Jill Sperling

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Salvation Army Kettle Campaign starts up for another holiday season

By Jill Sperling
November 14, 2018 - 3:23pm Updated: November 14, 2018 - 5:27pm

KAMLOOPS — For more than 100 years, the Salvation Army's Kettle Campaign has been collecting funds for people in need. 

The campaign is the biggest fundraiser for the local Salvation Army and supports services like meal programs and children's ministries. 

Image Credit: Kent Simmonds / CFJC Today

Kamloops kicks off collection week for Operation Christmas Child

By Jill Sperling
November 12, 2018 - 4:38pm Updated: November 12, 2018 - 5:25pm

KAMLOOPS — Since 1993, more than 157 million children living around the world have received a gift through Operation Christmas Child. 

The Samaritan's Purse initiative ships out millions of shoeboxes filled with items for children who are living in impoverished or war-torn regions. 

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Kamloops School of the Arts recognizes Remembrance Day through performance

By Jill Sperling
November 9, 2018 - 4:09pm Updated: November 9, 2018 - 5:24pm

KAMLOOPS — Remembrance Day is on Sunday (Nov. 11) and many schools paid respect to veterans through assemblies today. 

With a poppy over every heart, students of the Kamloops School of the Arts put on a moving Remembrance Day performance.