Newfoundland & Labrador Division

Sharing Christmas in Carbonear

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The Salvation Army, in partnership with the TC Square Mall and KIXX Country FM, launched the 25th annual Toy Tree on Thursday, November 20.  The kick-off even was extremely well attended with estimates of over 300 in attendance, including 92 children from a local Taekwondo school who brought toys to donate.  The event was a real celebration of Christmas giving and community as the Salvation Army band with members from Carbonear and Lower Trinity, local school choirs and the Girl Guides shared music together. The toys collected at the Toy

A Celebration of Banding

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Salvation Army brass banding is recognized by many as an iconic part of the Salvation Army’s church life and community profile.  On September 26, 2014, 130 Salvation Army brass band members from across Newfoundland converged on the Salvation Army’s Twin

International News: Salvation Army Provides Assistance After Earthquake in China

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The Salvation Army is providing support in Yunnan Province, China, after a 6.1-magnitude earthquake on Sunday 3 August caused widespread devastation – particularly around Ludian County, which was the epicentre. Upwards of 600 people lost their lives in the disaster and more than 3,000 were injured. Local reports suggest that at least 80,000 houses collapsed and nearly 230,000 survivors are in need of emergency resettlement. Salvation Army emergency relief personnel have reached Ludian and connected with the local relief officials. The survivors have been placed in more than 100 resettlement points in Ludian.