British Columbia Division

Craftsman Collision and Save-On-Foods Host ‘Make a Dent Food Drive’ for The Salvation Army

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On Saturday, September 30th from 1-5pm, Cratfsman Collision and Save-on-Foods are teaming up with The Salvation Army to ensure that no families go hungry this fall. Together, with participating Save-on-foods locations, we’ll be hosting a day long food drive where customers will receive a shopping list of ideal non-perishable food items to shop for and donate.

Craftsman Collision is pledging to match every item donated; this means that for every can donated by a participating customer, two cans of […]

The Salvation Army Marks 105th Anniversary of Founder’s Promotion to Glory

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On August 20th 1912, General William Booth, Founder of The Salvation Army, was ‘Promoted to Glory’ after falling ill days prior to his passing. Since the General’s death, his legacy remains uncontested through the workings of his Army. 

General Booth’s congregation of 15,875 officers and cadets worked in a total of 58 countries when he ‘laid down his sword’ in 1912. More than century later that number has grown to include 128 countries with over 1.5 million personnel worldwide […]

Rock Ambleside Park Partners with Salvation Army to Support BC Wildfire Relief

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Ambleside Live has announced the first ever 'Rock Ambleside Park' music festival on August 18th-20th, and The Salvation Army is proud to be apart of this one-of-a-kind event!

The festival will be held at Ambleside Live in West Vancouver and is set to feature artists like Randy Bachman, Platinum Blonde April Wine, Honeymoon Suite, Glass Tiger, Stampeders, Harlequin, Headpins, Nick Gilder & Sweeney Todd, Helix, and Prism. 

With purchase of a single-day or three-day pass, between now and August 15th, Rock Ambleside Park will […]

Salvation Army Emergency Response Teams Respond in the Midst of BC Wildfires.

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With the province of British Columbia declaring a State of Emergency due to multiple fires in the central region, Salvation Army Emergency Response Units and crews remain on scene in several locations providing food, hydration and emotional and spiritual support to First Responders and Evacuees.

The Team in Williams Lake provided 750 meals Saturday with an additional 1000 on Sunday. The Team in Prince George partnered with local restaurants and provided in excess of 450 meals and thousands of […]