Siemens Canada and its employees recently joined efforts in support of families in need as part of their annual Hope for Holidays campaign. Employees collected funds and items for local charities and donations were matched by the company, resulting in … Read more
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Salvation Army calls on generosity of Canadians.
Salvation Army international leader brings Christmas message.
Toronto, ON December 19, 2012 – With donations to The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettle Campaign lagging, the organization is thrilled to announce that its partnership with Walmart Canada will continue. Walmart Fill the Kettle Day will be held on Thursday, … Read more
Toronto, ON December 18, 2012 – With Christmas only days away, The Salvation Army is calling on Canadians to help fill the kettle. The iconic Christmas Kettles are a familiar sight on street corners, in store fronts, and can even … Read more
In a world of e-mails, text messages and Twitter, has pen n’ paper lost popularity? A recent Globe and Mail article reports that “a survey earlier this year found that the average person goes for 41 days without writing by … Read more
“When you give to less fortunate children it not only makes them happy at Christmas but it also makes you feel great,” said 12-year-old Paige MacLellan. Two young sisters Paige and 10 year old Katelyn, along with their parents Mark … Read more
This past weekend, in 39 cities nationwide, almost 13,000 runners braved the cold December weather and participated in The Salvation Army Santa Shuffle Presented by All Weather Windows. In partnership with the Running Room, this 5 km run and 1 … Read more
Volunteering changes lives.
In 2011, Canadians stuffed $21 million into the Army’s bubbles and buckets, continuing to make it one of the nation’s oldest, but most successful, forms of philanthropy. Kettle-giving continues to be positive even in an era when The Salvation Army … Read more