Music in the Park.

Posted on 24th July 2013, by British Columbia
The Stan Hagen Centre for Families participated in Music in the Park on July 9th at Majestic Park, July 16th at Bryden Park and July 23rd in Beckwith Park. Music in the Park is a fun family event held on Tuesday Evenings in Saanich as part of the Saanich Sun Fest; with over 30 events  […]
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These boots are made for walking.

Posted on 23rd July 2013, by British Columbia
The Salvation Army would like to thank everyone who came into Capital Iron to donate a pair of new or gently used work boots. From June 15 – July 15, Capital Iron in Victoria, was collecting work boots from the public on behalf of The Stan Hagen Centre for Families. With every pair of CSA  […]
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Bruce Williams joins Victoria Advisory Board.

Posted on 12th June 2013, by British Columbia
Being a long term support of The Salvation Army, Bruce Williams would often tell the story of how when his mother found herself without a home at a young age, The Salvation Army took her in.  The Army was there to encourage her through nursing school and ultimately, to see her live independently and support  […]
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Victoria hosts Annual Luncheon.

Posted on 21st May 2013, by British Columbia
On Wednesday May 15th the Victoria Advisory Board held their Annual Luncheon. The year’s theme was, To Feed the Hungry, To find the lost, to Love the Unloved resonating the core values of The Salvation Army. The event was emceed by the Honourable Roger Simmons, PC a dedicated board member. Event highlights included a client  […]
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On May 1st, UsedVictoria.com donated items collected from its site, www.usedvictoria.com, to the Salvation Army, fulfilling a wish list for the Beacon of Hope House. Recently, the Beacon of Hope House moved from Vic West to Saanich and the items donated by UsedVictoria.com will transform the facility into a home for the male youth who  […]

Toys collected for those in need.

Posted on 14th January 2013, by British Columbia
Vancouver’s Vogue Theatre and Victoria’s Royal Theatre once again hosted the annual Naden Band Christmas Concert. The Concerts were hosted on December 6th in Vancouver and December 10th, 11th and 12th in Victoria, all in the name of supporting The Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy Drive. Attendance at all shows was excellent, and mountains of toys were  […]
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Thank You CHEK News!

Posted on 14th December 2012, by British Columbia
The 19th Annual CHEK Drive Thru in Victoria and the 10th Annual CHEK News Give&GO in Nanaimo were tremendous successes!! These events could not be possible without the support of the CHEK News. Victoria’s Drive Thru was held at Accent Inns on Blanshard. The 1 ton truck was almost full of food, the 5 ton  […]
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19th annual CHEK Charity Drive Thru.

Posted on 7th December 2012, by British Columbia
The 19th annual CHEK News Christmas Charity Drive Thru takes place tonight at the Accent Inn Victoria hotel, located at the corner of Blanshard Street and Cloverdale Avenue ( 3233 Maple Street ). Stop by between 5pm – 7pm & come meet the CHEK News On-Air personalities and donate Clothing, Food and Cash to The Salvation Army.
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Lots & lots of donations!

Posted on 19th September 2012, by British Columbia
Thank you to one and all who visited a local Save-On Foods and Price Smart Foods location as The Salvation Army teamed up with Craftsman Collision for the fourth Annual Making a Dent Food Drive. The day long food drive, encouraged customers to purchase much needed items for The Salvation Army with Craftsman Collision pledging to  […]
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Poetry to heal.

Posted on 31st July 2012, by British Columbia
Tuesday, July 31st marked the official launch of Victoria on the Banks of the Mainstream, the latest poetry compilation from Dvora Levin. All poems included were written by participants in weekly writing sessions held at The Salvation Army’s Addictions and Rehabilitation Centre (ARC), Beacon of Hope House, Cool Aid’s Rock Bay Landing, Sandy Merriman House  […]
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