Salvation Army of the Midlands

 Doing the Most Good.
  • Quicklinks

 Your gift makes a difference. Donate Now.
  • Find a Center
  • Enter your zip code to find your nearest Salvation Army.
ABC Columbia

ABC Columbia is our media sponsor for the Angel Tree program.

WLTX

WLTX is our television sponsor for Stuff-A-Bus.

Emergency Disaster Services

Emergency Disaster Services

News

2013 FISCAL YEAR IMPACT REPORT

February 03, 2014

Lives Touched: 2013 Community Impact

 

• 2,126 families received emergency basic needs assistance including rent, utility, and food boxes

 

• 188,931 meals were served to the homeless

 

• 1,527 clothing vouchers were issued

 

• 203 families received furniture vouchers (includes burnout victims and homeless families moving into housing)

 

• 4,587 hygiene kits were distributed

 

• 652 families received utility (electric, heat, and water) assistance

 

• 232 families received rent assistance (preventing eviction)

 

• 1,242 families received food boxes (does not include Christmas)

 

• 87 children and youth enjoyed Salvation Army summer camp for a week

 

• 248 children received new, well-fitting clothes, shoes, and school supplies through the Clothes for Kids program

 

• 25 students in grades 2-5 who had fallen behind in their reading ability sharpened their skills as a result of the Leveraging Literacy afternoon reading program (2012 school year = 11 students; 2013 school year = 14 students)

 

• 4,108 children were given new gifts for Christmas

 

• 1,832 families received Christmas assistance

 

• 3,012 food boxes were distributed to families at Christmas

 

• $119,283.33 was contributed to social service programs by the Family Store

 

• 10,246 volunteer hours were recorded

 

• 2,468 total Sunday School attendance

 

• 3,548 total Sunday Morning Worship Service attendance

 

• 1,213 total Sunday Evening Worship Service attendance

 

• 1,545 total Wednesday Evening Bible Study attendance

 

• 2,781 visitation hours were logged by Salvation Army officers visiting 5,808 total persons at the VA and rest homes

 

• 70 children and youth attended Vacation Bible School

Back to News List