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Vancouver Sun Run 2015

The Vancouver Sun Run Supports The Salvation Army


The Vancouver Sun Run is Canada’s biggest start line with more than 50,000 participants expected at the event on April 17th. This Run which promotes health, fitness and community spirit invites everyone to join in the fun and ‘share your layers’ with The Salvation Army.

Participants are encouraged to layer up the clothing items that they no longer need, putting on as many as they can, and then throughout the event, peel off and toss those layers to Salvation Army volunteers […]


The Salvation Army celebrates another successful Hope in the City Breakfast.


The Salvation Army celebrated the 13th annual Hope in the City Breakfast in Vancouver, British Columbia on Tuesday, November 25th. Through the corporate support received at this annual fundraiser, The Salvation Army is prepared to continue to provide hope, dignity, and opportunity to those in need throughout local communities.

The Salvation Army provides unprecedented support to society’s most vulnerable, accounting for 1/3 of all social services in British Columbia, with 86% of funds raised being directly re-invested into the lives of […]


Come join us at our Christmas events.


Event: Fill the Kettle – Celebrity Kettle Kick-Off
Date: Saturday, November 23, 2013
Time: 11am to 3pm
Place: Pacific Centre Rotunda at Howe and Georgia

A first time event to launch the kettle season in Vancouver.  On Saturday, November 23 between 11 and 3pm, The Salvation Army red kettles will line the corner of Howe & Georgia at the Pacific Centre Rotunda for the official launch of the Greater Vancouver kettle campaign.  There will be local media personalities, musicians, celebrities, politicians and athletes ringing the […]