Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps - Christmas assistance
Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps
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Description of Service
For families and individuals seeking assistance for christmas meal items and Christmas gifts (gifts for children ages 16 and under only).
Applications occur throughout October on set dates (see below). Apply in person; no telephone applications. Evening applications are by appointment only.
Documentation needed at sign up:
*Photo Identification for adults in household.
*Birth Certificates or Medical Insurance cards for children 16 and under.
*Residency verification: current utility bill or current lease.
*Income verification for past 30 days; pay stubs, bank statements, unemployment, retirement, pension, child support, social security and DPW Compass Printout.
Additional Information needed at sign up:
*Clothing and shoe sizes for children up to age 16
*Gift suggestions/ideas for children
NOTE, Serving: Harrisburg, surrounding Dauphin Co. areas (Middletown, Steelton, Hershey,etc.) & East Cumberland Co. (Enola, Camp Hill, etc. & only non-New Hope clients).
October 7th through 11th: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 3:30pm
October 16th and 17th: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 3:30pm
October 21st, 22nd, 24th and 25th (last day)NO applications on Oct 23rd: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 3:30pm
Evenings by appointment only, must demonstrate school and/or work commitment requires evening appointment.
This is a MUST:
1. Identification: for each individual in the household
a. Adults (age 17+) – Photo ID OR Birth Certificate
b. Children (age 0-16) – Birth Certificate OR Medical Card
2. Official Proof of Head of Household & Address: Current utility bill or lease (no older than 60 days)
3. Income Verification: for each individual in the household for past 30 days
a. Pay stubs, bank statements, unemployment, retirement, pension, child support, Social Security benefits, Welfare benefits, Compass print-out, etc.
4. Gift Information for each child (ages 0-16 yrs. at time of application):
a. 2 gift ideas approximately $30 - $50 in value
gift information for each child
Parking: Available in our parking lot.
CAT Bus Service: Route 1–Market Street, Stop #7–29th & Rudy
Not exceed 185% of the Federal Poverty Guideline
2019 Federal Poverty Guidelines - 185%
Each add’l person add: