Volunteering for The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettle Campaign since 1957

Posted on 7th December 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Bill wears his Salvation Army uniform and stands in front of Christmas Tree
For 65 years, Bill Isaac, 89, has been a volunteer for The Salvation Army’s Christmas Kettle Campaign in Kelowna, B.C. Since 1957 he has served as a member of the church, contributing to different programs and campaigns throughout the years for The Salvation Army. Today, he is focused on helping count the incoming Kettle Campaign  […]

Salvation Army Honours Volunteers Worldwide Who Change Lives Forever

Posted on 5th December 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Emojis represent volunteers world wide
International Volunteer Day is held annually on December 5. Today, The Salvation Army recognizes its global army of compassionate individuals who have shared hope and changed lives for the better as the people of Ukraine navigate the devastating and widespread humanitarian impacts of the Russian invasion. In March 2022, Dr. Jeff Pitcher, a lifelong member  […]

Celebrate the Season at Roy Thomson Hall

Posted on 24th November 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
On Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 7:30 p.m., we invite you to join us at Roy Thomson Hall as we celebrate this joyous time of year at Christmas with The Salvation Army. From singing contemporary and traditional carols to heart-warming and inspiring songs of the season provided by special guests that include Measha Brueggergosman-Lee and  […]

Bonnie’s Very Special Christmas

Posted on 17th November 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Mexican family opening presents on Christmas morning
Bonnie is a senior, living alone in Fort Frances, Ontario, on an extremely limited income. “I really haven’t had a lot of money to have a Christmas with my family and my grandchildren” she says. But in 2021, She reached out to The Salvation Army for a Christmas Hamper so she could host her family  […]
Donor puts money into red kettle while workers look on
The Salvation Army launches the 132nd Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign – its largest public fundraiser of the year supporting 2.6 million vulnerable people in 400 communities across Canada.  TORONTO – November 15, 2022 – People are struggling. The combination of on-going economic uncertainty, inflation and impact from the pandemic is being felt acutely on the  […]

Pathway of Hope Helps Participants Achieve their Dreams

Posted on 10th November 2022, by SalvationArmy.ca
Egobure walks outside along caseworker
Egobure Nnoroh is reaching her education goals because of the support of The Salvation Army Pathway of Hope program at the Agincourt Community Church. She first heard about the program from a poster she saw during a Salvation Army church service. “I didn’t know anything about it, but it sounded so good,” she said. “At  […]