The Salvation Army’s Shelter Services and COVID-19

Posted on 17th March 2020, by Alberta
Shelter services
The Salvation Army’s Territorial Headquarters for Canada and Bermuda has established a COVID-19 Taskforce Group to manage the ever-changing elements of the coronavirus. Locally, The Salvation Army Alberta and Northern Territories Division is committed to providing shelter services that are safe and supportive for all residents and following any decision made by Alberta Health Services  […]
Staff and walkers at the Clagary(South) Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser
On the night of February 22, The Salvation Army in Calgary and Yellowknife sought to fight hunger and homelessness at the annual Coldest Night of the Year walk-a-thons. Teams, volunteers, and donors fundraised, enjoyed hot drinks and warm smiles throughout the night, raising a combined total of $29,000 between the two cities — with five  […]
The Salvation Army were honoured to have Miss Wheelchair Canada, Vahen King volunteering for our Annual Christmas Kettle campaign last weekend in Edmonton. She took time out of her busy schedule to answer a few of our questions on why she supports the Kettle Campaign. How long have you been volunteering at the Kettles? This  […]

Calgary Kettle Campaign kicks off in style

Posted on 27th November 2019, by robin124
We couldn’t have asked for a better way to kick start our annual Christmas Kettle Campaign in Calgary. Our featured speaker Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer, entrepreneur, humanitarian, and philanthropist, Paul Brandt enthralled the packed banquet room at the Hyatt Regency. “It was such a pleasure to welcome Paul Brandt as our guest speaker  […]

The Salvation Army’s 3rd Annual Celebration of Culture

Posted on 6th September 2019, by robin124
The Salvation Army held its third annual Celebration of Culture this August at their Pine Lake Camp in Alberta, which included a spectacular Pow Wow open to the public. In partnership with Indigenous Pathways, this special three-day event brought people of all backgrounds together who were looking to learn more about traditional Indigenous cultures, values,  […]