Privacy notice

It is the policy of The Salvation Army International Trust ('The Salvation Army'), to respect the privacy of all visitors, and as a UK-based registered charity (1000566) we comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) set out by the European Union. 

We collect user data when you use our websites. This is either provided voluntarily by you (such as by signing up to an email distribution list), or collected automatically as you navigate from page to page. All data is held securely and in compliance with all national and international legislation.

The personal information you provide through our websites is used for the purpose of providing services you have requested or maintaining contact with you, where you have specifically opted in to receive this information. Data is also used to customise content which we believe will be helpful to you. 

Data is shared with third parties where it is necessary to undertake the action requested by the user (for example, credit/debit card information submitted when you choose to donate to The Salvation Army will be processed by our card payment provider, and certain data will also be shared with your bank in order that the transaction can be conducted to your specification.) 

The Salvation Army does not sell, trade or otherwise share your personal information with third parties except where necessary to deliver the service requested or where we are legally required to do so. 

If at any time you wish to view or amend the information (if any) that The Salvation Army International Trust holds on you, or to be removed from our email distribution lists or similar, simply contact us at with proof of identity. 


We use cookies on our websites and associated third-party online services (Issuu, Disqus, Google Translate, Google Analytics, Google Maps, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and Flickr) in order to improve our service to you and to optimise the performance of our site. If you wish to opt out of this, please decline cookies in your web browser settings. The cookies are deployed for the purposes of: 

  • implementing social media functionality
  • analysing website usage
  • administering and developing the website
  • gathering aggregated demographic information about who uses our websites
  • tracking the pathways through our website
  • providing location-related functionalities and analytics 

We do not use cookie data to track you as a personally-identifiable individual.


All original material, including articles, interactive elements and photographs are copyright © 2018 The General of The Salvation Army, except where indicated. Content may be republished only with the written permission of the Communications Secretary, who may be contacted at

User contributions

Contributions within interactive parts of the website are the opinions of the individual authors and, unless otherwise indicated by a person with the authority to speak on behalf of The Salvation Army, they may not be taken to represent the official position of The Salvation Army on any of the topics under discussion. Submitting content to a Salvation Army website or social media platform constitutes granting us a non-exclusive licence to publish that material online and/or in print.


We do not carry paid-for advertising on our websites, although we may highlight products and resources from The Salvation Army and trusted third parties. Advertising which may appear next to Salvation Army-provided content on related social media websites is neither controlled by nor endorsed by The Salvation Army, and no responsibility nor recommendation should be inferred.

Legal notice

This notice describes the Terms of Use for access to The Salvation Army's International websites

By visiting our websites you are accepting the practices described in this disclaimer. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you should not continue to use The Salvation Army websites.

a) This website is provided by The Salvation Army (International Trust: Registered Charity No. 1000566).

b) This website is provided on an 'as is' basis. We make no representations or warranties of any kind express or implied as to the operation of this site or the information content materials or products included on this site. You agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk.

c) Unless otherwise specified, the services provided on this website are for your sole personal and non-commercial use. You may not copy, distribute, modify, display, publish or sell any information, artwork, products or services obtained from the website.

d) To the full extent permissible by applicable law The Salvation Army disclaims all warranties express or implied including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

e) The Salvation Army does not warrant that this website, its servers, or e-mail sent from The Salvation Army are free from viruses or other harmful components.

f) The Salvation Army will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this website including but not limited to damages for consequential loss.

g) You may not use interactive areas on The Salvation Army website for unlawful, dishonest, questionable or immoral purposes. This includes comments which may be considered as 'spam' or potentially construed as libellous.

h) These exclusions of liability will not apply to any damages arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of The Salvation Army or any of its employees, officers or agents.

i) All material on this website, on and associated social media platforms, unless otherwise credited to the relevant copyright owner with appropriate permission, is Copyright © 2018 The General of The Salvation Army. All rights are reserved.

j) These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by English law. Disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England & Wales.

k) Your use of The Salvation Army websites is subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use, from the first time you access the sites.

If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions of Use, you should immediately discontinue your access to The Salvation Army websites.