Divisional News

Midland Tornado Response – Update #2

Posted on 28th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Midland, ON – Just as people were talking about the earthquake that shook the ground the afternoon of June 23, 2010, the topic soon changed when the sky darkened, the rain came, and an F2 tornado ripped through the Smith’s Camp Trailer Park in Midland. The tornado not only plunged a town into darkness, but  […]

Toronto Grace Health Centre Irwin Roof Garden Opens

Posted on 26th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Photos of the Toronto Grace Health Centre Irwin Roof Garden opening – Friday, June 25, 2010 Commissioner William W. Francis – Territorial Commander, TSA Canda & Bermuda Officially opened and dedicated the new rooftop garden. Commissioner Francis with Dr. Morley Lemon, Chair, TGHC Board of Trustees Mildred Jarvis, President, TGHC following ribbon cutting and official  […]

The Salvation Army Responds To Tornado in Midland – UPDATE 1

Posted on 24th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Attention News Editors/See CNW Photo Network and Archive: The Salvation Army Responds To Tornado in Midland – UPDATE 1 MIDLAND, ON, June 24 /CNW/ – Following the touch-down of a tornado in Midland, Ontario, The Salvation Army arrived on scene within an hour at Smith Park Trailer Park, where approximately 100 trailers have been damaged  […]

The Salvation Army responds to Midland Tornado

Posted on 24th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
For Immediate Release The Salvation Army Responds To Tornado in Midland Midland, ON – June 23, 2010 – Following the touch-down of a reported tornado in Midland, Ontario, The Salvation Army arrived on scene within an hour at a trailer park, where 20-40 trailers have been destroyed. Major Neil Evenden, of The Salvation Army, arrived  […]

Girls on the Run

Posted on 22nd June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Girls on the Run®” is a life-changing, noncompetitive character development program for girls age eight to thirteen years old. The programs combine training for a 5km run/walk event with self-esteem enhancing running activities. The goals of the programs are to encourage positive emotional, social, mental and physical development. Each lesson is taught through fun running  […]

Circle of Hope Luncheon

Posted on 10th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
It was a festive occasion as donors and Salvation Army personnel gathered on May 20th, 2010 for the 5th annual Circle of Hope luncheon at the Delta Hotel Toronto on Kennedy Road. This event gives recognition to donors who have pledged to remember The Salvation Army in their estate planning.  More than 60 people gathered  […]

Yorkminster Citadel Junior Soliders Tour DHQ & THQ

Posted on 8th June 2010, by Ontario Central East
Children who attend Salvation Army churches have the chance to become junior members of the church at the age of 7. We call our junior members “Junior Soldiers”. Children attend preparation classes to learn about their faith in God, the history of The Salvation Army and what it means to be a member of the  […]

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  […]