City of Toronto Proclaims “Salvation Army Week” December 19-26, 2011

Posted on 19th December 2011, by
Mayor Rob Ford on behalf of Toronto City Council has proclaimed December 19-26, 2011 as “Salvation Army Week” in the City of Toronto. Mayor Rob Ford encourages everyone to support The Salvation Army this holiday season. “The holiday season is an important time for the Salvation Army as its annual Christmas Kettle campaign gets underway  […]
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OPP Raises Over $5,000 for Salvation Army

Posted on 8th December 2011, by
The fourth annual OPP Christmas Charity Barbecue was held on Thursday, Dec. 1 at the Grenville County OPP detachment in Kemptville. A total of $2,984.35 was raised which was matched by the Kemptville Scotiabank for a grand total of $5,968.70! In addition a vanload of food and toys was donated. All the proceeds went to  […]
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Shuffle for Salvation Army

Posted on 8th December 2011, by
With expectations of helping over 5,200 London households this Christmas, the Salvation Army was grateful for the participants at the annual Santa Shuffle Fun Run and Elf Walk Saturday, December 3. Santa led the runners and walkers of all ages around the perimeter of downtown’s Victoria Park. They were there to raise money for this  […]
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Toronto, ON December 6, 2011 – The Salvation Army is very pleased to receive a $50,000 contribution from Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life toward its 2011 Annual Christmas Campaign. Funds raised during this important campaign support vulnerable individuals during the Christmas season and throughout the year. “Throughout 2011, The Salvation Army has focused  […]
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Salvation Army Nativity Scene Smashed by Vandals

Posted on 1st December 2011, by
AJAX — A symbol of the true meaning of Christmas for the people who help some of Ajax and Pickering’s neediest families was left shattered last weekend after vandals smashed the nativity scene outside the Salvation Army offices on Kings Crescent in Ajax. Grant Waddell, administrator for the Ajax and Pickering Salvation Army, said the  […]
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Canada’s Leading Data-to-mail Company Shuffles with The Salvation Army

Posted on 29th November 2011, by
“It’s easy, fun and a great way to help people in need,” says PostLinx president Michael Coverdale. On Saturday, December 3, PostLinx employees will join more than 10,000 runners/shufflers nationwide in The Salvation Army’s Santa Shuffle. The annual family-friendly event, aimed to raise funds and awareness for The Salvation Army’s critical services, has been supported  […]
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Sally Ann Campaign Kicks Off

Posted on 25th November 2011, by
The familiar sound of bells ringing echoed throughout the New Sudbury Centre on Thursd ay as the Salvation Army launched the annual Christmas Kettle Campaign. Capt. Tony Kennedy, area commander of the Salvation Army, said the money raised from the campaign “supports our ministry throughout the year.” The local campaign goal is $175,000. Last year,  […]
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Shaw Tracking Collects Clothing to Help Those Less Fortunate

Posted on 9th November 2011, by
From October 17-31, entertainment and communications company Shaw Tracking rallied more than 400 employees at its Mississauga office to collect gently-used clothing to help vulnerable citizens this Winter. The company-wide clothing drive resulted in 45 bags of clothing including jackets, sweaters and winter boots weighing a total of 562 pounds. The donations were recently dropped-off  […]
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Salvation Army Runs ‘Kitchen on Wheels’

Posted on 8th November 2011, by
Hot meals are being delivered in west Niagara two nights a week with the possibility of adding more. The Salvation Army has taken the lead on an initiative to curb homelessness in Niagara and one of the first steps is a mobile outreach. The kitchen-on-wheels started delivering hot meals last year in Beamsville, through a  […]
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