Press Releases

The Region of Peel-Salvation Army Partnership Celebrates Diverting 1.1 Million Kgs of Reusable Goods in One Year!

On Friday, Nov. 3, The Region of Peel and The Salvation Army Thrift Store are celebrating the first anniversary of their partnership. They have diverted 1.1 million kgs (2.4 million pounds) of Peel’s reusable goods, which would have gone to landfill, and are encouraging...

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Salvation Army Thrift Store gives back for National Thrift Shop Day with Special Surprise

As Canada gears up to celebrate thrifting tomorrow for National Thrift Shop Day, The Salvation Army Thrift Store will be giving a special surprise to a few lucky thrifters in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

“On National Thrift Shop Day (August 17th) we want to...

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Salvation Army Thrift Store celebrates the community for their 1st Anniversary since re-opening in Richmond Hill

The Salvation Army Thrift Store in Richmond Hill marks the first anniversary at their new location by celebrating their community.

“It’s been an amazing year back in Richmond Hill and our guests have been incredible,” says Maria Guayacan, Retail District Manager at The...

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Markham’s Textile Program Surpasses 3 Million Pound Mark

In less than one year, Markham has turned 3,102,992 million pounds (1,407,763 kilograms) of possible trash into donations. Since the City of Markham first installed textile donation containers across the municipality in the fall of 2016, residents have recycled textiles in a...

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The Salvation Army Thrift Store brings an environmental focus to giving in Clarence-Rockland

The Salvation Army Thrift Store has embarked on an environmentally conscious partnership with the City of Clarence-Rockland that will benefit neighbours in need.

The Thrift Store will be offering a new way to give for the Clarence-Rockland community members through...

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1 Million Pounds Diverted from Landfills through Salvation Army Thrift Store and Region of Peel Partnership

Peel residents have contributed to cleaner landfills diverting 1 million pounds of reusable goods through a successful partnership between The Salvation Army Thrift Store and the Region of Peel. 

In just seven months, The Salvation Army Thrift Store’s Donor Welcome...

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The Salvation Army Thrift Store brings Community Giving to East York with their newest location

The Salvation Army Thrift Store opens newest location in East York Toronto to assist in building a stronger community for families and individuals in need.

Opening its doors with a special Grand Opening ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday, January 26th at 60 Overlea...

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The Thrift Store to explore is serving the Stoney Creek community

The Salvation Army Thrift Store nestled in the Stoney Creek community celebrates one year of serving neighbours in need, and serving up great vintage finds for avid treasure hunters.

Called the “store to explore” by fond shoppers, The Salvation Army Thrift Store...

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Make a Difference for the Environment and Those in Need by Going Green for National Thrift Shop Day

As treasure hunters in Canada gear up for bargain sales on August 17th for National Thrift Shop Day, 106 Salvation Army Thrift Store locations are sparking the conversation around treasuring the environment by shopping and donating thrift.

“As a leader in the recycling...

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THE ROAD BACK TO THE SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE RICHMOND HILL

The road to the re-opening of The Salvation Army Thrift Store in Richmond Hill has been one paved with anticipation from the community, who have eagerly awaited the return of their local treasure. 

Open for over ten years in the Richmond Hill community, The Salvation...

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