Events

General Inquiries

Salvation Army events are hosted in many BC communities throughout the year. For more information on how to get involved please contact our Events Coordinator at 604.299.3908.

 


Craftsman Collision Make A Dent Food Drive

Saturday, September 30 | Various Save-On-Foods locations across the province

In a one day food drive, fill a Craftsman Collision courtesy car with food donations for The Salvation Army at each of the store locations listed below. Craftsman Collision matches all food and cash donations donated by the public and Overwaitea stores. Last year over $30,000 was raised in cash and food donations for Salvation Army Family Services in the various communities where the food drive was held.

 


William Booth Society Luncheon

Tuesday, October 3 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM | The Vancouver Club

The Salvation Army established The William Booth Society to recognize and honor individuals, foundations and corporations who continually support The Salvation Army in British Columbia through financial donations, planned gifts, or gifts in kind. Those in The William Booth Society exemplify philanthropic leadership and outstanding commitment.

The William Booth Society Luncheon is a cost-neutral event because of our generous event sponsors: Ernst & YoungThe Dean William Group of RBC Dominion SecuritiesCoast Capital SavingsCollier InternationalFasken Martineau and Odlum Brown Limited.  Because of their support, we can direct critical funds to where it is needed most, providing much needed community and social services, programs and activities.

 


The 5th Annual Fill the Kettle: Celebrity Kettle Kick-Off

Thursday, November 23 @ 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM | Vancouver Art Gallery, North Plaza

A celebration featuring vendor booths, sport teams & mascots, celebrities, food trucks, hot chocolate & treats, musical guests and game!

Heroes for Hope

 


Santa Shuffle 5K Fun Run & 1K Elf Walk

Saturday, December 2 | Various locations across the province

Lace up your running shoes and join us as we help fight proverty one step at a time.

This event spans 41 cities across Canada, and 7 locations in BC! The Santa Shuffle is where festive runners gather to support The Salvation Army, enjoy great music, warm food and overall merriment! Don’t forget your Santa suit!

Register now in your city!

www.santashuffle.ca

Santa Shuffle

 


Hope in the City Breakfast

Wednesday, December 6 @ 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM | Vancouver Convention Centre West

The Hope in the City Breakfast has become a special Christmas tradition in our community. This annual fundraising and awareness event brings together over 1200 thought leaders from a variety of our province’s
business, political, sports and entertainment communities. It represents an opportunity to join together to ring in the holiday season and recognize the importance of philanthropy done in our communities.

You can join this great tradition and become a supporter of The Salvation Army’s Hope in the City Breakfast! Your sponsorship donation will stay locally to support the work of The Salvation Army throughout Vancouver. 

For more information about the event, to register or to sponsor this event, please visit: hopeinthecity.ca

Hope in the City Breakfast

 


Toy Mountain

Thursday, December 7 & Friday, December 8 | Guildford Town Centre Surrey

This holiday season, CTV Vancouver, 103.5 QMFM, 94.5 Virgin Radio and TSN Radio Vancouver are partnering together for Toy Mountain in support of The Salvation Army.

Toy Mountain