Prairie Division

IMG_9711

Hope in the City Breakfast launches The Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign

11
.22

Hope in the City Breakfast 2016 Boris Kolisnyk (right), branch manager of Scotiabank Springfield Heights, presents a cheque for $ 25,000 to Lt. Mark Young, executive director of The Salvation Army’s Weetamah Corps. (JORDAN THOMPSON / THE SALVATION ARMY)

Hope in the City Breakfast 2016 Major Rob Kerr speaks at the Hope in the City Breakfast. (JORDAN THOMPSON / THE SALVATION ARMY)

Hope in the City Breakfast 2016 Major Shawn Critch speaks at the Hope in the City Breakfast. (JORDAN THOMPSON / THE […]

100_6604

Salvation Army Neepawa is on the move!

11
.16

Members of the Beautiful Plains Community Foundation Inc. presented Amanda Naughton-Gale, community services representative at the Neepawa Salvation Army, and Susan Phillips, Chair of the Board of Directors Neepawa Salvation Army, a cheque in the amount of $15,000.00 to go towards Thrift Store relocation in Neepawa.

"The Beautiful Plains Community Foundation Inc. has been so supportive in our expansion and relocation project," Naughton-Gale said. "This gift epitomizes their mission to preserve and advance the quality of life in the Community and we are so blessed […]

100_6602

Winnipeg Foundation Gets Kids Cooking!

10
.25

Thanks to The Winnipeg Foundation, children ages seven to 12 are learning how to plan, prepare and cook healthy food at The Salvation Army's Barbara Mitchell Family Centre (BMFRC) in the Alpine Place neighbourhood of Winnipeg.

T.A.S.K. (Together After School for Kids) is a no-cost healthy food program offered to girls and boys, with a focus on having fun while learning the importance of good health.  Kids explore various ways to make healthier choices through hands-on healthy food preparation, activities and group discussions.

In the past three years, the program […]

IMG_9528 (logo)

Giving back: Author will donate book proceeds to The Salvation Army

09
.22

After moving to Canada from Nigeria for a fresh start 13 years ago, a Winnipeg businessman and author is giving back to the city after establishing a life for himself and his family.

Ré Peters will launch his book, titled Your House, Your Choice, on October 1, 2016 at 7 p.m. at McNally Robinson. All proceeds from the first half million copies sold will go directly to The Salvation Army.

Re Peters will be donating all proceeds from the first […]