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Salvation Army Raises Money for Haiti

Posted on 1st March 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army continues to find new ways to raise money for the relief effort in Haiti. On Saturday kettles will be set up in seven liquor board stores around Regina to collect donations. Captain Steven Cameron with The Salvation Army says this time they are focusing on providing a specific type of aid. “We’re  […]
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Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 8

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army continues to work closely with multiple corporate partners and non-governmental organizations to provide food, water, medicine, shelter and other immediate aid to thousands of disaster survivors in Port-au-Prince and elsewhere. To date The Salvation Army has provided 2.8 million meals, 500,000 gallons of water, 2,900 tents and 1,500 personal hygiene kits. In  […]
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Booth Centre Artists Show Their Work

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
On February 12, residents of the Rivage, Montreal Booth Centre’s program for men with mental health problems, hosted an art exhibition in the chapel where about ten artists displayed around fifty of their drawings and paintings. Proceeds from sales went to the Booth Centre. Edward Schulman, one of the residents, was the moving force behind  […]
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Sally Ann pitching tent plan

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
A roof overhead is a luxury victims of Haiti’s earthquake don’t have. But The Salvation Army in Barrie is hoping to change that by supporting a national initiative, “Tents for Haiti“. The two local thrift stores, like many across Canada, are collecting cash donations to purchase enough tents to give Haitians shelter. “We’ll do it  […]
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Salvation Army Offers Safety to Winnipeg’s Sex-Trade Workers

Posted on 19th February 2010, by Salvation Army
On February 18 The Salvation Army in Winnipeg participated in S.N.O.W. night, a Safe Night Off Winnipeg Streets for women and transgendered sex-trade workers. The event is organized and coordinated by a number of agencies who work with those involved in the sex trade, one of which is The Salvation Army. The Army provided the  […]
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Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 7

Posted on 10th February 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army continues to be a beacon of hope for individuals and families whose lives were devastated by the earthquake. Eight babies have been delivered at The Salvation Army medical clinic at its compound in the Delmas 2 area of Port-au-Prince since the earthquake. The fifth baby, yet to be named, arrived at 8  […]
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Salvation Army Kettles Raise Funds for Haiti

Posted on 9th February 2010, by Salvation Army
The Saskatoon Salvation Army Week of Compassion for Haiti raised more funds than expected. From February 1 to 6, Salvation Army kettles were placed in various shopping mall and store locations around the city to collect money for the Army’s Haiti relief fund. With help from 200 volunteers more than $30,000 was raised during the  […]
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The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre Announcement

Posted on 3rd February 2010, by Salvation Army
“The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre is an important and integral part of the healthcare network within the Toronto Central LHIN and The Salvation Army is pleased to share in this important announcement today with the Minister of Health and Long-Term care, the Honorable Deb Matthews. The Salvation Army is pleased to confirm our  […]
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On Thursday January 28, The Moose 99.5 FM, in conjunction with Muskoka Lumber, The Bracebridge Examiner and the Canadian Government, opened up its phone lines and broadcast live to raise funds for the survivors of the Haitian earthquake. Over 200 calls flooded the station’s phone lines. Every dollar donated was matched up to $50,000.00 through  […]
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