Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is a Christian denominational church and international charitable organization structured in a quasi-military fashion. The organization reports worldwide membership of over 1.5 million, consisting of soldiers, officers and adherents known as Salvationists. Its founders Catherine and William Booth sought to bring salvation to the poor, destitute and hungry by meeting both their "physical and spiritual needs". It has a presence in 126 countries, running charity shops, operating shelters for the homeless, and providing disaster relief and humanitarian aid to developing countries.
Posts about Salvation Army
  • Refocus, Repurpose and Reuse!

    … greatly discounted. When my son was going to rent an apartment in college we purchased a great deal of the apartment furniture from thrift stores and second hand furniture consignment stores. A particular couch I found at Salvation Army was marked $88.00 and I received a 10% discount for paying cash so it ended up costing $80; I found a slip cover…

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  • Are Church and Religious Workers Covered by the FLSA?

    … operates a school, nursing home or rental hall, however, there may be sufficient nexus to require compliance with the FLSA’s minimum wage and overtime rules. FLSA, the Salvation Army and Adult Rehabilitation Workers One of the most recent appeals court cases dates back to 2008. The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals took up a case involving husband…

    Due Diligence- 25 readers -