As The Salvation Army continues to provide relief to victims of the earthquake in Haiti, donations made by individual Canadians to The Salvation Army from January 12 to February 12, 2010, will be matched by the Government of Canada. The Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda has committed an initial $100,000 USD to the relief  […]
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Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 2

Posted on 14th January 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army World Services Organization, based in the U.S., has personnel en route to Haiti to coordinate the various logistics needed to get food air-lifted into Haiti. At least 285,000 meals are ready to be sent. In addition, a team of professionals in the field of emergency disaster services will assist exhausted workers on  […]

Google Earth Map Shows the Earthquake Damage in Haiti

Posted on 14th January 2010, by Salvation Army
You can now get a satellite’s-eye view of the devastation in Haiti with Google Earth. Google worked with satellite imaging company GeoEye to put together a map layer file that provides up-close views of the wreckage of government buildings and more in the Haitian capital city of Port-au-Prince. If you switch the layer on and  […]
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Salvation Army to Accept Haiti Relief Donations via Text Message

Posted on 14th January 2010, by Salvation Army
Canadians can donate to the Haiti Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund by texting HAITI to 45678 Toronto, ON January 14, 2010 – The Salvation Army has activated its Text to Donate program in support of the Haiti Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund. Canadians can make a $5.00 donation to The Salvation Army’s efforts in Haiti by texting  […]

Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 1

Posted on 13th January 2010, by Salvation Army
Salvation Army trained personnel from its International Headquarters in London, England and Southern U.S, will be on the ground in Haiti as soon as possible. They will do a speedy, but detailed assessment of what needs to be done, the capacity of the Army to meet those needs and what outside assistance will be required,  […]
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Salvation Army Report from Port au Prince, Haiti – MSNBC Video

Posted on 13th January 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army’s Divisional Director of Disaster Services in Haiti, Bob Poff report on MSNBC.com We’ll bring you more reports on the situation in Haiti as we receive them. To make a donation to The Salvation Army’s Haiti Earthquake Disater Relief visit: http://SalvationArmy.ca/haiti Image of Bob Poff, The Salvation Army’s Divisional Director of Disaster Services  […]
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Devastation in Haiti, a First-Hand Account

Posted on 13th January 2010, by Salvation Army
Words cannot begin to describe the devastation that has taken place in Port au Prince, Haiti. I am the Director of Disaster Services for The Salvation Army in Haiti, and I am from the United States. My wife and I have been in Port au Prince since April, and have fallen deeply in love with  […]
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