Salvation Army Assists Victims of Slave Lake Fires

Posted on 16th May 2011, by Salvation Army
Calgary, AB – May 16, 2011 – The devastating fires in Slave Lake has left hundreds of people homeless and forced most of the town to evacuate for safety. The Salvation Army has stepped in to provide various services at the reception centres that have been set up to aid those who have been required  […]
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Food Bank seeking donations

Posted on 15th March 2011, by Salvation Army
Christmas food donations have almost depleted and the local Food Bank is hoping residents will open up their cupboards and their hearts and continue to help fill their empty shelves. Salvation Army Lt. Nyree Bond said the High River Food Bank is currently averaging 30 to 40 families per day on the two days they’re  […]
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Salvation Army Sees Surprising Food Bank Need Increases in January

Posted on 15th February 2011, by Salvation Army
Despite a decrease in housesholds helped this December, the Salvation Army is seeing a surprising rise in people in need of food bank services this January. “Since 2009, January’s activity has increased an incredible 45 per cent, that’s a lot of need and demand on our services,” says Lieutenant Matt Sheils. “Things have been really  […]
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AGAT Laboratories Donates $100,000 to Families in Need

Posted on 15th December 2010, by Salvation Army
Trying to make a difference and give back to Canadian communities, AGAT Laboratories has donated $100,000 to go towards The Canadian Salvation Army this holiday season. President and CEO Mr. John DeSanti chose The Salvation Army because of a first-hand experience. “The efforts of this organization on a Christmas many years ago, left a lasting  […]
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Climbers take on Mount Baldy to raise money for Salvation Army

Posted on 7th September 2010, by Salvation Army
Employees from an investment group will be climbing Mount Baldy in Kananaskis Tuesday, to help raise money for vulnerable women at the Salvation Army. Forty workers from World Financial Group’s Alberta, Manitoba and British Columbia offices are making the five hour hike. Two groups of climbers will take part with the team raising the most  […]
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