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Iron Chef Competition in Support of The Salvation Army

Posted on 29th May 2015, by Maritime
The Salvation Army in northeastern Nova Scotia recently held its annual Red Shield fundraiser in Pictou, raising over $5,000 to help people in need in the region. Held at Pictou Lodge, the event featured Alain Bosse, The Kilted Chef, who emceed the live competition. Competitors Chefs Gilles Godin, Paul Heighton, Rob Vinton and Thomas Carey  […]

Leaving a Legacy – Why Give?

Posted on 13th May 2015, by Maritime
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  […]
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  […]

Live In-store Auctions Appeal to Deal Hunters

Posted on 4th May 2015, by Maritime
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 official groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of The Salvation Army Small Blessings Early Childhood Development Centre (ECDC) took place April 11, at Moncton Citadel Community Church. Small Blessings ECDC is an award-winning “Centre of Excellence”, widely recognized as a leader in the field of early childhood education. For over 26 years, Small Blessings ECDC  […]

The battle begins in our Kettle Kick-off Competition

Posted on 17th November 2014, by Maritime
This Thursday, Nov. 20, five well-known Halifax residents will go head-to-head in a competition to fill their kettles for families in need in our community. Zach Fucale, Jesse Lussier and Brandon Vuic from the Halifax Mooseheads will compete alongside Jax, C100; Cyril Lunney, CTV; the Halifax Regional Police; and Halifax Fire, in Grand Parade Square,  […]