The Salvation Army operates in over 120 countries worldwide! Our founders in London, England in 1865 were William and Catherine Booth - Methodist Humanitarians, who developed their ministries for the poor people in the desolate East End of London. Our current Mission Statement Worldwide 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.
I WANT TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE SALVATION ARMY!
Volunteer Information for New Applicants Effective 2/1/15
Volunteer Applicants working with children or at risk adults will still need to submit these paper forms to the Jefferson City or Columbia Corps which are available after the applicants have registered online. These are also located as pdfs one can download from the links at the bottom of this webpage:
State of Missouri Caregiver Background Screening (MO State Highway Patrol) Statement of Volunteers for Working with Children (THQ Registry) Safe from Harm Guidelines for Working with Children
Approved Volunteers who have cleared the Background Screening process must complete online Safe from Harm training within 90 days of approval. There is also Safe from Harm online training instructions as a pdf below. Please Call Gale Bullock at 573-442-3229, ext. 221 if you have any questions.
Our Volunteers Are Very Important People to Us!