Maritime Division

One Army: Yarmouth Community Church purchases new stove for Halifax Centre of Hope

From left to right, Captain Bill Preston, Executive Director Halifax Centre of Hope, Harold Mailman, chef at the Centre of Hope, Major Peter Rowe, Yarmouth Community Church

When The Salvation Army’s Yarmouth Community Church went looking for a worthy cause to support, they didn’t have to look far. The southern Nova Scotia church recently donated $21,000 to the Halifax Centre of Hope to purchase of a new commercial stove for the facility’s kitchen. A 40-bed shelter, that also houses an addictions program and 16 transitional apartments, the Centre of Hope is bustling facility throughout the year. The new gas unit will replace the current electric one that was used to produce 36,000 meals last year alone. Centre … Read more

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