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In Memory of Jeanie

Posted on 19th March 2014, by
Saskatoon, SK – It was a Monday like any other until Mr. Peter Rens walked through the door. Peter came to honor his wife of 58 years, Mrs. Jean Rens (nee Muncer), with a donation in her memory. “May 4th will be one year since her passing,” explained Mr. Rens, “I thought it would be  […]

Cash for Clunkers and Charity

Posted on 21st February 2014, by
Regina, SK – As part of its Capital Cares volunteer and sponsorship initiative, Capital GMC in Regina raised $5,500 for The Salvation Army through its Cash for Clunkers and Charity campaign. “This was an easy way for Capital GMC and our customers to support The Salvation Army.  It supplies a great service to the community  […]

2013 Toy Mountain Campaign Raises $327,593.29

Posted on 21st January 2014, by
Winnipeg, MB – CTV, The Salvation Army and Scotiabank want to say a heartfelt Thank You Winnipeg! This year’s Toy Mountain campaign raised a total of $327,593.29 in toy and cash donations. This translated into more than 16,000 toys for children in need here in Winnipeg. “For many families helped by The Salvation Army here  […]

2nd ANNUAL COMMUNITY NEW YEAR’S DINNER

Posted on 10th January 2014, by
SASKATOON, SK – The Salvation Army has always believed that helping the less fortunate shouldn’t only happen over Christmas but, year round, and so is born a new tradition with The Salvation Army in Saskatoon. In continuing its efforts to help those in need throughout the entire year, The Salvation Army will be hosting its  […]

The gift that gives

Posted on 18th December 2013, by
SASKATOON, SK – ‘Tis the season of gifts and many are asking “what do you get for someone who has everything?” Well, when it comes to gifts they say it is the thought that counts and what is more thoughtful than a gift that gives back to those less fortunate. ADA Architecture captured the essence of  […]

HDH Architects gives back to Mumford House

Posted on 18th December 2013, by
SASKATOON, SK – Once again, local architect firm HDH Architects have gone above and beyond with their giving nature.  Fast on the heels of HDH Architects previous “Equip The Kitchen” campaign, the staff decided to focus their fundraising efforts on Mumford House, an emergency shelter in Saskatoon for Women and Children. Starting in October with  […]

Treats for Toys Holiday Program

Posted on 10th December 2013, by
PRAIRIE DIVISION –  Everybody knows that chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose, a turkey and some mistletoe help make the holiday season bright, but it’s helping those in need that really warms the heart. As families across Canada come together this holiday season, Kellogg’s Rice Krispies* cereal and The Salvation  […]

Party With A Purpose

Posted on 28th November 2013, by
SASKATOON, SK – It’s that time of year where family, friends, and co-workers are getting together to celebrate the Christmas season.  Whether it’s four people or two-hundred, why not “Party With A Purpose”. Rather than bringing a gift for the host or buying your friends or staff a gift, collect donations to donate to The  […]
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Winnipeg, MB – Each year, The Salvation Army works diligently to make a difference in our community, one life at a time. Through programs and services that reach out to individuals and families going through tough times, The Salvation Army understands the toll income loss, emergencies and disaster take on people. During the 9th Annual  […]

Taking the Bite Out

Posted on 26th November 2013, by
Winnipeg, MB – Just the mention of bed bugs and people reflexively begin to scratch imagined itches.  Having to deal with the pesky critters is worse.  No one wants to share their home and beds with a blood sucking pest.  Getting rid of them can be an expensive nightmare.  In recent years Winnipeg has had  […]