About Us

The Salvation Army offers a variety of services and programs throughout Bermuda for members of the communities that we serve. These activities are motivated by a belief that each individual possesses an inherent worth and dignity. It is the goal of The Salvation Army to restore dignity and hope in the lives of those we serve through these programs as they experience times of need.

Mission, Vision & Values

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Our Mission

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Our Vision

We are an innovative partner, mobilized to share hope wherever there is hardship, building communities that are just and know the love of Jesus.

Our Values









We give hope through the power of the gospel of Christ.   We reach out to support others without discriminations.   We respect and value others, recognizing everyone’s worth.   We responsively manage the resources entrusted to us.

The Salvation Army began its work in London, England, in 1865 when William Booth, a minister, abandoned the conventional concept of a church and a pulpit and took his message of hope to the poor, the homeless, the hungry and the destitute. By 1867 The Salvation Army had developed into a ministry offering basic schooling, reading rooms, penny banks, soup kitchens and relief aid to the destitute.

In July 2015, more than 15,000 Salvation Army members and friends – including delegates from Bermuda – united in London, England, at the Boundless Congress to celebrate 150 years of bringing help and hope to the world’s most vulnerable.

The Salvation Army is currently active in  more than 130 countries with a mission to meet human needs, without discrimination, be transforming influences and promote the dignity of all persons.