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This “Idol” isn’t ending


Winnipeg, MB – As the last strains of music fade out, the crowd at 17th Wing Theatre erupts with thunderous applause. The ovation is for Kailey, and her rendition of “Birthday” as originally performed by Katy Perry. After acknowledging the crowd, she is lead off stage by Hannah, the host of this year’s festivities.

On Friday, May 15, 2015, 52 members of The Salvation Army Community Venture program competed in the finale of CV Idol 2015, a singing competition that has […]

Lt. Tina and volunteer Rebecca demonstrate making tacos

Weston girls get involved at Girls’ Club


WINNIPEG, MB – The spicy smell of seasoned ground beef permeates the air at The Salvation Army Weston Corps. Good natured laughter rings out as a young girl tries again and again to fold her tortilla-wrapped creation – maybe this time it will be in a way that contains all the ingredients. At the next table, girls braid friendship bracelets out of skeins of embroidery floss. The knots in these bracelets are not the only bonds being created today.

The Winnipeg […]

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2015 Easter Break Camp


SASKATOON, SK – The Salvation Army Saskatoon Community Centre was host to the 3rd Annual Spring Break Camp to over 53 children ages 7 to 12 at Beaver Creek Camp.  The camp is an opportunity for children to have something positive, fun and memorable to do during the school break while assisting parents when it is typically hard to find childcare. The five day camp was filled with a variety of activities ranging from sports, outdoor adventure, crafts, music and spiritual […]

Captain Rodney Bungay and Dale Riddell Cheque Presentation

Red River Co-op offers support for Winnipeg Booth Centre


WINNIPEG, MB – We would like to extend our thanks to Vice-President Dale Riddell for presenting a cheque on behalf of Red River Co-operative in the amount of $1,000 to Winnipeg Booth Centre’s Executive Director, Captain Rodney Bungay.

These funds will go towards filling the immediate need of new furnishings for the cafeteria, helping The Salvation Army provide a clean and safe residential environment for people in need in Winnipeg.

Dale graciously accepted the Army’s offer of a tour of the Centre […]