Salvation Army Kettle Campaign $5.3 Million Behind Goal

Posted on 20th December 2018, by
Salvation Army kettle worker
Toronto, ON December 20, 2018–With just five days remaining before Christmas, The Salvation Army is hoping for a strong outpouring of support from the public. As of December 20, The Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign has raised $15.7 million in donations, which is $5.3 million behind its $21-million fundraising goal. “We rely heavily on our Kettle Campaign  […]

Volunteering Warms My Heart

Posted on 18th December 2018, by
A smiling Stu Bradley mans a Salvation Army kettle in Cochrane, AB
Stu Bradley, 82, is gearing up to volunteer at The Salvation Army’s Christmas kettle in Cochrane, Alta. He says the experience is rewarding, the response to the fundraising campaign is heart-warming, and shares his reflections on last year’s memories that helped to fill the kettle.   “After putting in a four-hour shift at a local  […]
Kettle volunteer at Walmart
TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2018 /CNW/ – On Saturday, December 15, Walmart Canada will match donations made by individuals to Salvation Army Christmas kettles located in its stores nationwide up to a maximum of $100,000. With one in seven Canadians struggling to make ends meet, The Salvation Army relies on this fundraising campaign to help feed,  […]

Out of Office for a Cause

Posted on 10th December 2018, by
out of office for a cause - instead of being generic, be generous
During the holiday season, there are millions of out-of-office emails sent. The Salvation Army wants to use them to help the 1 in 7 Canadians living in poverty who likely can’t afford to take time off. We’re asking Canadians to turn their generic out-of-office email into a generous request for donations. Even if 1% of  […]