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17th Annual Charity Golf Classic

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The Salvation Army's 17th Annual Charity Golf Classic was held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at The Club at Bond Head Golf and Country Club in Bond Head Ontario.

Funds raised during this event go towards helping us provide for the 1.8 million Canadians who come to us each year for help and assistance.

Today one in 10 Canadians, live in poverty. The Salvation Army recognizes that poverty is a critical issue, and that everyone has the right to access basic […]

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More than 200,000 Meals Served as Salvation Army Responds to Storm Harvey

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NINETY-TWO mobile canteens and an emergency field kitchen are currently meeting human needs in southeast Texas. Flooding caused by Storm Harvey is still affecting many neighbourhoods and has displaced an estimated 43,000 people from their homes. The Salvation Army’s relief efforts continue.

"The Salvation Army is not just there for the immediate crisis. We are there for the duration – to see people through the immediate disaster and to help them rebuild lives, homes, businesses and communities," says General André Cox, […]

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Not Everyone Can Afford Back-to-School Supplies

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Summer is starting to wind down and retailers are rolling out back-to-school deals. But not everyone can afford school supplies. What happens when struggling families simply can’t provide the essentials?

Moncton, N.B., is one of many Salvation Army centres across Canada supporting low-income and struggling families by providing donated school supplies and backpacks.

“Last year, we served 900 students,” says Dean Pritchett, Community Ministries Coordinator in Moncton. “This includes school supplies as outlined by the school system, new backpacks and vouchers to […]

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The Salvation Army Launches National Fundraising Appeal to Support BC Fires Disaster Response

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TORONTO, July 11, 2017 /THQ/—“As wildfires rage in B.C.'s interior, The Salvation Army’s Emergency and Disaster Services is on alert to provide fast, efficient service to first responders and those impacted by the disaster,” says Lt-Colonel Brian Venables, Divisional Commander. “The Salvation Army’s established and well-rehearsed emergency protocol allows the organization to offer practical support such as food and water, as well as emotional and spiritual care.” 

With more than 14,000 people already evacuated, Salvation Army emergency response teams have supported several […]