Salvation Army

An automated donation stand for the Salvation Army is seen on the way out of a grocery store in Montreal, on Monday, December 21, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

‘We have to act now’: Salvation Army still $11M short of Christmas fundraising goal

Charity said that the need for services has doubled in some areas

 

Sam Saini, left, and Rami Pannu of City Furniture and Appliances, with a sampling of the food they donated for the Salvation Army’s upcoming Christmas takeout dinner, which Tari Davidge, third from left, food bank-co-ordinator and soup kitchen manager, and Tamara Robinson, director of family services and community outreach, say will be served on Wednesday, Dec. 23. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

City Furniture provides ingredients for Williams Lake Salvation Army Christmas dinner

This year due to COVID-19 restrictions the meals will be served as take-out

 

While our regular food and toy drive will not go ahead as seen here in the past, our readers are invited to drop food and toys for the Salvation Army at the Tribune on Friday, Dec. 11 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Monica Lamb-Yorski file photo )

Help us fill the food, toy bank:Williams Lake Tribune accepting donations for Salvation Army

COVID-safe drop off outside our doors from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11

 

The Salvation Army’s Angel Trees will be placed in various businesses in Williams Lake with ornaments displaying gift buying suggestions for children in need. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Salvation Army holiday kettle campaign gearing up

Angel Trees will be located at Walmart, Winners and The Realm of Toys

The Salvation Army’s Angel Trees will be placed in various businesses in Williams Lake with ornaments displaying gift buying suggestions for children in need. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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Iconic Salvation Army fundraiser faces increased demand, challenges due to COVID-19

Charity says it has not seen an increase in demand like this for decades

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There will be a Salvation Army food bank drive Saturday, Sept. 19 organized by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Salvation Army food bank drive Sept. 19 in Williams Lake

Volunteers will be collecting donations from doorsteps

There will be a Salvation Army food bank drive Saturday, Sept. 19 organized by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Salvation Army food bank co-ordinator and soup kitchen manager Tari Davidge washes macaroni for a salad. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Hometown: Dedicated to a soup kitchen in Williams Lake

We catch up with an employee and a volunteer who love working at the Salvation Army soup kitchen

Salvation Army food bank co-ordinator and soup kitchen manager Tari Davidge washes macaroni for a salad. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
John Davies sweeps the Salvation Army Thrift Store parking lot Monday morning, as the store re-opened on Thursday, June 18. Davies has worked there for seven years and does everything but cashier. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
John Davies sweeps the Salvation Army Thrift Store parking lot Monday morning, as the store re-opened on Thursday, June 18. Davies has worked there for seven years and does everything but cashier. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
June 5 is National Doughnut Day. (Black Press Media file photo)

National Doughnut Day pays tribute to those on frontlines of First World War

The Salvation Army will be handing out doughnuts to community partners on Friday

June 5 is National Doughnut Day. (Black Press Media file photo)
Williams Lake firefighters have come to the aid of the Salvation Army by doing shopping. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake firefighters shopping for Salvation Army food services

Due to COVID-19 pandemic precautions, the Salvation Army had to send its volunteers home

Williams Lake firefighters have come to the aid of the Salvation Army by doing shopping. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
A food drive is taking place Saturday, March 21, to help the Salvation Army food bank where stock is low. (Photo submitted)

‘No-contact’ food drive planned for Williams Lake March 21

Volunteers will pick up donations from front porches

A food drive is taking place Saturday, March 21, to help the Salvation Army food bank where stock is low. (Photo submitted)
The Salvation Army in Williams Lake receives food from the The Point Restaurant after Chances Signal Point gaming centre closed this week. (Photo submitted)

The Point restaurant donates all perishables to Salvation Army food bank

“Anything from our restaurant that won’t keep, we’re donating.”

The Salvation Army in Williams Lake receives food from the The Point Restaurant after Chances Signal Point gaming centre closed this week. (Photo submitted)
A heartfelt reunion, as Lt. Sabrina Silvey and Roma Dawe of the Prince Rupert Salvation Army give Oliver Stewart his mother’s long-lost, handmade regalia. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Family reclaims stolen First Nations regalia found at thrift store

Salvation Army finds Indigenous regalia that was stolen from a Prince Rupert home three years ago

A heartfelt reunion, as Lt. Sabrina Silvey and Roma Dawe of the Prince Rupert Salvation Army give Oliver Stewart his mother’s long-lost, handmade regalia. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)