Alberta & Northern Territories

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  […]

The Salvation Army Marks Special Milestones in Drumheller

Posted on 29th October 2018, by Alberta
Drumheller celebrates their 100th anniversary
Home >> The Salvation Army celebrated the grand opening of their new Community Services Centre (CSC) in Drumheller on October 12, and also marked 100 years of service to the community. The day’s festivities kicked off with a performance by The Salvation Army’s Glenmore Temple Band from Calgary followed by community members, former Drumheller corps officers, representatives from Divisional and Territorial  […]

Pine Lake Camp Celebrates its 60th CAMPiversary

Posted on 10th October 2018, by Alberta
Time capsule ceremony at Pine Lake Camp's 60th anniversary celebration.
The Salvation Army’s Pine Lake Camp celebrated its 60th anniversary in style on August 18. The summer camp, located near Red Deer, invited the public to attend with many current and former officers, camp counsellors, and campers from their 60 year history joining in the festivities. A big part of the celebrations was going to be unearthing  […]
Edmonton Temple - Collective Kitchen program
AB Home >> The Salvation Army in Edmonton is helping people that rely on the food bank stretch their grocery budgets, and learn some new kitchen skills. This past February, The Salvation Army Edmonton Temple began a Collective Kitchen program where once a week a small group of people get together to create three homemade meals. They  […]

2018 Stampede Events

Posted on 12th July 2018, by Alberta
Salvation Army Glenmore Temple Band at the 2018 Stampede parade
Yahoo!! Or is it yeehaw!? The 2018 Stampede is a fun and exciting 10 days in Calgary, and The Salvation Army is there every year to celebrate with the city with a number of events. On Friday July 6, The Salvation Army Glenmore Temple Band marched in the parade – what a scorcher! The next  […]