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The Salvation Army, Lynchburg, Virginia

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Address: 2215 Park Avenue
Lynchburg, Virginia  24501  
United States
Fax: 434-846-1549
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 250
EIN: 58-0660607
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Mission Statement


The mission of The Salvation Army is to provide food, shelter, and a whole gamut of practical aid to needy men, women and children. While Salvationists believe that the ultimate answer for the people who come to them in crisis can be found through God's love, their practical ministry is given unreservedly regardless of a person's race, color, creed--or lack of it.

Description


The Salvation Army has been established in Lynchburg for over 100 years. The office is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; however, the Emergency Shelter and Transitional Housing for Women and Children are open 365 days a year. The Community Feeding Program provides breakfast and dinner 365 days a year also, to anyone who comes. We serve the City of Lynchburg and the surrounding counties of Amherst, Bedford and Campbell. The programs we manage include the Emergency Shelter, Community Feeding Program, Transitional Shelter for Women and Children, Noah's Ark Day Care, Christmas assistance, emergency social services, summer camp, disaster services.

The Salvation Army has been established in Lynchburg for over 100 years. The office is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; however, the Emergency Shelter and Transitional Housing for Women and Children are open 365 days a year. The Community Feeding Program provides breakfast and dinner 365 days a year also, to anyone who comes. We serve the City of Lynchburg and the surrounding counties of Amherst, Bedford and Campbell. The programs we manage include the Emergency Shelter, Community Feeding Program, Transitional Shelter for Women and Children, Noah's Ark Day Care, Christmas assistance, emergency social services, summer camp, disaster services.

Mission Statement: The mission of The Salvation Army is to provide food, shelter, and a whole gamut of practical aid to needy men, women and children. While Salvationists believe that the ultimate answer for the people who come to them in crisis can be found through God's love, their practical ministry is given unreservedly regardless of a person's race, color, creed--or lack of it.

Denominational Affiliations


Salvation Army


Local Affiliation



Organizational Affiliations


Salvation Army


Program Type:


Homeless Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No