About Us

Commanded By: 

Captains Rich and Linnea Forney

437 E. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60505-3484
Tel: 630-897-7265
Fax: 630-897-7304

Welcome to The Salvation Army of Aurora!  The Aurora Corps has served the greater Aurora area for over 120 years and we continue to look for ways to understand and help supply the needs of our community.

We strive to offer a wide range of programs aimed at serving people from a holistic approach: physically, emotionally and spiritually.

Join us, as we continue to do the most good to those in the most need.


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.