Alberta & Northern Territories

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,  […]

Wildfires in Alberta kept Salvation Army busy this spring

Posted on 8th July 2019, by Alberta
Salvation Army EDS teams served over 12,000 meals to evacuees this spring
Spring 2019 saw thousands of Alberta residents evacuated due to wildfires, and The Salvation Army was there every step of the way offering support, Emotional and Spiritual care, hot meals, and more. In total, three Salvation Army Emergency & Disaster Services (EDS) canteens were deployed to serve meals to evacuees of the Maxmillian Complex fire  […]

17th Annual Golf Classic Raises $240,000

Posted on 14th June 2019, by Alberta
17th annual Supreme Group Salvation Army Golf Classic
It’s hard to believe that our annual Supreme Group Salvation Army Golf Classic turned 17 this June! We are so blessed to be supported by such a wonderful and dedicated group of golfers, sponsors, donors, committee members, and volunteers who return every year to make a difference to the people that rely on us. “We  […]
Christina Clapham, interviews Rahaid, a recent graduate of The Pathway of Hope program at the first Sally Ann Spring Brunch fundraiser
  Saturday, April 6 was the first Sally Ann Spring Brunch in Edmonton, which featured a gift basket silent auction, candy bar, a live painting by local artist Lewis Lavoie, and an art auction. This is a new fundraiser for The Salvation Army’s Community Services, and thanks to all our guests and supporters, we raised  […]

The Greatest Gift

Posted on 27th February 2019, by Alberta
salvation army officer donating a gift to a family
For most kids, birthdays mean getting new toys and clothes, but for 10 year old Joel Moore, he had another idea. Joel celebrated his birthday in December and decided to ask his friends that instead of wrapped gifts that they bring a donation for The Salvation Army. “I already have lots of toys and clothes,”  […]