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Twin Cities Salvation Army, The

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.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 2/11/2014
2445 Prior Ave N
Roseville , MN 55113
Phone: 651-746-3400
Fax: 651-746-3410
Other Names Used Salvation Army, Salvation Army Twin Cities, The Salvation Army, Salvation Army Northern Division
EIN 41-0698597
Principal Staff Robert Thomson, Divisional Commander
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 432
Number of Volunteers 27,641
Number of Clients Served 234,000
Donated Goods Accepts donated goods
General Information
Board Chair Jeff Daugherty
Number of Board Members 35
Board meetings with quorum 6
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 19.33
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
Board
Accomplishments
• To prevent homelessness in the Twin Cities Metro Area o Cases served by paying rent, mortgage and energy assistance to help people remain in their homes— 8,400 o Housing stays provided-- 463,000 o We opened a new 11 bed youth serving shelter in St. Paul • To abate hunger in the Twin Cities Metro Area o We served 89,000 people through our food shelves with over 2.5 million pounds of food o We served 716,000 hot meals to the hungry o We opened a new food shelf in the Maplewood, MN area to abate hunger o We opened three youth serving food shelves in St. Paul o We started another hot meal program in a hunger insecure area of Minneapolis with a partnering agency. • To develop holistically healthy youth, especially at-risk youth o We served 5,778 youth through our out of school time programs, character building programs, summer day/summer camps, our community center programs and our child care centers o We opened an additional child care program in St. Paul
Current Goals
Our goals will essentially remain the same, although some of our objectives will be different. • To prevent homelessness in the Twin Cities Metro Area o To boost the funds available for paying rent, mortgage to help people remain in their homes by 1.5% per year over the next three years. o Decide the future of the Hope Harbor Housing Program, i.e., decide whether to purchase the building or not. • To abate hunger in the Twin Cities Metro Area o Add one cargo van to our fleet for food pick-ups and delivery o Add one additional driver o Add one truck to our fleet for food pick-ups and delivery (over next two years) o Expand food shelf space and hot meal service space at our St. Paul Eastside location o Expand food shelf space at our Minneapolis Parkview location o Open new kitchen and hot meal program at our Minneapolis Parkview location o Begin Pathway of Hope program to help families become less crisis oriented, more stable and more economically self-sufficient. • To develop holistically healthy youth, especially at-risk youth o We plan to license our out of school time programs with the MN Department of Human Services (DHS Rule 3). o We plan to convert our current character building programs to focus on building developmental assets as defined by the SEARCH Institute (over the next three years).
Community or Constituency Served
Serving individuals and families in financial crisis.
Geographic Area Served
Twin Cities10-county metro area
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $21,681,357 81.4%
Management: $1,452,629 5.5%
Fundraising: $3,495,588 13.1%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2012 2011 2010
End of Year: $57,565,844 $55,977,411 $55,051,763
Beginning of Year $55,977,411 $55,051,763 $0
Difference $1,588,433 $925,648 $55,051,763
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $57,565,844
Based on information provided on 2010 to 2012
Financials
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