Tuesday, August 4, 2009
This is the local Salvation Army building in Tallahassee. The Salvation Army is a charitable organization offering shelter and meals for the homeless, group homes for handicapped persons, spouse abuse shelters, drop-in centers for run-aways, job training for the unemployed, camps for disadvantaged children and seniors, and treatment centers for substance abusers. During a disaster, The Salvation Army offers food, water, clothing, counseling and furniture to disaster victims. To read more information about the history and purpose of the Salvation Army in the United States, go here.