Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 8

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army continues to work closely with multiple corporate partners and non-governmental organizations to provide food, water, medicine, shelter and other immediate aid to thousands of disaster survivors in Port-au-Prince and elsewhere. To date The Salvation Army has provided 2.8 million meals, 500,000 gallons of water, 2,900 tents and 1,500 personal hygiene kits. In  […]
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Booth Centre Artists Show Their Work

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
On February 12, residents of the Rivage, Montreal Booth Centre’s program for men with mental health problems, hosted an art exhibition in the chapel where about ten artists displayed around fifty of their drawings and paintings. Proceeds from sales went to the Booth Centre. Edward Schulman, one of the residents, was the moving force behind  […]
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Sally Ann pitching tent plan

Posted on 22nd February 2010, by Salvation Army
A roof overhead is a luxury victims of Haiti’s earthquake don’t have. But The Salvation Army in Barrie is hoping to change that by supporting a national initiative, “Tents for Haiti“. The two local thrift stores, like many across Canada, are collecting cash donations to purchase enough tents to give Haitians shelter. “We’ll do it  […]
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Salvation Army Offers Safety to Winnipeg’s Sex-Trade Workers

Posted on 19th February 2010, by Salvation Army
On February 18 The Salvation Army in Winnipeg participated in S.N.O.W. night, a Safe Night Off Winnipeg Streets for women and transgendered sex-trade workers. The event is organized and coordinated by a number of agencies who work with those involved in the sex trade, one of which is The Salvation Army. The Army provided the  […]
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Toronto, ON February 16, 2010 – The Salvation Army has launched a new program to raise money for temporary housing in Haiti. Starting today, Canadians who visit one of the hundreds of participating Salvation Army Thrift Stores locations nationwide can donate funds at the cash-register that will be used to purchase tents for Salvation Army  […]
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Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 7

Posted on 10th February 2010, by Salvation Army
The Salvation Army continues to be a beacon of hope for individuals and families whose lives were devastated by the earthquake. Eight babies have been delivered at The Salvation Army medical clinic at its compound in the Delmas 2 area of Port-au-Prince since the earthquake. The fifth baby, yet to be named, arrived at 8  […]
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