The Salvation Army is a Charitable organization run worldwide by Christians which is organized in a military like structure. The Salvation Army is present in about 126 countries and its headquarters is situated in City of London, United Kingdom. The Salvation Army has its origin dated to 1865 and has more than 1.4 million members worldwide consisting of soldiers, officers, and adherents known as Salvationists. The organization was founded by William and Catherine Booth aiming to bring salvation to poor. The Salvation Army also runs charity shops, offers shelters for the homeless, and provides disaster relief and humanitarian aid.