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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  […]

Scotian Glen 55th birthday: better than par!

Posted on 14th August 2008, by Maritime
Aug 8th was the date for the second annual Charity Golf Tournament hosted by Transcontinental Printing in support of The Salvation Army’s Scotian Glen Camp. This is a milestone year for Scotian Glen as they celebrate 55 years of providing a camping experience for deserving Maritime kids – kids who might otherwise never have a  […]

The Salvation Army Assists with Flood Clean Up Operations

Posted on 16th June 2008, by Salvation Army
Following the spring flooding, we assisted in the clean-up efforts in the St John River area. We participated along with several church groups and Samaritan’s Purse to provide aid to the local residents impacted by the flood. Our mission was to provide support and care of clean-up workers. The Salvation Army effort was lead by  […]

Government “Building Hope” with Salvation Army

Posted on 16th June 2008, by Salvation Army
The government is partnering with the Salvation Army to support the Operation: Building Hope capital fundraising campaign. Premier Rodney MacDonald and Community Services Minister Judy Streatch were at the Salvation Army’s Booth Centre in Halifax today, May 26, to donate $825,000 to the Maritime division’s first capital campaign. “Government is pleased to be partnering once  […]