Prairie News

For The Love of Giving – Conrad Ginter

Posted on 5th February 2020, by blairmalaz
Conrad Ginter
Giving to The Salvation Army allows us to continue to be a transformative influence in a person’s life.  An influence that saved the life of Conrad Ginter. In September 2016, Conrad stood on the edge of the Disraeli Bridge in Winnipeg and started to cry. “Just jump and end it right now,” Conrad thought. Conrad,  […]
for love of giving Chiropractors’ Association of Saskatchewan Sock Drive
The Salvation Army is always grateful when an organization creates an event to help those in their community. Their efforts make a big impact on those in need, by either raising funds for The Salvation Army or through donations of food or clothing. Throughout October and November 2019, The Chiropractors’ Association of Saskatchewan helped The  […]

For The Love of Giving – Sharon Gray

Posted on 2nd February 2020, by blairmalaz
Legacy Donation Pamphlet
Leaving a bequest to The Salvation Army is the simplest way to create a legacy of everlasting hope. Sharon Gray has chosen to help keep hope alive by leaving a gift to The Salvation Army in her will. Sharon’s first memory of the Salvation Army came from a story her mother told her about giving  […]

For The Love of Giving Campaign

Posted on 1st February 2020, by blairmalaz
for the LOVE of giving
February is known as the month of love, a time for Valentine’s Day and honouring those we care for and who care for us. As February is a time to emphasize the importance of love in our lives, we thought we would honour those that support The Salvation Army. The ‘For the Love of Giving’  […]

Ribbon Is Cut On The Salvation Army Centre Of Hope

Posted on 16th October 2019, by blairmalaz
Special Guests pose for a photo after cutting the ribbon. From left to right: MLA James Teitsma, Majors Rodney and Paulette Bungay, City Councillor Markus Chambers and Vivian Santos (Acting Deputy Mayor), Commissioner and Territorial Commander Susan McMillan, Majors Shawn and Brenda Critch, The Winnipeg Foundation's Megan Tate. Photo Credit: Blair Malazdrewich
After 4 years and $14 million, The Salvation Army Winnipeg Booth Centre has taken on a new name: The Salvation Army Centre of Hope. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on September 16th, 2019. The event was open to the public and featured distinguished guests, speakers and The Salvation Army Band. Commissioner Susan McMillan had the  […]
Walmart Fort Frances Store Manager, Sherri Dyck and Auxiliary-Captain Arthur Heathcote, The Salvation Army Fort Frances Corps, grab a quick photo together.
On Wednesday, July 24th, Auxiliary-Captain Arthur Heathcote of The Salvation Army Fort Frances Corps, stopped in at the local Walmart Store to say “Thank you” to Store Manager, Sherri Dyck and her employees for raising funds through the Walmart 2019 “Fight Hunger Spark Change” campaign. Together, customers and associates at the Walmart Canada were champions  […]

Bread Slicer is the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Posted on 12th August 2019, by blairmalaz
The Salvation Army Saskatoon Temple has upgraded a section of their kitchen with a large countertop bread slicer. “We get donations of loaves of bread from businesses and they all come unsliced. This allows us to save valuable time prepping for the various food programs thoughout the year. “ Matt Hoeft, Community Ministries Program Supervisor,  […]