The Salvation Army celebrates another successful Hope in the City Breakfast.

Posted on 27th November 2014, by British Columbia
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The Salvation Army celebrated the 13th annual Hope in the City Breakfast in Vancouver, British Columbia on Tuesday, November 25th. Through the corporate support received at this annual fundraiser, The Salvation Army is prepared to continue to provide hope, dignity, and opportunity to those in need throughout local communities. The Salvation Army provides unprecedented support  […]
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London Drugs supports Kettle Campaign tradition.

Posted on 26th November 2014, by British Columbia
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As The Salvation Army welcomes the Annual Christmas tradition of ringing bells around the city for the 124th year, we are grateful to London Drugs for the continual support they provide to the Christmas campaign. Each year, The Salvation Army relies on the support of corporate partners such as London Drugs who not only allow  […]
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The Salvation Army partners with Impark for Toys for Tickets.

Posted on 24th November 2014, by British Columbia
Impark is offering a one-day, 4 hour event during which anyone in Vancouver who has an unpaid Impark parking violation notice can have it waived by making a toy donation of equal value to The Salvation Army to support families in need this Christmas. On Thursday, November 27th, Impark will be accepting new, unused and  […]
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Happy Trails.

Posted on 12th November 2014, by British Columbia
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A BIG thanks to Trail Appliances at Grandview and Rupert for donating a NEW 30″ Frigidaire Range to The Salvation Army Vancouver Community and Family Services unit! With the previous range no longer operable, this generous donation allows Vancouver Community and Family Services to continue hosting the Community Drop-In Breakfast, which operates every Monday, Wednesday, and  […]
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Thun Family donation supports Prince George.

Posted on 6th November 2014, by British Columbia
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Cameron Thun has a simple reason for continuing to contribute to the Salvation Army and other local groups.  “I want to make the world a better place,” says the local businessman. “I know it sounds corny, but that’s why.” Thun and his family were at the new Salvation Army Community Ministries Centre on 18th Avenue  […]
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160 pairs of socks to those less fortunate.

Posted on 17th October 2014, by British Columbia
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The Langley Minor Lacrosse Association and Your City Sports teamed up to donate 160 pairs of new socks to The Salvation Army Gateway of Hope homeless shelter in Langley. The association had ordered custom-made socks for their seven-on-seven field lacrosse jamboree through Your City Sports, a Surrey-based business. For every pair that was purchased, Your  […]
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Thank You to the Donnelly Group for 14 Years of Support!

Posted on 15th October 2014, by British Columbia
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The Salvation Army wishes to express a sincere Thank You to the Donnelly Group for 14 years of support, seeing an overwhelming total of $275,000 in donations through the Donnelly Group’s Annual Toy Drive. “The Toy Drive is a highly anticipated event amongst our staff – everyone goes above and beyond to help a child  […]
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William Booth Society Luncheon a success!

Posted on 14th October 2014, by British Columbia
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Last week, Vancouver’s Annual William Booth Society Luncheon was held at the prestigious Vancouver Club. Those invited to the William Booth Society Luncheon exemplify philanthropic leadership in our community. This year, The Salvation Army welcomed Her Honour, The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia. She expressed her appreciation for the work of The  […]
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100 Turkeys for families in need.

Posted on 10th October 2014, by British Columbia
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A BIG Thank You to The Vancouver Canadians Baseball Club in cooperation with Safeway Canada as they handed out 100 family-sized turkeys on Thursday afternoon to local families in need at The Salvation Army Vancouver Community and Family Services. The Canadians and Safeway Canada have taken pride in working together for the past 7 years  […]
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Hoops for Hope.

Posted on 22nd August 2014, by British Columbia
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The Salvation Army wishes to thank Subway for their support through our inner city youth basketball camp. In providing delicious lunches, this enabled The Salvation Army to have an inclusive camp by ensuring each person has healthy and nutritious food no matter what their background is. Each day, players were excited for the subs after  […]
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