Alberta & Northern Territories

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,”  […]

Memorial Golf Tournament a Labour of Love

Posted on 31st January 2019, by Alberta
Father and daughter holding a large cheque for $10,717.20
The Kathy Gizen-Schuh Memorial Golf Tournament is truly a labour of love for both Michael Schuh and his daughter Breanne. Kathy became a resident of The Salvation Army’s Agapé Hospice in Calgary when she was diagnosed with cancer, and she passed away peacefully on May 16, 2015. The tournament was put to together to raise  […]