The Salvation Army

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Salvation Army
Denomination type:
Year Reporting: 2010
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Description: The Salvation Army, founded in 1865 by William Booth (1829-1912) in London, England, and introduced into America in 1880, is an international religious and charitable movement organized and operated on a paramilitary pattern and is a branch of the Christian church. To carry out its purposes, The Salvation Army has established a widely diversified program of religious and social welfare services which are designed to meet the needs of children, youth and adults in all age groups.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 615 Slaters Ln.
Address line 2:
City: Alexandria
State: Virginia
Zip Code: 22313
Country: United States
Phone: (703)684-5500

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: National Community Rel. & Dev. Secretary, Major George Hood
Phone: (703)684-5526

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Major George Hood
Position: National Community Rel. & Dev. Secretary
Phone: (703)684-5526

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 107,846
Other Members: 306,115
Total Inclusive Members: 413,961
Total Churches: 1,232
Average Attendance: 100,860
Membership Calculation Method: Census

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 2,464
Other Service to the Church: 922
Retired: 1,851
Total Clergy: 5,237

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 1,008
Pupils: 90,815
Staff: 5,971
Total Individuals: 96,786

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $0.00
Total Giving Local Expense: $0.00
Total Financial: $0
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures