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Why Shuffle with Santa?

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“I’m running and raising money in the Santa Shuffle in memory of my mother,” says Joanne. “The Salvation Army was good to her when she needed it most, and I want to help others who are going through troubling times.”

On December 1, more than 10,000 Canadians in 39 cities will run or walk 5k or 1k in The Salvation Army’s 22nd annual Santa Shuffle.

The fun, interactive, family-friendly event is a great way for individuals to get involved and raise funds that help those less fortunate attain the dignity that each and every person deserves.

To register, or for more information, click here.

 

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