Sunday, September 18, 2016
10 am to 12 noon
Invite your friends/neighbours and family members. Outdoor Service and neighbourhood potluck picnic. Bring your lawn chair and your favourite food dish/dessert to share.
Note: These links will take you to the National SA website.
“Not everyone has the same support with the birth of a child,” says Lynne Mumford, community and family services worker for The Salvation Army in Peterborough, Ont. “Our baby gift bag, or newborn program, helps low-income mothers know that we value their child and they are not alone in this journey.”
The newborn program is one of many services offered at The Salvation Army in Peterborough that include a food bank, breakfast program, financial management and emergency assistance.
“When an expectant mother [...]
“I couldn’t have done my job if it weren’t for The Salvation Army,” says Dr. Frank Stechey. ”They brought light into my darkness. I will never forget their support, which got me through when my need was greatest.”
Following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, Dr. Frank Stechey was asked to join New York City’s dental identification team where 256 forensic dentists worked for months to identify over 3,000 victims. Fifteen years later, he recalls the [...]
On August 9, 2016, Larry Rosen (Chairman and CEO) of Harry Rosen Inc., Canada’s premier source of men’s fashion, was honoured by The Salvation Army for the company’s $100,000 clothing contribution to help support residents affected by the Fort McMurray fires.
“The Salvation Army is truly grateful for the generosity of Harry Rosen Inc., which will aid people in Fort McMurray as they continue to rebuild their lives,” says Major Les Marshall, Territorial Secretary for Public Relations & Development.
Donated items from [...]