This year marks the 125th Anniversary of The Salvation Army ‘opening fire’ in the Maritime Division. In those early years, there was much curiosity about their methods and message but the seed of Salvationism took root. It has stood the test of time. While methods may change over the years, the message must remain constant.  […]

Maritime Santa Shuffle

Posted on 9th December 2009, by Maritime
Halifax, December 9, 2009 Rain, snow or shine, The Santa Shuffle was held Saturday, December 5th in 35 cities across Canada for The Salvation Army in an ongoing partnership with The Running Room. Halifax, Saint John, Moncton and Fredericton all hosted events again this year. The run in Halifax has grown so much that the  […]

Weston Family Foundation Equips Local Salvation Army

Posted on 3rd November 2009, by Maritime
Halifax, November 1, 2009 The Maritime Salvation Army was one of the chosen recipients of special grant funding provided by The W. Garfield Weston Foundation. In response to the challenges created by the current economic downturn, the Foundation is providing additional support to more than 120 programs offered through registered Canadian charities. The Weston Family  […]

Mooseheads’ Desjardins aims to score for Salvation Army

Posted on 16th September 2009, by Salvation Army
Halifax Mooseheads forward Gabriel Desjardins announced today his personal intention to raise funds for the Salvation Army this season. The 17 year old second year forward from Montreal has decided to donate $21 to The Salvation Army for every point he records this season. Desjardins wears the number 21 jersey for The Mooseheads. “I spoke  […]

Hope and salvation; Graduation Day

Posted on 25th July 2009, by Maritime
Several more miracles were on display at The Salvation Army’s Booth Centre in Halifax recently. It was graduation day for recovering addicts. A truly inspirational report thanks to Global News. Click anywhere on the photo to launch the YouTube video. -Ron Ron Zima ADpPR Fund Development & Public Relations The Salvation Army – Maritime Division  […]
The Salvation Army’s Small Blessings Early Childhood Development Centre celebrates 20 years of remarkable service to Greater Moncton and New Brunswick this summer. Witness the unsurpassed standards and passion of a facility dedicated to developing children, who have gone on to become exceptional human beings. Help us celebrate a generation of quality development with our  […]

Springhill celebrates The Salvation Army

Posted on 28th September 2008, by Maritime
Click anywhere on the photos above to see our short video. The Salvation Army has been like a strong thread woven throughout maritime society for 123 years now. Holding towns and families together through thick and thin. The Army today is a major presence in the Maritime region; with over 300 staff, about 6,000 volunteers  […]

Backpacks and back-to-school bash, Uniacke Square

Posted on 24th August 2008, by Maritime
As many parents can tell you, shopping for back-to-school can blow a hole in any budget. But, what if you’re a single parent, juggling expenses and trying to raise four or five kids? The expense of back-to-school can be a nightmare. So, The Salvation Army recently celebrated back-to-school with a children’s carnival and distribution of  […]