Homeless Youth Receive a Hand Up at Salvation Army Shelter

Posted on 9th February 2010, by Salvation Army
At The Salvation Army Sutton, Ontario, Youth Shelter, male and female clients receive a hand up rather than a hand out. The shelter’s emergency and transition housing for homeless youth has served more than 800 people, ages 16 to 26, since its doors opened in March 2006.
Categories: Feature

The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre Announcement

Posted on 3rd February 2010, by Salvation Army
“The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre is an important and integral part of the healthcare network within the Toronto Central LHIN and The Salvation Army is pleased to share in this important announcement today with the Minister of Health and Long-Term care, the Honorable Deb Matthews. The Salvation Army is pleased to confirm our  […]
Categories: Newswire
On Thursday January 28, The Moose 99.5 FM, in conjunction with Muskoka Lumber, The Bracebridge Examiner and the Canadian Government, opened up its phone lines and broadcast live to raise funds for the survivors of the Haitian earthquake. Over 200 calls flooded the station’s phone lines. Every dollar donated was matched up to $50,000.00 through  […]
Categories: Newswire

The Salvation Army Responds to Extreme Cold Alert in Toronto

Posted on 29th January 2010, by Salvation Army
TORONTO, Jan. 28 /CNW/ – In response to the Extreme Cold Weather Alert issued by the City of Toronto The Salvation Army has opened an additional 40 emergency shelter beds in the downtown core. The following facilities have opened extra beds: The Gateway – 10 extra beds, Evangeline Residence – 2 extra beds, Florence Booth  […]
Categories: Newswire

Second Flight of Evacuees and Children for Adoption Arrives in Canada

Posted on 29th January 2010, by Salvation Army
OTTAWA, Jan. 27 /CNW/ – Salvation Army Emergency and Disaster Services staff were on hand for the second time this week to welcome Haitian evacuees and children bound for adoption by Canadian families upon their arrival at Ottawa International Airport. The flight touched down in Ottawa just before 2:00 p.m. carrying approximately 52 orphans and  […]
Categories: Newswire

Salvation Army Kettles Bring in Record-Breaking $18 Million

Posted on 26th January 2010, by Salvation Army
Donations Shatter $16 million Campaign Goal as Needs Continue to Rise Toronto, ON January 25, 2009 – With demand for Salvation Army services at an all-time high, Canadians dug deep this Christmas season, making more than $18 million in Christmas Kettle donations. The Salvation Army continues to count donations made to the 2009 National Christmas  […]

The Salvation Army’s Canadian Team Returns from Haiti

Posted on 25th January 2010, by Salvation Army
Toronto, ON – January 22, 2010 – The Salvation Army’s Canadian Assessment Team returned from Haiti in the early hours of Friday January 22nd. The three-man team, consisting of Brian Burditt, Director of World Missions, Major Rick Shirran, Territorial Disaster Services Director and Jeremy Watt, Web Producer/Photographer returned safely to Toronto via Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  […]
Categories: Newswire