12th Annual Donnelly Group Toy Drive.

Posted on 11th December 2013, by British Columbia
The Salvation Army is thankful to have had the support once again from the Donnelly Group for the 12th Annual Donnelly Group Toy Drive in Vancouver. An evening filled with holiday celebrations, canapés, friends, family, music and a sense of giving.  As done every year, Jeff Donnelly provides each Donnelly Group employee with a $50 gift  […]
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2013 Backpack + School Supply Drive Success.

Posted on 17th September 2013, by British Columbia
On behalf of The Salvation Army and the 5000+ kids across British Columbia  who started school with a new backpack full of school supplies…thank you! Because of your support, these kids were able to start the first day of school fully equipped with supplies for a year of learning.  You made a difference in their  […]
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School supply donations needed in Victoria.

Posted on 23rd August 2013, by British Columbia
The Salvation Army Stan Hagen Centre for Families is seeking active assistance from the Victoria community to collect more supplies. Within the last few years The Salvation Army has seen an increase in demand with the amount of families coming to The Salvation Army for support, especially during this time of year.  The Salvation Army  […]
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Golf Tournaments raises dollars and gives hope.

Posted on 22nd July 2013, by British Columbia
A beautiful Vancouver day welcomed the 27th Annual Shaughnessy Women’s Charity Golf Tournament supporting The Salvation Army Kate Booth House. Over 130 golfers participated in this year’s event, raising dollars and awareness for Kate Booth House – a shelter for women and their children who are victims of domestic violence. Golfers and guests were privileged  […]
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5000 kids to head to school with a new backpack full of supplies.

Posted on 12th July 2013, by British Columbia
The Salvation Army is proud to present once again, the annual Backpack & School Supply Drive running from July 15th through until September 11th.   The goal of the effort, in partnership with BC Chiropractic Association, Staples, Fitness Town, Canadian Bible Society, Starbucks and along with media sponsors, CKNW and 24 Hours, is to raise funds  […]
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YoYo fundraiser for victims of Alberta Floods.

Posted on 9th July 2013, by British Columbia
With the recent flooding in Calgary, Alberta, The Salvation Army in British Columbia has deployed Emergency and Disaster Response personnel to work as part of the Alberta Disaster Response Team. In the aftermath of such devastation, it is encouraging to see communities and individuals partner collaboratively to lend a helping hand.  In Vancouver, one young  […]
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Help Send a Child to Summer Camp.

Posted on 19th June 2013, by British Columbia
Every child should have the opportunity to experience summer camp. Unfortunately, many families can’t afford to send their children. Children look forward to camp all year because it’s the only vacation they’ll get. At camp, kids will accomplished things they never thought they could, such as canoeing and rock climbing. And while experiencing these activities  […]
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55% of Salvation Army Programs see an increase in need.

Posted on 22nd May 2013, by British Columbia
A new report from The Salvation Army, released as part of Dignity Month, reveals that despite a rebounding economy, many Canadian families and young people are still struggling to make ends meet. “Youth in Need: The Economic Challenges,” revealed that since the recession began in 2008, 55 percent of Salvation Army youth programs in Canada  […]
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Getting fit with The Salvation Army.

Posted on 30th April 2013, by British Columbia
Helping people to make healthy changes in their lives is the prime focus of a new program at The Salvation Army in Williams Lake, BC. Instructor Candice Drouin offers a range of free programs for adults, families and children, including yoga, Zumba, aerobics, cardio and stretching and strengthening exercises. A YMCA certified fitness instructor, and  […]

2012 Christmas kettle campaign results.

Posted on 17th January 2013, by British Columbia
Donors, volunteers, sponsors and partners across the province helped The Salvation Army in British Columbia with the 2012 Christmas kettle campaign in meeting the $4 million target.  The National kettle campaign raised $20.6 million, just short of the Army’s $21 million goal. All the donations collected will go towards supporting The Salvation Army’s programs, services  […]
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