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Last modified: December 6, 2010, 6:39 AM
The Salvation Army's 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. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia engages people through a comprehensive array of supportive programs, including foster care, development disabilities home and job placement, welfare to work, residential programs for the homeless and addicted, community center programs for all ages, summer camp, senior centers, emergency assistance, and more.