floor running to collect toys for The Salvation Army Christmas Program. A big-hearted donation from NIKE, totaling $10,000, made it possible to for the young hockey stars to fill many shopping carts  […]

Special Delivery from Canada Post

Posted on 20th December 2012, by Alberta
CP Group
Hundreds of Calgary children will have a special gift to open on Christmas morning due to the generous donations made by Canada Post employees from depots across the city. Canada Post has participated in The Salvation Army’s Angel Giving Tree Tag Program for a number of years. The program helps families who are struggling to  […]

Edmonton Community Christmas Dinner Serves 650

Posted on 12th December 2012, by Alberta
DInner Volunteers
650 men, women and children in Edmonton received a hot turkey dinner with all the trimmings at the Annual Christmas Community Dinner on December 5, 2012. Each year Executive Director, Capt. Mark Stanley, and staff from the Addictions & Residential Centre (ARC) put on the dinner for anyone who would like to attend, and to  […]

Calgary’s Hope in the City Luncheon Launches Campaign

Posted on 28th November 2012, by Alberta
The heart-felt story of guest speaker, Mr. Frank Vizcarra helped to inspire over six-hundred supporters of The Salvation Army during the annual Hope in the City Kettle Kick-off Luncheon at the Hyatt Regency, Calgary. Vizcarra’s childhood was tragic, growing up in extreme poverty in Mexico, including having to beg on the streets just to pay  […]

Come Change The World

Posted on 24th October 2012, by Alberta
Are you interested in learning more about becoming a Salvation Army officer? If you’re in the Alberta & Northern Territories Division, please contact Major Elaine Bridger at 780-423-2111, and Come Change The World!

Operation Fruit Rescue Donates to Salvation Army

Posted on 22nd October 2012, by Alberta
For many people on a tight budget, fresh produce is often too expensive and out of reach. On Friday, October 19th, Riverbend Gardens announced they had surplus vegetables to harvest, and Operation Fruit Rescue heard the call. It was a nice fall day for harvesting vegetables from the garden when Operation Fruit Rescue helped pick  […]

19th Annual Harvest Brunch & Auction

Posted on 11th October 2012, by Alberta
  Support Salvation Army summer camp programs at Pine Lake by coming out to our 19th Annual Harvest Brunch & Auction, October 20th at the Delta Edmonton South. Doors open at 9:30am and you can bid on our many silent & live auction items. Join our Honorary Chairs, Bill & Marlene Smith, and celebrity Emcee  […]