Samaritan's Purse Canada

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Sep 12, 2019, 12:59 ET Samaritan's Purse aiding Hurricane Dorian victims in Atlantic Canada

Christian relief agency has specially equipped Disaster Relief Unit, recruiting volunteers, in PEI while also helping with clean-up, shelter, medical, and other hurricane recovery needs in Bahamas...


Sep 08, 2019, 16:20 ET Samaritan's Purse aiding Hurricane Dorian victims in Nova Scotia

Christian relief agency sending specially equipped Disaster Relief Unit, recruiting clean-up volunteers CALGARY, Sept. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is sending one of its specially...


Sep 03, 2019, 10:13 ET Samaritan's Purse helping Bahamas hurricane victims

Christian relief agency airlifts emergency shelter materials, critical supplies on DC-8 cargo plane CALGARY, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse is preparing to fly its DC-8 cargo plane stocked...


May 13, 2019, 13:57 ET Samaritan's Purse helping Ottawa flood victims

Christian relief agency deploys specially equipped transport truck, begins recruiting volunteers to clean out damaged homes; marks third time in three years that agency helping area homeowners...


Apr 29, 2019, 13:24 ET Samaritan's Purse helping New Brunswick flood victims

Christian relief agency assessing situation in flooded eastern Ontario and western Quebec CALGARY, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is helping New Brunswick's flood victims by moving...


Mar 21, 2019, 18:08 ET Samaritan's Purse sending planeload of aid to Mozambique to help victims of deadly cyclone

Donations needed to address urgent demand for shelter, medical supplies, other aid CALGARY, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse is sending its specially equipped DC-8 to Mozambique with shelter...


Jan 25, 2019, 10:30 ET The world's struggling children to receive 517,000 gift-filled shoeboxes from Canadians

2018 total includes boxes packed online through PackaBox.ca option available year-round CALGARY, Jan. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians lovingly packed 517,437 shoeboxes with toys, hygiene items, school...


Dec 28, 2018, 15:44 ET Samaritan's Purse aiding Ebola victims in Africa

As death count surpasses 300, Christian organization builds treatment centers, sends experts to help CALGARY, Dec. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - About 300 people have died and at least 200 more are fighting for...


Nov 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadians can keep blessing hurting children through Operation Christmas Child

Pack shoeboxes online, any time of day or night, at PackaBox.ca CALGARY, Nov. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - National Collection Week for Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christmas Child program has come and gone,...


Nov 09, 2018, 09:00 ET Deadline to provide gift-filled shoeboxes to struggling children only 10 days away

Sunday, Nov. 18 is final day to drop off Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes; after that, Canadians can continue to pack boxes online at PackABox.ca CALGARY, Nov. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - The deadline for...


Oct 15, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadians invited to bless children in need with Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts

National Collection Week—when everyone's boxes are to be at Collection Centers—is Nov. 12-18 CALGARY, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's 2018 Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection season starts...


Oct 02, 2018, 16:44 ET Samaritan's Purse sending planeloads of aid to Indonesia to help victims of deadly tsunami

Donations needed to address urgent need for clean water, medical supplies, other aid CALGARY, Oct. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse is sending two planes, including its own specially equipped DC-8,...


Sep 24, 2018, 16:29 ET Samaritan's Purse helping Ottawa-Gatineau tornado victims

Christian relief agency sending specially equipped Disaster Relief Unit, recruiting clean-up volunteers CALGARY, Sept. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is helping tornado victims in the...


Sep 17, 2018, 17:12 ET Samaritan's Purse in North Carolina to help victims of Hurricane Florence

Donations needed to help thousands of devastated homeowners recover CALGARY, Sept. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is sending trained Canadian staff to work alongside our U.S. colleagues in ...


Jun 07, 2018, 18:24 ET Samaritan's Purse providing shelter, food, and more to Guatemala volcano victims

Christian disaster relief and development organization rushing to help CALGARY, June 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse is coming to the aid of Guatemalans who have fled for their lives to escape an...


May 04, 2018, 13:49 ET Samaritan's Purse helping New Brunswick flood victims

Christian relief agency sending specially equipped Disaster Relief Unit, recruiting clean-up volunteers CALGARY, May 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is helping New Brunswick's flood victims...


Jan 26, 2018, 09:00 ET The world's struggling children to receive 615,000 gift-filled shoeboxes from Canadians

2017 total includes boxes packed online through PackaBox.ca option available year-round CALGARY, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians lovingly packed 615,120 shoeboxes with toys, hygiene items, school...


Nov 20, 2017, 13:28 ET Canadians can keep blessing hurting children through Operation Christmas Child

Pack shoeboxes online at PackaBox.ca or drop off boxes at Guelph processing center CALGARY, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - National Collection Week for Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christmas Child program...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Samaritan's Purse providing medical, physical relief to desperate Rohingya refugees

Federal government matching all donations from Canadians up to Nov. 28 CALGARY, Nov. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is providing medical aid and distributing emergency supplies to...


Nov 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Deadline to provide gift-filled shoeboxes to struggling children only nine days away

Sunday, Nov. 19 is final day to drop off Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes; after that, Canadians can continue to pack boxes online at PackABox.ca CALGARY, Nov. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - The deadline for...


Oct 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Canadians invited to bless children in need with Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts

National Collection Week—when everyone's boxes are to be at Collection Centers—is Nov. 13-19 CALGARY, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's 2017 Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection season starts...


Oct 03, 2017, 11:51 ET Samaritan's Purse sending "relocatable" building to help hurricane victims in Caribbean

Donated by Calgary firm, special building on truck to US for flight to Caribbean; several Canadians going with to erect it on storm-battered Barbuda CALGARY, Oct. 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse...


Sep 08, 2017, 21:11 ET Samaritan's Purse to help victims of Hurricane Irma

Donations needed to help devastated families CALGARY, Sept. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadians are part of a coordinated international response to assist victims in the Hurricane Irma-ravaged Caribbean...


Aug 29, 2017, 18:54 ET Samaritan's Purse in Texas to help victims of Hurricane Harvey

Canadian volunteers and donations needed to help homeowners recover CALGARY, Aug. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse has five specially equipped Disaster Relief Units either in Texas or on their way, ...


Jul 25, 2017, 11:41 ET Samaritan's Purse helping B.C. wildfire victims

Christian relief organization sending specially equipped Disaster Relief Unit to train/equip volunteers CALGARY, July 25, 2017 /CNW/ - Samaritan's Purse Canada is aiding families who lost their homes ...