Help Relieve Summer Hunger

Posted on 16th July 2018, by
Food bank with caption "one million Canadians will access a food bank this summer."
According to Food Banks Canada, close to one million Canadians will access a food bank this summer. Hunger hits especially hard when children are out of school. Breakfast and lunch programs aren’t available and, when the choice is to pay rent or buy groceries, many households simply go hungry. “Our donations from the community taper  […]

The Salvation Army’s Work Extends to 130 Countries

Posted on 4th July 2018, by
Three Salvation Army flag bearers in Burkina Faso
Salvation Army General André Cox has approved the official opening of Salvation Army operations in the west African country of Gabon and the west African country of Burkina Faso. This marks 130 as the total number of countries in which The Salvation Army has a legally and officially recognized ministry. Gabon In 2005, an interest  […]

Overcoming Trauma that Ran Deep

Posted on 21st June 2018, by
Pamela holds award for her work in the field of mental health
National Indigenous Peoples Day, held on June 21, celebrates the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of Canada’s Indigenous peoples. With this in mind, The Salvation Army honours Pamela Spurvey for turning her life around and improving the lives of others at The Salvation Army’s Addictions and Residential Centre in Edmonton, Alta. Early Years  […]