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Salvation Army Kettle Campaign $5 Million Behind Target

Posted on 21st December 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
An image of a Salvation Army Kettle and a man rigging a bell
Toronto, ON December 21, 2017 – With just a few days remaining before Christmas, The Salvation Army is hoping for a strong outpouring of support from the public. As of Dec 21, The Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign had raised over $16 million in donations, which is nearly $5 million below its $21-million fundraising goal. “We rely  […]

Salvation Army Kettle Campaign $9 Million Behind Target

Posted on 19th December 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
Salvation Army Kettle Campaign $9 Million Behind Target
Toronto, ON December 19, 2017 – The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettle Campaign has received over $12 million in donations so far, which leaves it nearly $9 million behind its $21-million fundraising goal. With just six shopping days remaining before Christmas, The Salvation Army is hoping for a strong outpouring of support from the public. “The  […]

The Christmas Hamper

Posted on 18th December 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
A woman smiling at the camera holding various toys she received as a gift from The Salvation Army
As a single parent living in poverty, Christmas is a challenging time for Becky. “Many people don’t know what it’s like to tell your children they have to go to bed hungry,” says Becky. “Or watch them cry as Christmas approaches because there are no presents under the tree.” Becky’s story Becky had worked in  […]

Walmart Canada Helps The Salvation Army Fill the Kettle

Posted on 14th December 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
Walmart Canada Helps The Salvation Army Fill the Kettle
On Saturday, December 16, Walmart Canada will match donations made by individuals to Salvation Army Christmas kettles located in its stores nationwide up to a maximum of $100,000. In addition, Walmart Canada will contribute $80,000 to CTV Toy Mountain in Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver and Winnipeg. This will support the purchase of new toys that will  […]