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What’s Happening: Scotian Glen Camp

Posted on 28th June 2011, by Maritime
Schools all around the Maritimes are closing their doors for another academic year, which means one thing: it’s vacation time. For many children in our region, that means a trip to The Salvation Army’s Scotian Glen Camp in Thorburn, NS. Situated on the banks of the Sutherland River, Scotian Glen offers campers a number of  […]

Hit the links in support of The Salvation Army

Posted on 23rd June 2011, by Maritime
Golf is a good walk spoiled – Mark Twain Whether it’s the highlight of your year, or your annual test of patience, summer is here and for some that means it’s time to dust off the clubs and head to the great outdoors. Enjoy a day on the course for a great cause at the  […]

What’s happening: Moncton Community and Family Services

Posted on 17th June 2011, by Maritime
With the official kick-off for summer just around the corner, it’s a great time to head to the lake for a relaxing day on the water. Just don’t forget to bring along 23 of your closest friends. For the second consecutive year, Moncton Community and Family Services participated in the Greater Moncton Dragonboat Festival. The  […]

Summerside Thrift Store cuts ribbon on new location

Posted on 13th June 2011, by Maritime
For most businesses, expansion is a good thing. For Salvation Army social services, increased demand comes with the reality that more people in the community are in need. This is the case in Summerside, where recently the Salvation Army relocated and expanded a trio of offerings in the city – namely the thrift store, food  […]
The Salvation Army has once again partnered with Molly Maid for their Christmas in July food drive program. The program aims to give food bank shelves a much needed boost during difficult summer months. During ‘Christmas in July’, clients are encouraged to fill pink Molly Maid bags with non-perishables when receiving cleaning. Molly Maid locations  […]

Dignity Month Wrap: Miramichi fashion show

Posted on 3rd June 2011, by Maritime
As Dignity Month wraps up this week, we’ll look back at just a couple of the many events that took place across the region to raise money and awareness about the Dignity Project. In support of Dignity Month, the Miramichi corps of The Salvation Army held a trio of fundraisers. A barbecue raised $228.97 and  […]

Dignity Month Wrap: Maritimers get fed for a cause

Posted on 31st May 2011, by Maritime
As Dignity Month wraps up this week, we’ll look back at just a couple of the many events that took place across the region to raise money and awareness about the Dignity Project. One of the many initiatives that Salvation Army locations across the Maritimes did in the month of May was a fundraising meal.  […]

Halifax Booth Place Apartments officially opened

Posted on 26th May 2011, by Maritime
The Salvation Army officially opened its Booth Place Apartments today in Halifax. The project features 16 new, fully furnished bachelor apartments for men experiencing homelessness and is located at the Halifax Centre of Hope location, 2019 Creighton Street. Booth Place Apartments will serve as an ongoing supportive housing program for members of the community that  […]