Lorne & Evelyn Johnson Foundation provide new van for Regina

Posted on 21st June 2016, by Prairie Division
REGINA, SK – The Salvation Army Prairie Division is pleased to recognize a generous grant in the amount of $38,000 from the Lorne and Evelyn Johnson Foundation (established by the late Lorne and Evelyn Johnson, a local couple who cared about those in need in the Province of Saskatchewan.) With this grant, The Salvation Army Gemma  […]

Regina Mayor`s Run/Walk for Fitness Supports The Salvation Army

Posted on 14th April 2016, by Prairie Division
REGINA, SK – The Regina Salvation Army has been selected to be the charitable recipient of this years Regina Mayor`s Run/Walk for Fitness. This run/walk will be a fun mid-season tune-up for December's Salvation Army Santa Shuffle! We hope to see lots of folks there in support and for a great time on May 29! For more information  […]

The Santa Shuffle Fun Run & Elf Walk

Posted on 30th October 2013, by Prairie Division
PRAIRIE DIVISION – The annual 5K Santa Shuffle Fun Run & 1K Elf Walk is a fundraising event with the Salvation Army and the Running Room that brings families and friends together, while getting a little bit of chilly exercise. The event is held across North America and in 39 Canadian cities on December 7th, 2013 In  […]

The Saskatchewan Roughriders supporting their community

Posted on 30th August 2013, by Prairie Division
REGINA, SK – Well it was a great day at The Salvation Army – Haven of Hope Tuesday, August 29th.  Four of the Saskatchewan Roughriders, Ricky Foley #95, Tristan Black #51, Eddie Russ #16 and Rey Williams #48 helped to fill and hand out backpacks to families that were supported through the Back-To-School Backpack program. As well  […]

Helping Children Cope with Anger

Posted on 21st May 2013, by Prairie Division
Since The Salvation Army entered Regina in 1895 it has gained a reputation of feeding the hungry, clothing the less-fortunate and sheltering men, women and families. While helping the aforementioned remains a high priority for The Salvation Army, another priority is to lead our youth into a bright future free of harming themselves and others.  […]

Waterston Centre Cook Went From Oil Rigs to Feeding Regina’s Needy

Posted on 9th April 2013, by Prairie Division
Story courtesy of the Regina Leader Post: The “lottery truck” pulls up to the Salvation Army’s Waterston Centre every Tuesday afternoon. After the wheels come to a stop, those in Kevin Hall’s mind begin churning with meal ideas as he surveys the weekly grocery haul. “I call it the lottery truck because you never know  […]
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Mosaic Backpack Feeding Program: Helping Children When They Need It Most

Posted on 15th March 2013, by Prairie Division
Regina, Saskatchewan – The Salvation Army welcomed special guests to their kitchen Friday, March 15th, 2013 to see first-hand an exciting new partnership with The Mosaic Company.  The Mosaic Backpack Feeding Program provides backpacks filled with nutritious food to at-risk elementary students, addressing the need for weekend nutrition programs in Regina schools. Mosaic announced it  […]
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Santa’s Anonymous – Giving Kids A Merry Christmas

Posted on 17th December 2012, by Prairie Division
Story Courtesy of News Talk 980 CJME: The Regina Food Bank was a beehive of activity on Saturday morning as more than 48-hundred presents were wrapped in just over three hours at the 43rd annual Santa’s Anonymous. The annual toy drive is a partnership between CJME, The Salvation Army and the Regina and District Food  […]
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2012 Santa Shuffle Sees Significant Increase in Support

Posted on 4th December 2012, by Prairie Division
Winnipeg, MB – Preliminary results for the three Santa Shuffles held in the Prairie Division (Winnipeg, Saskatoon and Regina) has shown a significant increase in support.  Each year Running Room and All Weather Windows sponsor Santa Shuffle – a fun race with proceeds going to support The Salvation Army across Canada as it assists families  […]
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