Salvation Army Pottsville Corps - Holiday Assistance

Salvation Army Pottsville Corps

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Schuylkill United Way
General Information
Description of ServiceAccepting applications October 15, October 16 and October 17 ONLY
Holiday Assistance for 2019 Thanksgiving and/or Christmas Holidays. (Individuals should apply even if they are not sure they will need assistance).

Accepting applications only on the following dates for 2019 Holidays:
October 15,16,17th
10:00am until 3:00pm
This application process is for both holidays.
No make up dates. The earlier you apply the better
Geographical AreaSchuylkill
Intake ProcedureWalk-in to 400 Sanderson Street, Pottsville or call between 9:00am and 3:00pm with question at 570-622-5252
Intake RequirementsItems needed to process application:
- Current photo ID showing address. (If moved within the last 30 days, must bring signed lease and change of address card)
- A working phone number must remain in effect until December 25th.
- Proof of all household income - Proof from all sources (wages, Cash Assistance, Child Support) if you receive Food Stamps bring the current dated Summary of Benefits from the Assistance Office; and/or Letter of Determination from the Social Security Office.
- Proof of all household expenses - Proof of all household bills for the last 30 days (including but not limited to rent/mortgage, cable, internet, phone (landline and cell), car/renters insurance, amount spent on gasoline, additional food/personal items/cleaning supplies, garbage, water, sewer, electric, heat.
- Social security cards for everyone in the household
- Birth certificates with the raise seal for children twelve and under.
- Child wish list of three items under $50.00 No item over will be accepted.
Client Information
Target PopulationLow-Income
EligibilityAnyone in need residing in the zip codes for Schuylkill County
Hours of Operation Office: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
See description for sign up days and times
Contact Information
Contact's Name Mary Metzger
Contact's Phone 570-622-5252
Physical Site Address 1 400 Sanderson Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pottsville, PA 17901
Main Phone 570-622-5252
Service Location Email
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Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Salvation Army Pottsville Corps
Affiliated Program: Salvation Army Pottsville Corps
This Service: Salvation Army Pottsville Corps - Holiday Assistance
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Christmas Baskets (PH-2950.1500-120)
Holiday Gifts/Toys (PH-2950.3200)
Thanksgiving Baskets (PH-2950.8500-850)