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Nancy Powers (right), Executive Director of London's Centre of Hope, receives a cheque for $15,000 from LPMA President Emma Simms at their annual Charity Golf Tournament.

LPMA Golf Tournament Supports Salvation Army Centre of Hope


 When members of the London Property Management Association hit the links at the 11th annual LPMA fall golf tournament on September 8th, they were doing their part to help Londoners in need find permanent housing. This year’s proceeds will benefit The Salvation Army Centre of Hope, a downtown shelter that provides emergency beds and a variety of other support services to men, women and youth in our community. Brenda Trineer, chair of the golf tournament and director of the board, says the annual fundraiser has always focused on supporting local

Chef Gary works the grille at the Hamilton Booth Centre BBQ

Hamilton Booth Centre BBQ


On Thursday September 4, 2014, The Salvation Army Hamilton Booth Centre celebrated the end of summer with a BBQ lunch. The BBQ was attended by 125 men and women who enjoyed chicken, corn on the cob, baked potatoes and homemade

Siemens Canada donates almost 300 refurbished laptops to Canadian charities


Over the last two months a dedicated group of Siemens volunteers gave a new life to hundreds of used laptop computers. Almost 300 laptops were donated to make a difference in the local communities where Siemens employees live and work. The donation was divided among the communities of Montreal, Quebec Tillsonburg, Ontario and Fredericton, New Brunswick.  The Siemens decommissioned laptops went through a refurbishment process which involved re-staging, cleaning and testing of the devices, in order to make them functional for those in need. The volunteer workshops were held at