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Salvation Army Continues Work In Caribbean

Salvation Army Continues Work In Caribbean

Hurricane Maria is passing through a swathe of Caribbean islands, many of which had already been severely damaged by Hurricane Irma, with the Salvation Army continuing its work in the region to assist with recovery. A spokesperson said, “The storm, with wind speeds of 160 mph [260 kmh] has made landfall in Dominica, and is threatening catastrophic... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Says ‘Thanks’ To Bermuda

Salvation Army Says ‘Thanks’ To Bermuda

The Salvation Army held a Red Shield Thank You Celebration yesterday [June 1] at City Hall, with the Divisional Band marching through Hamilton and arriving at City Hall. A spokesperson said, “The purpose of the march and ceremony was to thank the people of Bermuda for their support of the Salvation Army during their still on-going Red Shield appeal... Read more of this article

Red Shield Thank You Celebration On June 1st

Red Shield Thank You Celebration On June 1st

The Salvation Army is holding a Red Shield Thank You Celebration on June 1st at City Hall. The Divisional Band will be marching through Hamilton, and arriving at City Hall at noon. The Salvation Army said, “A short celebration program, chaired by our Divisional Commander Major Frank Pittman, will be held on the steps of City Hall, with the Governor... Read more of this article

Green Family Donates $25,000 To Charity

Green Family Donates $25,000 To Charity

The Green Family has donated $25,000 to three Bermuda charities, handing over $10,000 each to the Bermuda Red Cross and The Salvation Army, and making  $5,000 donation to Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB]. The Bermuda Red Cross will put the donation towards the cost of urgent repairs at its building on Berry Hill Road, Paget. The Salvation Army will use... Read more of this article

Salvation Army Holding Tag Day On Wednesday

Salvation Army Holding Tag Day On Wednesday

The Salvation Army Red Shield Tag Day will be held tomorrow [May 10] in support of the charity’s array of services they provide to the community, including family services, food bank, thrift store, transitional housing, emergency housing, supportive housing, youth camping, homeless street outreach, disaster services, Harbour Light, and life skills. Related... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Volunteer For Community Day

Marsh And Guy Volunteer For Community Day

More than 45 employees from the Bermuda office of Marsh and Guy Carpenter are volunteering their time today with The Salvation Army as part of the companies’ annual Community Day. Employees will be taking part in a range of jobs to spruce up the Salvation Army’s emergency housing complex on North Street. Activities include painting, landscaping,... Read more of this article

Video: Salvation Army Launch Annual Appeal

Video: Salvation Army Launch Annual Appeal

The Salvation Army announced the opening of their annual Red Shield Appeal; their signature fundraising drive which helps to fund their network of social and community services to individuals and families. “The Salvation Army also celebrates 121 years of service to Bermuda, and the Red Shield Appeal has been a feature in Bermuda for over the past... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Salvation Army Kite Workshop

Photos & Video: Salvation Army Kite Workshop

The clients of Salvation Army’s Harbour Light programme 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. A spokesperson said, “Our chapel has been turned into a kite workshop, and an amazing buzz of energy has been going on in... Read more of this article

HSBC Workforce Strive To Eliminate Hunger

HSBC Workforce Strive To Eliminate Hunger

In partnership with the Eliza DoLittle Society [TEDS], the Anglican Cathedral and the Salvation Army, the staff of HSBC rolled up their sleeves in an effort to address the issue of hunger in Bermuda. From October 2016 through to February 2017, the Bank launched its first bank-wide, team based volunteering programme comprising of 10 – 15 employees... Read more of this article

Redevelopment Into Emergency Housing Centre

Redevelopment Into Emergency Housing Centre

Cabinet has approved the proposed redevelopment of the Bishop Spencer site into a new Emergency Housing Centre operated by the Salvation Army, and also approved the negotiation of a lease arrangement with the Salvation Army with the rent set at $1.00 per annum. This was stated by Public Works Minister Craig Cannonier in reply to Parliamentary Questions... 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 the “enormous support” this past Christmas, saying the donations “made a huge impact in making peoples’ lives better.”Salvation Army Divisional Commander Major Frank Pittman said, “The Salvation Army wants to sincerely thank you, the Bermuda Community,... Read more of this article

HSBC Bermuda Donates To Salvation Army

HSBC Bermuda Donates To Salvation Army

The spirit of Christmas was alive and well last week when HSBC Bermuda made their annual Christmas donation to The Salvation Army at HSBC’s offices. Accepting the donation was The Salvation Army’s Major Pitman. Representing HSBC were the Chairman of the Bank’s Board of Directors – Anthony Joaquin, Chief Executive Officer – Mark Watkinson... Read more of this article

Saltus Provides Donation To Salvation Army

Saltus Provides Donation To Salvation Army

The Saltus Grammar School Secondary department recently presented a cheque and toys to the Salvation Army in support of their Christmas program. In all, the donation included $1,328.26 and approximately 200 toys. The donation joins other support received by the Salvation Army from the island’s schools, with both Harrington Sound Primary school... Read more of this article