Soul Food at Moms & Tots Camp

Posted on 13th August 2015, by Alberta
Fifteen Alberta mothers and their combined 28 children were at The Salvation Army's Pine Lake Camp last week for this year's edition of Moms & Tots Camp, themed Soul Food: nutrition for the body, mind, and spirit. "This week gives families, who may not otherwise get a vacation, time to step away from the rigors  […]

A Day at Pine Lake Camp

Posted on 4th August 2015, by Alberta
Pine Lake Camp, wall climbers
It's 7:45 am, rise and shine campers! Okay, so those of us on the PR team were not at Pine Lake Camp that early but we did arrive just as bible study was finishing up and “options” was starting. Options happens twice a day as the kids are divided into groups to participate in climbing, low  […]

Free Donuts at 150th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on 22nd June 2015, by Alberta
Celebrating 150 years of The Salvation Army at Donut Day!
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  […]
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  […]

Home Depot Team Donates Renos to Family Services

Posted on 8th May 2015, by Alberta
Home Depot's OWN team donated renos to Edmonton's Family Services
On April 29th, an enthusiastic team of women in orange T-shirts appeared at The Salvation Army’s Community and Family Services (CFS) in Edmonton and, on that one day, demonstrated the true spirit of community involvement and corporate partnership. Our story starts a few weeks ago when Major Carolyn Hale, Executive Director of CFS, was contacted  […]

Commissioner Makes First Visit to Alberta

Posted on 30th January 2015, by Alberta
Commissioner Susan McMillan's visit to Alberta.
Commissioner Susan McMillan, Territorial Commander for The Salvation Army Canada & Bermuda Territory, made her first official visit to the Alberta & Northern Territories Division last week. A site visit was made to several of the facilities in Calgary on Friday, January 22, 2015, including Agape Hospice, Centre of Hope, and the Barbara Mitchell Family Resource  […]