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Elite Performance Basketball Camp is on!

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SAVE THE DATE! The Salvation Army in partnership with Strathcona Community Centre is hosting the Elite Performance Basketball Camp August 18-21! This week-long training camp is for teens aged 14 – 18 and focuses on developing basketball skills, teamwork, and having fun! Damin Altizer, Trainer at the Elite Performance Basketball Camp uses the “3 D’s” throughout all his training: Desire—You can’t just “want to.” You’ve got to have a yearning, a craving, a burning desire to get better! Dedication— Repetition. Repetition. Repetition. “Good players practice till they get it right,

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5000 kids in need to receive backpacks!

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The Salvation Army is proud to present, the 5th Annual Backpack & School Supply Drive running from July 14th through to September 11th.   The goal of the effort, in partnership with BC Chiropractic Association, Staples, Fitness Town, Canadian Bible Society,

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Louis to the rescue.

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Congratulations to Louis, a current client at our Salvation Army Vancouver Harbour Light, for being presented with VPD’s highest award for civilian bravery, a Certificate of Merit. These awards are given to citizens who have demonstrated outstanding conduct, “on their

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Ride into History comes to town July 25 & 26.

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Aldergrove Financial Group, Envision Financial, and Prospera Credit Union have partnered for the 3rd time to present the Ride into History event on July 25th & 26th. This fun, family event is a fundraiser for The Salvation Army Gateway of Hope in Langley with the money raised going directly to benefit and fund the vital community services provided by the team at The Gateway of Hope. “Friday evening’s Cruise ‘n’ Concert will kick off the weekend at the Fort Langley National Historic Site’s Orchard with a spectacular concert featuring the