ONG News

New SATERN Affiliated Club in Windsor, Ontario

Posted on 27th April 2012, by Ontario Great Lakes
At a recent meeting of the Sun Parlour Retirees Amateur Radio Club in Windsor, Perron Goodyear, Divisional Director of Emergency & Disaster Services for Ontario Great Lakes, was asked to make a presentation on The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services and SATERN (Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network). Members of the club were very excited  […]

Rembrandt Homes continues with extreme generosity

Posted on 28th March 2012, by Ontario Great Lakes
Four years ago, it was suggested to Tony Marsman of Rembrandt Homes by a long time colleague and friend which Rembrandt Homes has dealt with for years, to invite a Salvation Army representative to the Rembrandt Homes annual Christmas luncheon to stand at a kettle.  This suggestion was also ratified by many others in the  […]

Community asked to help Bethesda

Posted on 9th March 2012, by Ontario Great Lakes
Last month, The Salvation Army announced the closure of the Bethesda Centre, a program for teenage mothers which we have been honored to operate in the London community for more than 50 years. The Centre provides a supportive and positive residential environment where expectant mothers are able to continue their education while learning how to  […]

Hearts for Homes – Helps the Homeless

Posted on 21st February 2012, by Ontario Great Lakes
A group of university students recently held a homeless awareness event to raise money for The Salvation Army. “Hearts For Homes,” an event organized by McMaster student Emily Landon, didn’t take place on the university campus. Instead, it was a one-night event complete with a live band and barbeque outside the Salvation Army Meadowlands Church  […]

Salvation Army to close London Bethesda Centre

Posted on 2nd February 2012, by Ontario Great Lakes
The Salvation Army announced today that, after much consideration and deliberation, the decision has been reached to close its Bethesda Centre located at 54 Riverview Avenue  in London, Ontario.  The Bethesda Centre has faced, and continues to face, serious resource issues and Salvation Army officials have now determined that they can no longer continue to  […]
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