Thank you Edo Japan!

Posted on 16th June 2011, by British Columbia
Edo Japan is showing support for local Vernon residents in need.  This Saturday between the hours of noon to 4pm – Edo Japan on Highway 6 will be giving away samples of teriyaki chicken and sukiyaki beef with cash donations and non-perishable food items being accepted on behalf of the Salvation Army food bank – all  […]

Please join us …

Posted on 2nd June 2011, by British Columbia
… for our Third Annual Garden Party! We invite you to enjoy strawberry shortcake | listen to fine music & hear the hospice story. Come celebrate on June 19th | 2011 from 2pm – 4pm Short program begins at 2.15pm ( For additional information regarding this event, please contact the hospice: 604.207.1212 )  

Thanks for sharing!

Posted on 31st May 2011, by British Columbia
Thank you to Ruth Tubbesing who shared this picture she captured last January on a Vancouver rooftop.  Among the grey clouds and rainbow, is The Salvation Army.

Salvation Army Thrift Stores in Western Canada send 101 kids to Camp

Posted on 24th May 2011, by British Columbia
Over a four-week period, Salvation Army Thrift Stores throughout Western Canada held a fundraising ‘Send a Kid to Camp’ initiative. From April 14th to May 14th, donations were collected at participating stores and, through the public’s generosity, 101 kids will get to go to camp this summer – kids who would otherwise normally not have  […]

BioPed Dignity Day at The Gateway of Hope

Posted on 20th May 2011, by British Columbia
On Wednesday, May 18, 2011, BioPed closed its clinic doors, sharing clinicians and staff to chosen Salvation Army shelters nationwide to distribute footwear and conduct routine foot assessments and foot-related education for those individuals who do not have access to adequate foot care or footwear.  “We often take footwear for granted,” said Robin Schleien, President  […]

Event Broadcast … Sunday | May 15th

Posted on 11th May 2011, by British Columbia
Tune in and watch the event LIVE by viewing through an online broadcast available at beginning at 9:00 p.m. EST. / 6:00 p.m. PST. This Sunday | May 15th!
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Salvation Army to add services available in Victoria

Posted on 9th May 2011, by British Columbia
Currently in Victoria, The Salvation Army provides shelter beds, a seniors’ facility along with transitional housing, but plan on adding two more programs to help people in the community where there is need. Major Brian Venables shared with a capacity crowd of 250 people at the annual Salvation Army luncheon, held at the Delta Ocean  […]

Donations being collected for victims of Vernon fire

Posted on 6th May 2011, by British Columbia
Donations for victims of a Vernon apartment fire are now being accepted at a local, Salvation Army Thrift Store located at 4402 27th Street – items in need are donations of household articles and clothing for adults and children. The Salvation Army is also providing thrift store vouchers to the families.

Starbucks Served Here

Posted on 2nd May 2011, by British Columbia
On Saturday April 9th and Friday April 29th, 2011, The Salvation Army welcomed volunteers from Starbucks Coffee Canada into two of our facilities to clean up and revitalize areas that needed some TLC. First up was the grounds at Matson Sequoia; low income housing run by The Salvation Army in Victoria. The second was the  […]