Prairie Division

Installation of Majors Critch

Prairie welcomes new Divisional Leaders


WINNIPEG, MB – The Prairie Division recently celebrated the arrival of its new Divisional Leaders, Majors Shawn and Brenda Critch. In an installation service held at picturesque Beaver Creek Camp just outside of Saskatoon, Lieutenant-Colonels Junior and Verna Hynes dedicated the Critches to service in their respective appointments. Major Shawn Critch is the incoming Divisional Commander for the Prairie Division, which spans the provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and the Northwestern region of Ontario. He was commissioned as an Officer in The Salvation Army in 1990 and is now in his

Mr. Jim McWilliams, Downtowners Optimist Club of Regina, presenting a cheque for $2.000.00 to Major Doug Binner of The Salvation Army Haven of  Hope Community Ministry.

Regina Haven of Hope provides 875 backpacks


REGINA, SK – It was a very successful school supply drive at Regina’s Haven of Hope with generous supporters dropping off bags and boxes filled with back to school supplies, some had backpacks already filled. Regina is a wonderful, generous

Hurmat Habib and Florence Quan of T.A.S.K. Program

Winnipeg Foundation supports kids healthy snack program


WINNIPEG, MB – The T.A.S.K. Program, at The Salvation Army Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre received a Nourishing Potential Grant from the Winnipeg Foundation for September 2014 thru June 2015. The grant, in the amount of $3,140.00 will provide food

Dr. Bill Mulhall, D.C.

Chiropractors aid Army in providing Winnipeg students in need a healthy start


WINNIPEG, MB – After weeks of generous donations of school supplies from Winnipeggers, volunteers were able to fill backpacks donated by the Manitoba Chiropractors Association. The President of the MCA, Dr. Bill Mulhall, D.C., explains their involvement: “The chiropractic community developed Pack it Light, Wear it Right to address the health issue of wearing an overloaded backpack on a developing spine (…) Pack it Light, Wear it Right addresses one of the MCA’s 4 key areas, that being, optimal Spinal Health. Our spine surrounds the most important system in the