Divisional News

Mission:Cuba – A Personal Report by Doug Morton

Posted on 1st June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Mission: Cuba 2 – My Experience By Doug Morton (Erin Mills Corps) When you think of Cuba what comes to mind?  The glorious beaches of Varadero?  The cars from the 40’s and 50’s in pristine condition?  Maybe this little story will have you thinking otherwise. You don’t have to be involved in policing for very  […]

Death of an Empress

Posted on 31st May 2010, by Ontario Central East
Death of an Empress by Major Paul Murray It is ninety-six years since the Canadian Pacific liner Empress of Ireland sank in the St. Lawrence River. The ship sank on May 29, 1914 with a lost of 1,012 lives out of 1,477 on board. By comparison the Titanic, in 1912, lost more people than the  […]

Newmarket Boy Donates Birthday to Haiti Relief

Posted on 28th May 2010, by Ontario Central East
Jason Cuypers of Newmarket is an inspiration and a shining example of how anyone, at any age, can make a difference. While making plans for his 9th birthday party he asked his mother if instead of receiving gifts, he could ask his friends to make a donation to help the people of Haiti. His mother,  […]

The Salvation Army partners with “Girls on the Run”

Posted on 27th May 2010, by Ontario Central East
The Salvation Army has partnered with the Girls on the Run. Girls on the Run is a life-changing after school program for 3rd through 8th grade girls. The highly interactive curriculum combines self-esteem enhancing lessons with uplifting workouts armed to develop the whole girl; her physical, mental, emotional and social self. Young girls are empowered  […]
Toronto, ON May 26, 2010 –The Salvation Army is reporting today that donations to its 2010 National Red Shield Campaign are approximately $1.15 million short of the $2.75 million goal needed to provide social services helping Canada’s poor and homeless. The campaign has collected an estimated 60 percent, or $1.6 million, of its goal going  […]

The Salvation Army Broadview Village Strawberry Social

Posted on 1st April 2010, by Ontario Central East
Saturday, JUNE 12, 2010 11:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 1132 Broadview Avenue, Toronto (North of Pottery Road) Crafts • Barbecue • Bake Sale • White Elephant Table Books • Silent Auction • Children’s Area • Music • Fun For All • and of course… Delicious Strawberry Shortcake PROCEEDS TO SUPPORT ADULTS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL CHALLENGES FREE  […]

Thanks to Gerdau Ameristeel Metals Recycling

Posted on 30th March 2010, by Ontario Central East
The Salvation Army would like to express their gratitude to Pete Downs and his colleagues from Gerdau Ameristeel Metals Recycling. In the past they have supported our Christmas campaign by sponsoring families and this year they have once again been very generous by donating $500 towards Toronto Family Services where their money will support the  […]