Headlines from Salvation Army in Canada
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- Walmart Canada Helps The Salvation Army Fill the Kettle -
TORONTO, December 14, 2016 ― On Saturday, December 17, Walmart Canada will match donations made by individuals to Salvation Army Christmas kettles located in its stores nationwide up to a maximum of $100,000.
In addition, Walmart Canada will contribute $80,000 to CTV Toy Mountain in Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver and Winnipeg. This will support the purchase of new toys that will be distributed to children in need this Christmas.
“Since 2007, Walmart Canada and its customers have donated more than $22 million to [...]
- Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign Surpasses $21-Million Goal -
Toronto, ON January 10, 2017 – The Salvation Army is pleased to announce that it raised over $23.5 million nationally through its Christmas Kettle Campaign, surpassing its $21-million goal.
“We are truly grateful for the continued support of our donors, volunteers and community partners, who enable us to help 1.9 million struggling Canadians during the Christmas season and throughout the year,” says Commissioner Susan McMillan, Territorial Commander for The Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda.
As demand for services continues to grow [...]
- Hope is Born -
The birth of the Christ Child makes peace and forgiveness possible.
by General André Cox
For children in many countries around the world, Christmas is a time of great anticipation and excitement.
Christmas is rightly emphasized with the joy of children, for the wonderful story of Christmas is about the coming of the Christ Child of whom we read in Luke’s Gospel:
“At that time Emperor Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Roman Empire. When this first census took place, [...]