Doing the Most Good in Palm Beach County Since 1922

Here in Palm Beach County, The Salvation Army is dedicated to Doing the Most Good through a variety of programs and services. We continually assess the needs of our community and develop strategies to meet those needs.

Impact by the Numbers (2020)

Leadership & Location

2022 Marks The Salvation Army’s 100th Year of Service In Palm Beach County

Our Mission

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.

Become a Volunteer with the Salvation Army

The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County offers many volunteer and community service opportunities

Whether it's ringing the Red Kettle bells, Adopting an Angel from one of our Angel Trees, helping with Disaster Relief, serving on our Women's Auxiliary, or looking for ways to fulfill Community Service hours, there are numerous ways to change lives in our community through volunteering with The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County.

In Palm Beach County, for further information or details, contact Joann Gould at 561-686-3530.

The Gift of Time

More than 2,600 people across Palm Beach County volunteered 11,000 hours of their time, talents, and resources, to assist The Salvation Army’s work. Volunteers are critical partners in helping to fulfill our promise of ‘Doing the Most Good’ for those in need.

On average, volunteers are worth: $24.14 per hour

“There is no reward equal to that of Doing the Most Good to the most people in the most need.” — Evangeline Booth

Together we:

  • Served 112,020 meals to residents suffering from food insecurity and hunger.
  • Gave Christmas to 2,181 children in Palm Beach County’s most distressed communities.
  • Provided 33,790 nights of shelter for men, women & children in distress.
  • Helped 10,463 individuals with emergency rent and utilities assistance.

The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County is grateful to bring special events throughout the year to our community. We invite you to join us!

We host a variety of events throughout the year, including volunteer training, back-to-school events, music camp concerts, food distribution events, mobile feedings, Thanksgiving dinners, Angel Tree, Christmas plays and many other family-friendly events. Check back often for updates and listings!

2022 Celebrates our Centennial in Palm Beach County. Please visit the Centennial tab on this website for more events and special projects happening this year…. Including the return of the Christmas Gala.