The Salvation Army in Canada Remains Committed to Howard Hospital, Zimbabwe

Posted on 23rd August 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON, August 23, 2012 – The Salvation Army in Canada has been informed by its International Headquarters located in London, England, that Howard Hospital remains operational following the recent reassignment of the Chief Medical Officer, Captain Dr. Paul Thistle. Patients are being treated by the two doctors and other medical staff at the hospital.  […]
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The Salvation Army in Canada Celebrates 130 Years

Posted on 11th June 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON June 12, 2012 – The Salvation Army began its work in Canada in 1882, and as the organization celebrates its 130th anniversary this June, there have been numerous past accomplishments to celebrate, but there is also much to look forward to in the future. The Salvation Army has always been a Christian denomination  […]
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OTTAWA, June 6, 2012 – Canada’s largest non-governmental direct social service provider is commending the Federal Government on the release of a national strategy to address the issue of Human Trafficking. The Salvation Army had called on the government to develop a national plan and participated in the development of the strategy announced today in  […]
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MOLLY MAID Helps ‘clean up’ Salvation Army Food Shortage

Posted on 25th May 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
The Salvation Army is thrilled to be partnering with MOLLY MAID and its customers once again in an effort to collect non-perishable food items to help restock depleted shelves this summer. “The national economy is still recovering and in fact, the demand for services provided by The Salvation Army continues to increase year after year,”  […]
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Report: Canada Speaks 2012

Posted on 1st May 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON May 1, 2012 – For the second consecutive year, The Salvation Army is announcing May as Dignity Month, and is releasing a report, “Canada Speaks 2012: Mental Health, Addictions and the Roots of Poverty.” The report reveals perceptions and attitudes among the Canadian public about individuals dealing with addiction or suffering from mental  […]
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Generous Donation Expands Salvation Army Centres

Posted on 27th March 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Generous Donation from The W. Garfield Weston Foundation Strengthens, Expands Salvation Army Centres The Salvation Army Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centres in Winnipeg and Calgary To Promote Dignity For All Toronto, ON March 27, 2012 – As The Salvation Army celebrates the one-year anniversary of its Dignity Project, an initiative designed to educate and inform  […]
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One Year Later, The Dignity Project Continues to Make a Difference

Posted on 20th March 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON March 20, 2012 – Today, The Salvation Army is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the launch of The Dignity Project, which is designed to educate and inform the public about the challenges facing society’s most vulnerable people. Last March, The Salvation Army launched this initiative with the release of a report, The Dignity  […]
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Christmas Kettle Campaign Surpasses Goal

Posted on 4th January 2012, by SalvationArmy.ca
Toronto, ON January 4, 2012 – This Christmas, donors across Canada helped support The Salvation Army’s efforts to reduce poverty nationwide by donating more than $20 million to the annual Kettle Campaign. Funds raised in the nearly 2,000 kettles in stores, on street corners and online will be used to support programs that help restore  […]
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Walmart Fill the Kettle Day a Success

Posted on 23rd December 2011, by SalvationArmy.ca
On December 22, Walmart Canada hosted the second Walmart Fill the Kettle Day and individual Canadians responded by donating more than $170,000 to Salvation Army Christmas kettles located in Walmart stores across the country. Walmart Canada matched with a corporate donation of $100,000, resulting in a total raised of more than $270,000. With a soft  […]
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With Christmas a few short days away, The Salvation Army is calling on Canadians to help “fill the kettles” on street corners, store fronts and online as fundraising is still $6 million short of the $19 million goal. To date, The Salvation Army has collected $13 million in the nearly 2,000 kettles across the country,  […]
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