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Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO)

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SAWSO is a international humanitarian organization based in Alexandria, VA that was founded in 1977. As of 2019 they had $23 million in revenue and $63 million in assets.

Salvation Army World Service Office's mission is to support and strengthen The Salvation Army's efforts to work hand-in-hand with communities to improve the health, economic, and spiritual conditions of the poor throughout the world.

(703) 684-5500
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Program areas at SAWSO

<relief and reconstruction services>1) earthquake response in papua new guinea: following The 2018 earthquake that affected remote areas of papua new guinea, The Salvation Army partnered with several local churches to assist in rebuilding affected communities. In partnership with catholic health services, The maternal and child health clinic was reconstructed. The anglican church in papua new guinea was supported by installing rain-water harvesting equipment in 12 different locations throughout The affected area. Two schools were rebuilt in partnership with The baptist union. The new construction makes use of earthquake-resistant materials and is designed to make spaces safer for students and staff. In addition, support was offered through The livelihoods restoration and literacy programs to support local infrastructure (solar powered pumps, etc. ), and to assist The badly-damaged agriculture sector. In partnership with The united church in The hela region, six (6) teachers' houses were rebuilt. These homes are essential to ...

<empowerment and livelihood programs>sawso has begun working with women in congo brazzaville to set up a savings group program in a remote region lacking financial institutions. The savings groups will help The women to save money so that they are financially stable when they cannot harvest during The dry season. Sawso is also working to train The women in new agricultural techniques to increase their yields.additionally, sawso is supporting a livestock and savings group program in tanzania for those at risk for, or have already been affected by, female genital mutilation (fgm). The program aims to educate The community about The physical and psychological dangers of fgm, while empowering at-risk girls with opportunities to earning a livelihood through a goat rotation project.sawso started worth programs in three new kenyan communities this year. The worth project assists women through literacy, business training, savings groups and lending services. Workshops for The women ...

<health programs>sawso's health programs are designed to help end poverty and improve quality of life. The Salvation Army serves The poor and vulnerable by implementing programs that enhance health Service quality and increase access to community-based services at Salvation army-operated hospitals and clinics. Program focus areas are: maternal, child and adolescent health; hiv treatment and prevention; non-communicable diseases; community health and health sri lanka, sawso continues to support Salvation Army staff doing community outreach in an area beset with deadly kidney disease, identifying cases early and referring them for life-saving treatment. The project conducts over 200 mobile clinic sessions in rural areas each year, aiming to screen more than 40,000 people annually for The disease. Those who test positive are referred to ministry of health for follow up, which can include dialysis at a government hospital. In haiti, sawso supports an outpatient clinic in a port-au-prince slum and plans ...

Form 990s for SAWSO

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Sep 14, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Nov 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Aug 10, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SAWSO

Total grants, contributions, etc.$20,266,865
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,304,303
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,164,951
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$23,736,119

Vendors for SAWSO

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Councilor Buchanan and Mitchell PCTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-07-29
██████Fundraising software2020-06-16
██████Fundraising software2020-06-16
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-16
██████ ███Software2018-09-18
███ ██████████ █████ ███Strategic Consulting$406,1372014-09-01

Personnel at SAWSO

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Thomas BowersExecutive Director$0Sept. 11, 2019
Justin BoswellDirector of Operations / Director of Program Admini$109,172Aug. 29, 2019
████ ██████Program Director / Director of Programs$120,359Aug. 29, 2019
████████ ██████Director of Programs and Partnerships-Aug. 29, 2019
██ ████████ ██████Director of Programs-Sept. 11, 2019
███████ ████Director of International Resource Development-Aug. 29, 2019
████ ████Communications Manager-Aug. 29, 2019
███████ ██████Program Administration Manager-Aug. 29, 2019
████ ██████Project Manager-Aug. 29, 2019
███████ █████Treasurer and Secretary$0Sept. 23, 2019
...and nine more key personnel

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