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Top 10 things you can do today to leave a legacy


1. Prepare a will.
2. Leave a gift in your will for The Salvation Army to make a difference in the lives of others.
3. Leave a specific dollar amount or a percentage of your assets to The Salvation Army
4. Consider using assets for your legacy gift.
5. Name The Salvation Army as a beneficiary of your RRSP, RRIF or pension plan.
6. Name The Salvation Army as the beneficiary of an existing life insurance policy.
7. Purchase a new life insurance policy naming The [...]


Leaving a Legacy – Why Give?


Enrich People’s Lives
Every day, people are helped and lives are enriched by the work of The Salvation Army in our communities. Meals for the hungry, toys for children at Christmastime, an overnight stay in a shelter, or a summer camp experience for a child, are just some of the ways that The Salvation Army strives to give hope to others.

Canadians give for many different reasons: for some it is a way to ensure their memory lives on, [...]

Dr. Nutt

Dr. Samantha Nutt, Founder of War Child Canada celebrates Hope in the City in Halifax


Dr. Samantha Nutt, founder and Executive Director of War Child Canada, visited Halifax today to support The Salvation Army at its fourth annual Hope in the City Leadership Breakfast. The event drew over 300 business people to the Westin Nova Scotian’s Commonwealth Ballroom, for a morning of networking, entertainment and education about the work The Salvation Army is doing in Halifax.

Dr. Nutt is a medical doctor and founder and Executive Director of War Child Canada. Committed to peace, human [...]


Live In-store Auctions Appeal to Deal Hunters


Those who shop at Thrift Stores know that it’s all about the find. With new items arriving daily, and the massive turnover of product, sometimes scoring that perfect piece of clothing or household item is down to timing.

On one particular day, this is even more true: auction day. Many Salvation Army Thrift Stores around the country hold live, in-store auctions as a way of bringing people into the stores, and getting maximum value from some high quality donations.

By [...]