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The Salvation Army in Haiti Begins Food Distribution


The Salvation Army in Haiti is providing food and support to people who have been forced from their homes by Hurricane Matthew, the strongest storm to hit the Caribbean in a decade. The full extent of the disaster is only now becoming clear, with more than 400 people known to have lost their lives. Much of the south of the country is still unreachable because the strong winds and heavy rain have damaged and destroyed roads and bridges. The continuing […]


Baby Gift Bag Program Gives a Hand up to Mothers in Need


“Not everyone has the same support with the birth of a child,” says Lynne Mumford, community and family services worker for The Salvation Army in Peterborough, Ont. “Our baby gift bag, or newborn program, helps low-income mothers know that we value their child and they are not alone in this journey.”

The newborn program is one of many services offered at The Salvation Army in Peterborough that include a food bank,  breakfast program,  financial management and emergency assistance.

“When an expectant mother […]


Toy Mountain Grove Tree Planting Dedication


On Monday September 12, 2016 we honoureed some of our dedicated supporters from our CTV Toy Mountain Campaign. At The Salvation Army Jackson's Point Camp, we planted 6 Sugar Maple trees where we recognized their contributions to the campaign over the past several years. As a symbol we had the honourees water the trees as a continual reminder of the importance of nurturing the good work they have done by keeping it alive and well! We are very grateful […]


The Salvation Army’s 16th Annual Charity Golf Classic


On Friday September 9th, The Salvation Army hosted their 16th Annual Charity Golf Classic at Angus Glen Golf Course.

This year we had 108 golfers who experienced a great round of golf, delicious food and supported a great cause! This year's efforts raised $41,700 which will go towards The Salvation Army's greatest programming needs throughout the GTA.

The golfers enjoyed having Lance Brown, CTV News Sports Anchor emcee the lunch program while they took the time to bid on silent […]