Prairie News

Posted on 24th October 2011, by
The Quiet Hero By: Tobie Hainstock There are many types of heroes in the world but perhaps the most precious is the quiet hero. The person who chooses not to be front and center but quietly contributes to society through everyday living, whether through an act of kindness, a display of courage or a demonstration  […]

Superheroes Help Japan

Posted on 12th October 2011, by
The fearsome Godzilla looms above Amazing Stories in Saskatoon. Proceeds from the sale of the comic book were donated to disaster relief in Japan. When employees at Amazing Stories in Saskatoon were featured on a comic book, they did what any self-respecting superheroes would – they used the opportunity to help others. The comic book  […]

16th Annual Canada Post Food Drive in Estevan

Posted on 12th October 2011, by
Estevan, Sk – On October 1st 2011 in Estevan the weather cooperated with the employees and volunteers of Canada Post, as they went door-to-door collecting non-perishable items for the local Salvation Army Food Bank.  The 16th Annual Canada Post Food Drive provided much needed help and close to three (3) tonnes of food was collected.   […]
Winnipeg, MB – On Saturday, October 22nd, Ten Thousand Villages will be partnering with The Salvation Army at their two locations in Winnipeg – 134 Plaza Drive and 963 Henderson Highway.  With presentation of a Summits of Change coupon, 15% of your purchase will be donated to The Salvation Army Summits of Change.  This is  […]
Winnipeg, MB – On Wednesday, October 5th movie goers will be treated to an amazing 3D experience at IMAX Winnipeg during its premier screening of the movie Tornado Alley 3D.  Join Storm Chasers star Sean Casey and the researchers of VORTEX 2, the most ambitious effort ever made to understand the origins and evolution of  […]

Salvation Army National Leaders to Visit Winnipeg, MB

Posted on 16th September 2011, by
Winnipeg, MB – The newly installed leaders of The Salvation Army in Canada, Commissioner Brian Peddle and his wife Commissioner Rosalie Peddle, will be visiting Winnipeg, MB on Friday, September 16 – Monday, September 19, 2011 Commissioner Peddle was installed as the leader of The Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda at a service held  […]
Regina hosts first Community4Connection to help the homeless By Barb Pacholik, Leader-Post   For those without a home or struggling to find one that’s affordable, Regina’s first Community4Connection (C4C) was a chance to fill immediate needs — but organizers also hope it builds long-term relationships. The one-day, market-square-type gathering Saturday inside Knox-Metropolitan Church offered everything  […]