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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Gifts needed for Teens.

Posted on 11th December 2012, by British Columbia
Each year, it is a challenge to find suitable gifts for pre teen and teens between the ages of 11 to 15.  The Salvation Army Community & Family Services find that gift cards are a huge help and cater to the interests of this age group. Gift cards to: malls, movie passes, londondrugs, iTunes, restaurants,  […]
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Steve Nash Fitness Clubs create Holiday Happiness.

Posted on 11th December 2012, by British Columbia
Toys “R” Us is lending their support to Steve Nash Fitness Clubs as they kick off their Holiday Campaign to benefit The Salvation Army across the Lower Mainland. Salvation Army Divisional Secretary for PR & Development, Major Ken Ritson shares, “Steve Nash Fitness Club is a leader in the community, organizing the campaign between Toys  […]
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The Donnelly Group continues tradition of giving with 11th Annual Toy Drive.

Posted on 10th December 2012, by British Columbia
Tuesday, December 11th will mark the 11th year of the Donnelly Group Annual Toy Drive in partnership with The Salvation Army and the Donnelly Fund.  This highly anticipated event is feted with a public reception at Republic Nightclub.  The annual Toy Drive ensures a special Christmas for those less fortunate across the Lower Mainland. The  […]
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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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“Volunteers don’t just do the work … they make it work”

Posted on 25th October 2012, by British Columbia
Volunteers are an integral part to every organization and The Salvation Army is no exception. When it comes to running programs and services, our volunteers make it all possible. Greg Klazura of the Vancouver Whitecaps Soccer Club, is no exception!  Recently he ‘carved’ out some time from his busy schedule to make jack-o-lanterns for Halloween  […]
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Just peachy!

Posted on 24th August 2012, by British Columbia
The Fresh from the Farm program in Penticton, British Columbia is loading up with fresh fruit by engaging over 30 youth in the summer effort.  McCains and Food Banks Canada granted the Penticton Salvation Army $5,000 to cover the cost of gas, canning supplies, and food safe for all of the young participants of this program.  […]
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5000 kids to be back to school ready.

Posted on 20th August 2012, by British Columbia
Can you remember arriving for the first day of the school year, sitting down at your desk with your brand new pencils, crayons, notepads and a fancy new backpack, and feeling proud to have entered the next grade fully equipped to succeed? Each September should present every child with a fresh start to a successful  […]
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Fresh from the farm.

Posted on 1st August 2012, by British Columbia
Through a joint collaboration between First Baptist Church Youth Group (The Arc) & The Penticton Salvation Army Community Kitchen, youth groups have been picking an abundance of delicious fruits and berries.  This harvest season, blueberries, cherries and apricots have been picked with peaches, pears, apples, tomatoes, carrots, garlic and peppers all coming soon! The Community  […]
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Thank you VICR!

Posted on 25th July 2012, by British Columbia
Big thanks to Vancouver Island Charity Riders!  Because of your donation, The Salvation Army is able to send two Victoria area kids to Camp Sunrise!  In addition, through many other generous donations, another 36 Victoria area kids are able to enjoy camp this summer too. The Stan Hagen Centre for families is thrilled that they  […]
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