Senior Food Delivery Program Expanded to Help Those in Need

Posted on 13th April 2020, by Maritime
In June of 2019, The Salvation Army in Fredericton launched Operation Senior Food Box Delivery – a program to bring groceries to seniors and help combat their loneliness with a visit. Little did they know this thoughtful program would have to quickly expand to help those impacted by COVID-19. “We’re delivering food to anyone who  […]

The Salvation Army flies high at City Hall

Posted on 14th December 2016, by Maritime
Salvation Army Week (Dec. 12-18) officially kicked off with a flag raising at City Hall in Fredericton, Moncton, and Halifax. Through the overcast skies and the snowfall, The Salvation Army flag could be seen flying high at City Hall. In a show of support for the work of The Salvation Army, a number of city officials were on hand  […]

Shuffler’s brave the cold for a great cause

Posted on 6th December 2016, by Maritime
"Everyday I'm shufflin'…" On December 3, hundreds of runners and walkers braved the chilly Maritime weather to hit the trails for a great cause. The Santa Shuffle Fun Run and Elf Walk was in full swing in Fredericton, Moncton, Saint John, Halifax and Charlottetown, with participants coming dressed as Rudolph, Santa, the elves, and even  […]

City Hall declares Salvation Army Week in Halifax and Fredericton

Posted on 14th December 2015, by Maritime
  Monday December 14th marked the beginning of Salvation Army Week in Halifax and Fredericton. While a small brass band played Christmas carols The Salvation Army flag was raised and the Mayor of Halifax, Mike Savage proclaimed Salvation Army Week.   In Fredericton, Lieutenant Darren Woods &  Captain Danette Woods gathered with Mayor Brad Woodside to  […]
Tax season can be a stressful time for anyone. For those battling poverty, tax season can be not just another headache, but a roadblock to securing critical funds. For that reason, Salvation Army locations in all three Maritime provinces offer complimentary tax preparation clinics to those who qualify, throughout March and April. Most clinics are  […]

Santa Shuffle Fun Run & Elf Walk just six weeks away

Posted on 23rd October 2014, by Maritime
Santa Shuffle Fun Run
This weekend marks six weeks to go until the Santa Shuffle Fun Run and Elf Walk. Join us for a five-kilometre run or one-kilometre walk in five different locations around the Maritimes and help The Salvation Army raise critical funds for those in need. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 6, at  […]
Almost 100 laptops are getting a second life in Fredericton, heading to homes in need thanks to Siemens Canada. The computers were delivered to The Salvation Army last week and some have already arrived in their new homes. Siemens Canada, an engineering and technology company, employs over 4,500 people, and like most corporations, routinely upgrades  […]
For low-income individuals and families, the impact of not filing income tax forms – or filing incorrectly – can be crushing. By offering free income tax clinics, The Salvation Army continues to provide practical assistance to those who need it most. By law, all working Canadians must pay income tax through deductions from their salary.  […]