In response to the current Pandemic of COVID-19, and at the direction of The Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters for Canada & Bermuda our Worship Services have been cancelled.
We have received advice to restrict social interaction to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and therefore all gatherings at The Salvation Army are being restricted.
As of Wednesday March 18th our Food Bank remains open for normal hours. However, this could be change without warning if circumstances and/or directions by the Simcoe/Muskoka Health Unit or the Territorial Headquarters for Canada & Bermuda require a change.
The Thrift Store has CLOSED effective Wednesday March 18, 2020.
We will open as soon as appropriate.
Donations are still being received.
The Salvation Army broadcast “Body, Heart, Mind & Soul” each Sunday morning on the following radio stations.
Country 105 (105 FM) out of Shelburne at 6:00 am
CFOS (560 AM) from Owen Sound at 7:00 am
The Beach (97.9 FM) from Port Elgin at 7:00 am
Country 104 (104 FM) from Goderich is available at 8:00 am via the internet.
Rescue of Mexican Workers
As the news was breaking on Tuesday February 5, 2019 that the Canadian Border Services, OPP & Barrie Police had rescued a large group of Mexican workers from a Human Trafficking Ring, a request for assistance was received from Living Water Resort.
On Thursday February 7, 2019, 43 individuals visited The Salvation Army and received food, clothing and personal supplies from The Salvation Army Collingwood’s Food Bank and Thrift Store. The value of the assistance provided exceeded $3,500.00.
We were honoured to support those who are directly serving these individuals and stand ready to provided further assistance as requested. Special thanks are given to our staff and volunteer for their efforts in coming to the aid of those in need.
Thank you for your support during our Christmas Food Drive.
The Salvation Army Food Bank is open to receive donations Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings,.
Please donate at most local grocery stores or dropping off at The Salvation Army
162 Ste. Marie Ste, Collingwood (Directly across from Giant Tiger).