The Salvation Army - Des Moines Citadel


Did you know The Salvation Army is one of the largest human service providers in the world? Our Mission is to meet human needs in God's name without discrimination. And our work wouldn't be possible without the generous support of our many community partners, donors and volunteers.

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1st-2nd Grade - Coach/Asst. Coach 1
Assistant Coach - 5th-6th Grades 1
Basketball Program Volunteers 1
Head Coach - 5th-6th Grades 1
Team Helpers - 1st-2nd Grades 1
Team Helpers - 5th-6th Grades 1

Bible Study

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Bible Study 1

Character Building Programs

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Drama 1
Driver & helpers 1
Girl Guards (girls grades 6-12) 1
Girl Guards (girls grades 6-12) 1
Moon Beams - Assistant Leader 1
Moon Beams - Leader 1
Youth Helpers 1
Youth Lock-In 1

Christmas Ministries

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Gift Preparation 1
Red Kettle Income 1

Community Cares Ministries (LOM)

Visitation to shut-ins, hospitals, care centers. Also, seasonal distribution of gifts.

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Leader 1
Other Activities 1
Visitation 1

Community Center Recreational Program

Other recreational activities other than Basketball Program.

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Dodge Ball 1

Day Camp

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Counselors 1
Day Camp Sign-up 1
Drivers 1
Spring Break 1


Includes Breakfast, Drama Presentations and all other activities pertaining Easter.
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Drama Practice and Presentation 1

Family Assistance

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Pantry assistant 0

Meetings and Activities

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Drivers 1

Men's Ministries

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Easter Breakfast 1
Leader 1

Music Programs

Praise Team
Leading music in Worship Meetings

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Interpretive Movement 1

Property Maintenance

Assisting in maintaining yard and play area around the building, such as raking, mowing, clearing away trash, etc.
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Janitorial Helper 1
Yard Work 1

Summer Day Camp

Registered youth to participate in activities provided for this special program. Camp is scheduled for approximately 8 to 9 weeks.

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Chaperones (For Field Trips) 1
Teen Helper 1

Sunday School

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Adult Sunday School Class, Assistant Teacher 1
Christmas Program 1
Jr. & Sr. High School Teacher (grades 7-12) 1

Welcome Sgt.

Welcomes all who enter for the morning worship meeting
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Welcome Sgt. 1

Women's Ministries

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Leader 1
Meals Provided for Variety of Events 1
Women's Ministries - Meetings & Activities 1

Worship Meetings

Sunday morning worship meetings.

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Junior Soldiers 1
Pianist for Worship Services 1
Sound System Operator 1

Mission Statement

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.