International Hope Stories

Your Compassion Fills Empty Stomachs in Costa Rica

Posted on 1st February 2021, by The Salvation Army in Canada
Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has unleashed a growing hunger crisis worldwide. One country hit hard is Costa Rica.
Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has unleashed a growing hunger crisis worldwide. One country hit hard is Costa Rica, and now The Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda is helping to provide food to men, women, and children devastated by homelessness and poverty there.   “Our goal was to provide food support to  […]

Fulfilling a Dream—Thanks to You

Posted on 1st February 2021, by The Salvation Army in Canada
Emmanuel with flower
Emmanuel was just a year away from graduating high school when his father was killed in a road accident in Zambia. Suddenly his education was in doubt.   “Being a single parent with three children, I knew it would be difficult for me to look after Emmanuel and his education,” says Emmanuel’s mother.   But  […]

Educate a Girl, Change the World

Posted on 1st February 2021, by The Salvation Army in Canada
Kocharla is a bright, ambitious teenager, determined to build a better future for herself—and your support can change her world.
Kocharla is a bright, ambitious teenager, determined to build a better future for herself—and your support can change her world.   According to the World Bank, educating girls is a key part of eradicating global poverty, because educated women tend to be healthier, have access to better jobs, marry, and have fewer children.   Kocharla  […]