British Columbia Division

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1. Major Cathy Burrows (Executive Director, Kate Booth House), Kelly Barber & Nina Henriksen (Co-Chairs, Shaughnessy Women's Golf Tournament)

Let’s end violence against women


Today we honour the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, as the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has often stated "Women's safety & equality are in everyone's best interest." The Salvation Army is able to provide safety to women in BC through the support of generous staff and donors like you. For 29 years, the Women's Charity Committee has chosen to support women’s rights by selecting The Salvation Army Kate Booth House as the sole beneficiary of their annual charity golf tournament. When […]


home is where the heart is


Alcohol had taken its toll. It was in the middle of the night when Paul reached out to his sister for help.Paul subsequently entered a six week Treatment Program at Pacifica and went on to The Salvation Army Belkin House for the Personal Development Program. Through this program, Paul was able to re-establish meaningful family relationships and address other challenges.

Dental services also provided sorely needed partials which boosted his confidence because he got his smile back. As Paul settled into a […]


Helper’s work doesn’t go unnoticed


For the past 21 years Stephen Trickett has been delivering toys, food and other donations to families in need across the Lower Mainland.

While he sounds a lot like one of Santa’s helpers, he’s actually helping struggling families year-round as a driver for the Salvation Army in Vancouver — one of 27 community organizations that count on donations from The Province’s Empty Stocking Fund, which launched its 97th fundraising year last week.

Christmas is one of Trickett’s favourite times of the year, […]

2015-09-23 TELUS HL

TELUS supports The Salvation Army with $147,000 donation!



Vancouver, BC | November 16, 2015 –  TELUS employees help The Salvation Army in so many ways and in so many different locations across Canada: they volunteer with us, they provide gifts of socks and toiletries for our shelters, they coach at risk children about Internet awareness at our summer camps, and they give generously through their employee matching campaign.

“The help provided by TELUS allows us to operate more efficiently and effectively to ensure that the maximum amount of […]