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Latest news: Red Shield Appeal

Red Shield Appeal aims to raise $300k in ACT

While Canberra residents woke up to subzero temperatures on Friday, things are hotting up for The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal this weekend.

ACT Salvos Red Shield Appeal aims to raise $150,000

The Salvation Army officially launched the Red Shield Appeal in the ACT yesterday, 13 May, at the Australian War Memorial Treloar Technology Centre in Mitchell, aiming to raise $150,000 for the local...

A life transformed by a knock on the door

This year's Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal has gone digital, due to the coronavirus. Ahead of the digital appeal this weekend, 23-24 May, one local woman shares her story ... Myrna, aged 70,...

‘Virtual Alan’ continues support for Salvos

Alan Jessop is a familiar face for those passing through the Canberra Centre, having collected donations for the Salvation Army for 30 years, and his presence there continues – albeit in a different form.

Red Shield Appeal doorknock goes digital

After more than 55 years of knocking on doors each May, The Salvation Army is taking the Red Shield Appeal digital in response to COVID-19’s impact on social contact.