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  […]

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  […]

Salvation Army Launches 127th Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign

Posted on 21st November 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON November 21, 2017 – Today The Salvation Army officially launches its 2017 Christmas Kettle Campaign. Now in its 127th year, the annual holiday campaign seeks donations from the public to help The Salvation Army assist millions of people living in poverty. With one in 10 Canadians struggling to make ends meet, The Salvation Army’s campaign  […]
The Salvation Army Launches National Fundraising Appeal to Support BC Fires Disaster Response
TORONTO, July 11, 2017 /THQ/—“As wildfires rage in B.C.’s interior, The Salvation Army’s Emergency and Disaster Services is on alert to provide fast, efficient service to first responders and those impacted by the disaster,” says Lt-Colonel Brian Venables, Divisional Commander. “The Salvation Army’s established and well-rehearsed emergency protocol allows the organization to offer practical support such  […]

Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign Surpasses $21-Million Goal

Posted on 10th January 2017, by SalvationArmy.ca
Christmas kettle volunteer thanks donor for contribution. Photo by Steve Nelson.
Toronto, ON January 10, 2017 – The Salvation Army is pleased to announce that it raised over $23.5 million nationally through its Christmas Kettle Campaign, surpassing its $21-million goal. “We are truly grateful for the continued support of our donors, volunteers and community partners, who enable us to help 1.9 million struggling Canadians during the  […]
Salvation Army canteen serves doughnuts to soldiers during World War 1.
Toronto – June 2, 2016 – Get ready for the sweetest day of the year! Today, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced a partnership with The Salvation Army that will help celebrate National Doughnut Day. On Friday, June 3, customers will receive a free doughnut of their choice and have an opportunity to donate directly to The  […]

The Salvation Army Responds to Alberta Fires

Posted on 5th May 2016, by SalvationArmy.ca
EDS mobile feeding unit in Fort McMurray
May 5, 2016 – As fires continue to rage in Alberta, The Salvation Army’s Emergency and Disaster Services is providing support to first responders and disaster survivors. The Salvation Army has deployed four Community Response Units to feed 800 first responders engaged in the Fort McMurray fire response efforts. Two additional response units will arrive in  […]

The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettle Campaign Raises Over $22 Million

Posted on 7th January 2016, by SalvationArmy.ca
Salvation Army gives bag of food to client
Toronto, ON January 7, 2016 – The Salvation Army is pleased to announce that it raised over $22 million through its Christmas Kettle Campaign, surpassing its $21-million goal. With a growing demand for its services across the country, The Salvation Army will use the additional money to fund its much-needed programs in 400 communities. All  […]

Walmart Canada Helps Salvation Army Fill the Kettle

Posted on 17th December 2015, by SalvationArmy.ca
On December 19, Walmart Canada Helps Salvation Army Fill the Kettle
TORONTO, December 17, 2015 ― On Saturday, December 19, 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 $70,000 to CTV Toy Mountain in Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver, Ontario Great Lakes (Oakville Place, Burlington Mall  […]

The Salvation Army Offers Clothing Vouchers for Syrian Newcomers

Posted on 15th December 2015, by SalvationArmy.ca
December 14, 2015 – The Salvation Army is offering clothing vouchers as part of a welcome package for refugees arriving in Canada. These vouchers can be redeemed at Salvation Army Thrift Stores and will help provide the additional clothing needed by newcomers as they settle in the country. To coincide with the arrival of newcomers  […]