Prairie Division

CST Leon DeCaire presents $500 to TSA

Winnipeg Top Cop finalist gives to The Salvation Army


WINNIPEG MB – Winnipeg Police Service Constable Leon DeCaire was recognized as a finalist at the Kiwanis Top Cop 2014 Community Volunteer Awards and Gala. This event is billed as “an opportunity for Winnipeg to celebrate and honour police personnel that are nominated by the community for their volunteer work, and to showcase the people we rely on every day to ensure the safety of our city.” As a finalist, he was asked to name his charity of choice to be a recipient of a portion of the evening’s proceeds.

Toy Mountain - Jets Game

Jets fans score big for Toy Mountain


Winnipeg, MB – Tuesday’s Winnipeg Jets game against the Buffalo Sabres was a big one for Mark Scheifele. With two goals and an assist, the Jets’ Center lifted the team to a win. The number the box score doesn’t show

Toy Mountain - The Salvation Army - 2014 - St. Vital Centre

Winnipeggers build a Toy Mountain at St. Vital Centre


Winnipeg, MB – This past weekend, thousands of shoppers lined up with donations of toys to build a Toy Mountain at St. Vital Centre. Cheerful volunteers from Scotiabank, the Winnipeg Fire Department and Bell Media joined The Salvation Army in

Alvin Murdock - HITC 2014 Speaker

Breakfast provides a Decade of Hope


WINNIPEG, MB – A Decade of Hope, it’s not just an event theme, it’s something The Salvation Army in Winnipeg are proud of and shared with the city at large at the 10th annual Hope in the City breakfast. Over four hundred and thirty guests packed the RBC Convention Centre, this past Wednesday, to hear about children, women, and men’s lives touched and changed by The Salvation Army. Keynote speaker for this year’s breakfast was Alvin Murdock, a former participant of Midnight Challenge, a floor hockey program that aims to