The mission of The Salvation Army's Local Service Units and Service Centers is to provide emergency assistance for individuals and families in a crisis situation by ministering to their needs in the areas of; food, clothing, lodging, transportation, supplies for infants, prescription vouchers, rent and bill-payment assistance, counseling, and referrals to other more comprehensive Salvation Army crisis centers.
"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."
- From the Salvation Army Quad City Service Center website