Thrift Shop Day Thrifting Tips for your Next Thrift Store Visit

Posted on 17th August 2021, by SalvationArmy.ca
Clothing selection at a thrift store
Thrift stores are wonderful places, so it’s not surprising that they have their own special holiday. Thrift Shop Day is celebrated annually on August 17th to celebrate all the joys and befits of thrifting. Not only can you find high-quality pieces at discounted prices, buying pre-loved items also extends the lifecycle of usable goods to  […]

The Salvation Army Canada Launches Haiti Relief Effort

Posted on 16th August 2021, by June Li
A photo of the Haiti earthquake aftermath
Immediately following Saturday’s earthquake in Haiti, The Salvation Army Canada launched the Haiti Relief Effort to provide hygiene and sanitation kits, food assistance and medical supplies in-country. Canadian Lt-Colonel Morris Vincent is currently the second-in-command of The Salvation Army’s work across the Caribbean Region. The Salvation Army has worked in Haiti since 1950 and has personnel on the ground  […]

Salvation Army Responds to British Columbia Wildfires

Posted on 22nd July 2021, by SalvationArmy.ca
As nearly 300 wildfires burn across the province of British Columbia, The Salvation Army continues to respond, providing practical assistance and emotional and spiritual care in several locations. So far, the Army has served over 2,000 meals, 3,850 drinks and nearly 2,000 snacks.     Our prayers are with all those impacted by the fires,  […]