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  • At The Salvation Army, we are dedicated to Doing the Most Good

What Do We Do?

The Salvation Army of Greater Birmingham serves people in need without discrimination. Whether it’s a hot meal, a safe place to sleep,  assistance paying a water bill, or a more long-term solution – The Salvation Army is here to help. Every person’s story and circumstances are unique and we tailor our services and programs to best meet an individual’s needs.

“Doing The Most Good.” In these four words, our mission – to feed, to clothe, to comfort, to care. To rebuild broken homes and broken lives one person at a time. By walking with the addicted, we can lead them to recovery. In fighting hunger and poverty, we can feed and nurture the spirit. And, in living and sharing the Christian Gospel by meeting tangible needs, we give the world a lasting display of the love behind our beliefs.

We meet human need
without discrimination

The Salvation Army assists approximately
25 million Americans annually

We serve in 130 countries around the globe

We have over 1.5 million members
consisting of officers, soldiers, and adherents

We’ve been pursuing our mission since 1865

Our Mission Statement.

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. The Salvation Army exists to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

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