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“Salvation Army Night” at the London Majors Game


The Salvation Army of London was honoured to partner with local Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) team, the London Majors, for "Salvation Army Night" on Saturday, June 18, 2016.  Tickets were sold in advance for $8 with 50% from all sales being donated back to The Salvation Army.

Salvation Army mascot, Sally Ann, threw out the ceremonial first pitch and a Salvation Army band played the National Anthem prior to the game. In addition, local Salvation Army young person, Brady […]

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The Salvation Army in Owen Sound Celebrates Donut Day


During World War 1 (1914-1918) Salvation Army volunteers provided free home-made donuts and coffee to troops near the front lines in canteens set up in abandoned buildings. One hundred years later, The Salvation Army continues to go to where the needs are the greatest, providing practical assistance and giving hope.

On Friday June 3, 2016 The Salvation Army in Owen Sound and Saugeen Shores celebrated “Donut Day” for the first time by giving away 1,000 packages containing two old fashioned sugar […]


Community Teaching Garden Opens at London Centre of Hope


The Salvation Army Centre of Hope Community Teaching Garden opened today with blessings, volunteers and community partners. Designed by Arthur Lierman Landscape Architecture, the Community Teaching Garden will serve Community and Family Services food bank customers as well as providing teaching opportunities for their Healthy Homes Program participants. A dedicated volunteer team has been working in the garden, planting, watering and weeding on a daily basis. The pollinator gardens, vegetable and herb gardens and Saskatoon Berry trees were […]