Major Kelly Rideout: "Here I Am" Everything in Major Rideout’s being has lined her up with The Salvation Army.

    Compassion and Commitment in Jamaica

    Across the island, The Salvation Army, led by powerful women, meets people at their point of need.

    Faith & Friends

    Around the world and in Jamaica, The Salvation Army is a strong advocate for equity and women in leadership, uplifting and amplifying the voices of women on every level—spiritually, physically and emotionally

    Becoming Brave

    Salvation Army will hold third annual event for girls in spring 2023.


    BRAVE is a movement that starts with meeting girls where they are, regardless of socio-economic circumstance, educational attainment, life experience or goals and ambitions. From March to May, The Salvation Army will host BRAVE 2023 events all over the country, with the goal of communicating strength and agency to all young women who attend.

    "Is This the Night?"

    Kent Hepditch had a decision to make—one that would change his life forever.

    Faith & Friends

    Kent Hepditch wanted to go up to the altar to become a Christian—but he couldn't move. Then, he felt a hand on his shoulder, and someone asked a question that changed his life.

    Soul Survivor

    Canadian Survivor winner Maryanne Oketch had an important weapon in her arsenal: faith.

    Faith & Friends

    Despite the hardships, Canadian Survivor winner Maryanne Oketch never considered quitting.  “When it’s raining and all you want is to be dry, you just keep playing the game." And she did!

    The Gift of Years

    Are we making the most of the wisdom, knowledge and experience of older people?


    As people live longer and healthier lives than previous generations, seniors are a rapidly growing segment of the population. Do we see the opportunities for ministry by, with and for older adults?

    Driving Innovation

    A free bike-lending program in Victoria encourages wellness and connection.


    Victoria Citadel's bike-lending program emerges from a territorial innovation grant.

    Service in Sudbury

    Globe-trotting pilot Bob Ungar has dedicated years of volunteer time to helping The Salvation Army.

    Faith & Friends

    Once a globe-trotting pilot, Bob Ungar hastouched down, dedicating years of volunteertime to helping The Salvation Army.

    The Salvation Army is active in more than 130 countries worldwide. With such a wide scope of ministry, there are many service opportunities for both officers and lay personnel interested in serving overseas. Below is a list of available positions in other Salvation Army territories, prepared by the IHQ personnel

    No Child Left Behind

    Investing in the future at The Salvation Army’s School for the Blind & Visually Impaired in Jamaica.

    International Development

    The Salvation Army’s School for the Blind and Visually Impaired in Kingston, Jamaica provides high-quality education for more than 120 students.