Hope Stories

Confident About the Future

Posted on 12th January 2023, by SalvationArmy.ca
Tony in blue sweater
Tony (not his real name) was one of the thousands of people across the country who lost their job during the COVID-19 pandemic. With his mother in ill health, Tony went from having control of his life to putting everything on hold to take care of his mother—with little resources. This is when he decided  […]

Gifting Smiles This Christmas

Posted on 16th December 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Salvation Army worker hands toys to client
In 2015 when Cynthia, her husband and their four children first arrived in Canada, they were shocked at how much day-to-day living cost. From housing to essentials like food, she quickly discovered they would have a struggle ahead of them affording what they needed; yet she knew they made the right decision to leave Nigeria.  […]

Pathway of Hope Helps Participants Achieve their Dreams

Posted on 10th November 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Egobure walks outside along caseworker
Egobure Nnoroh is reaching her education goals because of the support of The Salvation Army Pathway of Hope program at the Agincourt Community Church. She first heard about the program from a poster she saw during a Salvation Army church service. “I didn’t know anything about it, but it sounded so good,” she said. “At  […]