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

Latest Updates

JUNIOR CHEFS COOK WITH S.T.E.A.M.

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Summer Camp Partnership uses S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) to teach nutrition and wellness to at-risk children in Palm Beach County. West Palm Beach, Florida (July 21, 2021) – The FLIPANY (Florida Introduces…

LOCAL NONPROFIT LAUNCHES BOOKMOBILE PROJECT WITH COMMUNITY LIBRARY

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Village of Palm Spring Library joins Lake Worth Salvation Army Corp to provide books to local youth. West Palm Beach, Florida (June 23, 2021) – On Tuesday, June 22nd, a Bookmobile, fashioned from a Rapid Response Emergency Vehicle previously…

VILLAGE COUNCIL PARTNERS WITH NONPROFIT TO SEND LOCAL YOUTH TO SUMMER SPORTS, MUSIC, AND ART CAMP

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Village of Palm Spring joins The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County in sending local youth to Regional Summer Camp. West Palm Beach, Florida (June 21, 2021) – On Monday, June 21st, 52 youth ages of 7 -17 boarded an early morning bus at the…

LOCAL YOUTH INTRODUCED TO SUMMER SPORTS, MUSIC, AND ART CAMP

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Village of Palm Spring joins The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County in sending local youth to Regional Camp and Music and Arts Conservatory.West Palm Beach, Florida (June 21, 2021) – On Monday, June 21st, the Village of Palm Springs…

HUMANA AND SALVATION ARMY CELEBRATE FATHERS’ DAY

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Humana and The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County partner to reduce health insecurity.  West Palm Beach, Florida (June 17th, 2021) – On Saturday, June 19th Humana will host a Complimentary Coffee Stand for Father’s Day Eve at The…

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.

The Salvation Army Boca Raton Center for Worship & Service

300 SW 2nd Avenue Boca Raton, FL 33432

“God loves with a great love the man whose heart is bursting with a passion for the impossible.” — William Booth

Corps Officers & Pastors

Majors Serge & Celimene Lalanne

Our charge:

Meeting the needs of the community through spiritual formation, education, food, clothing, and social and financial services.

Sunday Worship Schedule:

9:45 a.m. Sunday School
11:00 a.m. Worship Service

Activities & Facilities

Sunbeams and Explorers: Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Youth Activities are for children ages 6 to 16 years.

Character Building Program includes Bible lessons, service projects, emblem-earning, and Camp.

Dinner and snack is provided.

We partner with six different facilities in the Boca Raton and Delray areas allowing us the opportunity to visit and uplift nearly 1,000 seniors on a regular basis.

Senior Adult Ministries (Ages 55 and Over)

  • Meet the third Wednesday of each month.
  • Senior adults enjoy group activities and fellowship with their peers, group activities and games, arts and crafts as well as conversation with peers; while enjoying a bite to eat.

Our five-day Bible School focuses on a theme that is carried through our Corps activities of Bible, craft, snack, music and games. The parents attend graduation program at the end of the week.

Open to females age 16 and over.

Meets Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

Those attending do not need to be a member of The Salvation Army. We meet to worship God, to fellowship with one another, be of service to others, and to learn.

Youth groups are for middle school through college aged youth.

They meet Mondays from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

They include a Bible lesson, field trips, activities, fellowship, education and direction for a Christian lifestyle.

Listen to “Frankly Speaking,” a weekly podcast featuring Frank Marangos, Director of Development and Communications

Listen to Frank’s podcast on iHeartRadio anytime, or tune in Saturdays at noon on WJNO 1290 AM, for insights on matters related to philanthropy and charitable contribution to the Palm Beach County community.



Make a Financial Donation

The Salvation Army of Palm Beach relies on the financial generosity of donors like you in order to meet the needs of those we serve.

  • To make a local donation, mail your check to: The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County, 2100 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33409
  • To make a credit card donation, click here or call 561-686-3530 ext. 26270.
  • volunteer stocking shelves at TSA food pantry

Help Stock Our Food Pantry

YOU CAN HELP OTHERS WHO ARE EXPERIENCING FOOD INSECURITIES.

Despite Palm Beach County’s prevalent wealth, more than 226,280 residents, including 63,000 children, struggle with hunger. For many, food insecurity may be temporary or long term.

Donations can be dropped off at the following Salvation Army locations:

2100 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd.   West Palm Beach, FL 33409
4051 Kirk Road   Lake Worth, FL 33460
300 SW 2nd Avenue   Boca Raton, FL 33432

Please remember pop-top cans for the homeless. If donating out of your own pantry please remember to avoid glass & opened containers as well as expired items. You can also shop on-line and have items delivered directly to us. Just click the link below and choose Salvation Army, Palm Beach County. Order from our shopping list or pick a brand of your choosing. Gift Cards are needed and greatly appreciated as well.

https://www.walmart.com/registry/registryforgood/28382414-0de0-4187-8d03-bb1b7aebb4ae/view

Some Suggested Non-Perishable Food Items:

  • Pancake Mix
  • Oatmeal
  • Hot/Cold Cereals
  • Grits
  • Breakfast Bars
  • Granola Bars
  • Corn Meal
  • Canned
  • Powdered Milk (no refrigeration required)
  • Fruit Juice
  • Ensure or other nutritional supplement drinks
  • Chicken
  • Tuna
  • Spam
  • Vienna Sausages
  • Ham
  • Sloppy Joe Mix
  • Chili
  • Corned Beef
  • Beef Stew
  • Chicken n Dumplings
  • Canned
  • Packaged
  • Dried
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Spaghetti
  • Elbows
  • Egg Noodles
  • Tuna Helper
  • Hamburger Helper
  • Packaged Kidney
  • Pinto
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Black beans
  • Saltines/Ritz/Graham Crackers
  • Peanut Butter/Cheese Crackers
  • Packaged Cookies
  • Dried Fruit
  • Trail Mix
  • Packaged Rice
  • Pasta sides
  • Ravioli
  • Spaghetti-O’s
  • Refried Beans
  • Pork & Beans
  • Baked Beans
  • Canned Fruit
  • Corn, Peas
  • Carrots
  • Mixed Vegetables
  • Potatoes
  • Rice
  • Instant/Packaged Potatoes
  • Peanut Butter
  • Jelly/Preserves
  • Sugar
  • Flour
  • Hot Cocoa/Chocolate
  • Instant Coffee
  • Tea/Drink Mixes
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Pancake Syrup
  • Gravies
  • Dressings
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Mayonnaise

Shop the Pantry

Once a Month Food Distribution

Feeding the Mind, Body and Spirit

WHEN?

Last Friday of Every Month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
(Unless it falls on a holiday – call for alternate date)

WHERE?

West Palm Beach Worship & Service Center
2122 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL
(ACTIVITY HALL – LOCATED BEHIND THE CHURCH BUILDING)

Everyone is welcome to stop by, during the designated times, and choose from food items on hand. First come, first served.

* Please bring your own shopping bags *

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CALL: 561-686-3530

ALIMENTANDO LA MENTE EL CUERPO Y EL ALMA

Distribución de alimentos: Último viernes de cada mes 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
West Palm Beach Worship & Service Center  -  2122 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
(ACTIVITY HALL – LOCALIZADO DETRAS DE LA IGLESIA)

Todos estan invitados a pasar, durante las horas designadas, y elegir lo que quieran llevar
de los productos disponibles. Se le Sirve en orden de llegada.

* Porfavor traiga su propia bolsa para cargar los alimentos *

Para mas informacion porfavor llamar al The Salvation Army 561-686-3530

NOURRIR L’ESPRIT, LE CORPS ET L’ESPRIT

Distribution alimentaire: dernier vendredi de chaque mois 9h00 - 23h00
(à moins qu’il ne tombe sur un jour férié – appel à une autre date)

Centre de culte et de service de West Palm Beach  -  2122, boul. Palm Beach Lakes
SALLE D’ACTIVITÉS – situé derrière le bâtiment de l’église

Tout le monde est bienvenu pour s’arrêter, pendant les heures désignées, et choisir
parmi les produits alimentaires à disposition. premiers arrivés seront les premiers servis.

* S’il vous plaît apportez vos propres sacs à provisions *

Pour plus d’informations s’il vous plaît appelez l’armée du Salut 561-686-3530

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.

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.
  • Become a Disaster Services Volunteer

    We combat natural disasters with acts of God.

Become a Disaster Services Volunteer

When a disaster or emergency strikes, The Salvation Army is there to help. Volunteers play a crucial role in our disaster response efforts by offering basic needs and assistance to those who may have lost everything. 

Ways we help:

  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Immediate Emergency Response
  • Long-Term Disaster Recovery
  • Spiritual and Emotional Care

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Disaster Services Training Classes

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!

Photo Gallery of Events

We are so very grateful to our many community and corporate sponsors, our generous donors, our hard working volunteers, and to everyone who helps and supports our efforts of “Doing The Most Good”!

Click an image to open and scroll through the gallery.

2021

S.T.E.A.M. Program

Students Learning at Northwest Community Center

Bookmobile Project Launch

Palm Springs Public Library

Sports, Music and Art Camp

Local Youth Introduced to Summer Camp

Veterans Event - The Grey Team

Working together to help Veterans R.I.S.E.

National Salvation Army Week 2021

"Doing The Most Good" during National Salvation Army Week

Breaking Bread Breaking Barriers

Our Partnership with the Philip D. Lewis Center since June 2018

2020

The 2020 Christmas Season

"Doing The Most Good" in the midst of a pandemic

Christmas Fundraiser

“12 Dinners of Christmas”

“Hearts of Gold” Luncheon

Hosted by The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary

2019

Valentine’s Day Fashion Show and Sale

Hosted by The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary

2019 Annual Hearts of Gold Luncheon

Hosted by The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary

2019 Northwest Community Center Luncheon

Coming Together To Support Children in Our Community

The 2019 Christmas Season

"Angel Tree and Kettles"

2019 Annual Christmas Gala

“A Nutcracker Spectacular”

2018

2018 Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Newton’s law states that energy can neither be created or destroyed but only transferred.

God created the energy impact and we just keep it going. Just like Newton’s Cradle.

2018 Christmas Season

"Palm Beach Christmas Parade;  Christmas in July with Roger Dean Stadium,  Angel Tree & Kettles"

2018 Christmas Ball

"A Christmas Carol"

2017

2017 Feeding The Hungry In Our Community

Mobile Canteen manned by Volunteers and Staff

2017 Annual Christmas Gala

“Holiday in the Alpine Forest”

2017 Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

"Celebrating Our Volunteers"

2016

2016 Northwest Community Center Luncheon

"Help Keep Our Children Safe"

2016 Annual Christmas Gala

“Under The Sea”