The Salvation Army : An Organization

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The Salvation Army is an Army willing to do the most good. According to the Salvation Army, their mission statement is “The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.” (The Salvation Army: Doing the Most Good, p. 2017) There is a Salvation Army Family Donation Store and there is a Salvation Army Corps and Community Center. The Family Donation Store is located at 433 Robeson Street and the phone number is (910)764-1041. The Operations Director is Sue Jordan and Ms. Pauletta also supervises an…show more content…
Their vouchers should contain how much money they have and what they are allowed to purchase. This organization is a non-profit organization. The money made at the Salvation goes to helping those in need. When money is donated to The Salvation Army it assists in funding their various programs. Some of the programs and services provided by The Salvation Army are Social Services which provides utility and energy assistance, the clothing and furniture vouchers, and food pantry. The Corps and Community Center which provides Youth After-school Program and Summer Day Camp Program, Weekly Senior Citizen’s Group and Weekly Worship. The Shelter and Community Feeding Program which provides Emergency Homeless Shelter for up to 75 people per night, men, women and families, Love Lunches and Dinners and “White Flag” Emergency Shelter which offers extra space during freezing conditions. They also have Seasonal Programs. One is the Christmas Assistance/ Angel Tree Program which provides Christmas gift assistance to families and seniors that meet certain financial qualifications. They begin accepting applications in October and continue through early November then the qualifying children and seniors are put up for “Adoption” on Angel Trees throughout the community. Gifts are distributed around the middle of December. The Salvation Army also offers Disaster Relief Services. Disasters can
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