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Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

The Salvation Army thanked everyone who contributed to the Red Shield Appeal, saying this is “community helping community.” Major Sandra Stokes said, “The Salvation Army would like to thank all of those persons and organizations who have contributed to the Red Shield Appeal’s goal of $500,000 for 2019. “While there is a short... Read more of this article

Green Family Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

Green Family Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

The Green family have donated $10,000 to The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal. The Red Shield Appeal is The Salvation Army’s annual global fundraising drive, with all money raised locally going towards local programmes. The Green family’s donation will support the Salvation Army’s numerous programmes which support Bermudians in need. The Salvation... Read more of this article

Photos: Remodeled Salvation Army Thrift Store

Photos: Remodeled Salvation Army Thrift Store

The Salvation Army Thrift Store has recently undergone a make over, and the organisation said they welcome the community to “experience this new shopping environment and in so doing help the Salvation Army to support its programmes and mission.” A spokesperson said, “Salvation Army Thrift stores in the Bermuda Canada Division have been... Read more of this article

Govt “Working Diligently” With Salvation Army

Govt “Working Diligently” With Salvation Army

Government has “been working diligently” with the Salvation Army, and while “successive Governments have not always held up their end of the bargain – either with physical support or funding – that is about to change,” Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said. Speaking at the Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal Kick... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Salvation Army Red Shield Kickoff

Photos/Video: Salvation Army Red Shield Kickoff

[Updated with photos] The Salvation Army is holding their Red Shield Kickoff this afternoon [May 3] at City Hall, and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 56-minute replay is below Related StoriesPhotos & Video:... Read more of this article

Photos: Kites Available For Sale At Harbour Light

Photos: Kites Available For Sale At Harbour Light

The clients of Salvation Army’s Harbour Light programme have once again showcased their skills by making an array of Bermuda kites, with the sales proceeds helping to assist them to do activities as part of their recovery therapy.The programe’s kite building effort, which has been active since 2000, sees kites sell for $25, round kites sell... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Harbour Light Kite Sale

Salvation Army Harbour Light Kite Sale

People can buy a Bermuda kite while supporting a good cause as the Salvation Army annual kite sale is currently underway at their King Street location, with participants in the Harbour Light programme putting their kite making skills to use, with the funds raised going towards some of the initiatives.$25 – Standard $35 – Round $45 – $55... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

Salvation Army Thanks Bermuda Community

The Salvation Army has extended their thanks to the community for “giving and assisting in so many ways” saying that “together, we have made a difference in the lives of over 3,000 people during Christmas.” Major Sandra Stokes said, “The assistance that The Salvation Army provides at Christmas and throughout the year is a direct... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Major Sandra Stokes

Christmas Message From Major Sandra Stokes

[Christmas message from Salvation Army Divisional Commander Major Sandra Stokes] “Oh why can’t every day be like Christmas, why can’t that feeling go on endlessly? For if every day could be just like Christmas – what a wonderful world this could be!” The words of this song by Elvis Presley were released in 1957. I love Christmas!... Read more of this article

Students Donate Toys & Cash To Salvation Army

Students Donate Toys & Cash To Salvation Army

More than 100 new toys were donated to The Salvation Army’s Anonymous Santa appeal after a collection organized by Saltus middle and senior school students. The students also raised more than $1,500 from a grub day, including money donated by science technician John Barnes from his winnings from a recent golf tournament.Ann Paynter, Director of... Read more of this article

HSBC Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

HSBC Donate $10,000 To Salvation Army

This week, HSBC Bermuda had the opportunity to once again say “thank you” to The Salvation Army for the continued positive impact they make in our community, by way of the Bank’s annual donation. Presenting the award to Major Sandra Stokes of The Salvation Army was HSBC’s Chairman Tony Joaquin, and CEO, Steve Banner, who shared, “At this... Read more of this article

Shoebox Drop Off Deadline On December 12

Shoebox Drop Off Deadline On December 12

The public is being reminded that the deadline for drop off for the Salvation Army shoebox initiative is December 12. A spokesperson said, “Social media group ‘Art on the Town Bermuda’ is joining forces with the Salvation Army this year to deliver much-needed items to Bermuda’s homeless population. “Major Dena Hepditch... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Christmas Kettle Campaign Kickoff

Photos/Video: Christmas Kettle Campaign Kickoff

[Updated with photos] Salvation Army is launching its Christmas Kettle Campaign with their annual Kettle Kickoff this afternoon [Nov 29] in front of City Hall. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 1-hour replay is belowA spokesperson said “The kickoff... Read more of this article