Beneficiary

The Salvation Army of Western PA

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The Salvation Army aims to ensure all children have the opportunity to learn and prosper in a safe, compassionate environment. Our programs are designed to address the needs of youth where they live. As a result, we not only strengthen kids for a healthy future, but we also strengthen their families. Funds raised through the Most Amazing Race supports Salvation Army children and youth programs and services, such as:

Afterschool Programs

  • Gym recreation
  • Arts and crafts
  • Reading programs
  • Music instruction
  • Homework tutoring

Organized Clubs and Scouting

  • Sunday School
    Offered at all corps community centers in Allegheny County.
  • Sunbeams
    For girls ages 6-11; recreational and educational program teaching a wide assortment of skills with a particular focus on leadership and service (similar to the Girl Scouts of America’s Brownies).
  • Girl Guards
    For girls ages 12-17; recreational and educational program teaching a wide assortment of skills with particular focus on leadership and service (similar to the Girl Scouts of America).
  • Boys Adventure
    For boys ages 6-11; educational and recreational program teaching a wide assortment of skills with particular focus on leadership and service (similar to the Boy Scouts of America).

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