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Taxonomy Code: PH-2950

Programs that offer special assistance, services or special events during any of the yearly holidays in order to make the celebration of the season more enjoyable.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Angel Tree Program Applications Salvation Army of Scranton2019 The Salvation Army's Angel Tree program provides new clothing and/or toys for children (up to age 12 years) of needy families. Also provides a Christmas food basket. Applications will also be accepted from single people and families without children or children older then 12 years that may need food for Christmas. Program helps families who live in Scranton, Dickson City, Dunmore, Moosic, Old Forge, Taylor and Throop. Dates to walk in to fill out an application. MAKE UP DAY - ONLY ONE DAY - LAST DAY TO SIGN UP THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH, 2019 - 9am-12pm and 5-7 pm Must bring the following documents when you apply: 1. Proof of all monthly income (including food stamps). 2. Proof of all monthly expenses (including rent/mortgage receipt or lease agreement). 3. Social Security cards for everyone in the household (including all adults and children over the age 12 years). 4. Birth Certificates for each child in the household. 5. Photo identification for each adult in the household. 6. Clothing/shoe size and suggested toy for each child (0-12 years) in the household. Initial sign up dates where held on Friday October 11 and Saturday, October 12th, 2019. Toys are supplied through Donations and also the Toys For Tots Program.LackawannaSalvation Army Scranton Corps Community CenterSalvation Army of Scranton
Angel Tree Program Salvation Army of ScrantonThe Salvation Army's Angel Tree program provides new clothing and/or toys for children of needy families. Each Angel Tree is decorated with numbered paper angel tags with the first name, age, and gender of a child who is in need of a gift. Contributors remove one or more tags from the tree and purchase appropriate gifts for the child or children described on the tags. Companies, businesses, schools, and other groups agree to have an Angel Tree to benefit The Salvation Army. Each location (business, school, etc.) provides a Christmas tree in which to hang the Angel Tree tags. The tags provide information as to gender, wish, and age. Tags are taken and gifts are donated unwrapped with each Angel Tag attached to the gift. Please call for information on participating in the Angel Tree Program. Individuals/Families can also Adopt a Child or Adopt a family to provide Christmas gifts to child/family in need. Program service residents who live in Scranton, Dickson City, Dunmore, Moosic, Old Forge, Taylor and Throop.LackawannaSalvation Army Scranton Corps Community CenterSalvation Army of Scranton
Bountiful Blessings Easter Program - Susquehanna County InterfaithPartners with Weinberg Food Bank and local food pantries to provide an Easter dinner for families who are struggling. Families will be referred to either the Montrose Mobile Pantry or to the Great Bend Mobile Pantry to participate in the Bountiful Blessings program. Hams will be distributed during the pantry closest to Easter. SusquehannaOutreach Services - Susquehanna County InterfaithSusquehanna County Interfaith - Community Ministry
Christmas Assistance Salvation Army Forest City Extension Service UnitThe Salvation Army's Angel Tree program provides new clothing and/or toys for children (up to age 12 years) of needy families. Also provides a Christmas food basket. Applications will also be accepted from single people and families without children or children older then 12 years who may need food for Christmas. Services are only available to residents of the following zip codes: 18421, 18413, 18430, 18470, 18820, and 18842. 2019 Angel Tree Sign Up Dates: Tuesday, October 8th from 10 am - 2pm. Wednesday, October 9th from 5pm-8pm. Thursday, October 10th from 10 am - 2pm. Friday, October 11th from 5pm-8pm. Please bring Proof of Person, Proof of address, Proof of children. A Toys for Tota Organization. Forest City Service Extension Unit is only staffed part time and individuals must leave a message regarding their need. Someone will return their call at a later time.SusquehannaSalvation Army Forest City Service Extension UnitSalvation Army Forest City Service Extension Unit
Christmas Baskets and Toys - American Rescue WorkersProvides low-income families with Toys and food for their Christmas meal. Pre-registration and household verification is required. 2019 CHRISTMAS BASKET & TOYS FOR TOTS SIGN UPS: October 1st - November 29th Monday - Tuesday - Thursday - Friday (Not Wednesday) 9 am - 12 pm Sign up in person at the American Rescue Workers Social Service Center located at 337 Bridge Street, Williamsport. ITEMS NEEDED FOR SIGN UPS: -Birth Certificates for newborns. -Social Security cards for each household member. -Proof of Income. -Tax returns or explanations of benefits. Individuals will be given the place and time for pick up after signing up. The Christmas Baskets will be distributed on December 17th between 1 pm and 7 pm at the Central PA Food Bank- 3301 Wahoo Drive, Williamsport. The Toys for Tots will be distributed between 1 pm and 7 pm at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 720 4th St., Williamsport.LycomingAmerican Rescue Workers - Social Services Center - Lycoming CountyAmerican Rescue Workers
Christmas Food Box The New Love Center Food Pantry Jersey ShoreProvides a Christmas Food Box to those who are registered with the food pantry program. Must be registered as regular food pantry recipient to be eligible for this holiday distributions. To register: Walk in on the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month during the month of November between the hours of 9am-noon and 1pm-3pm to register. Need to provide ID. The Christmas Food boxes will be distributed in December. Serves residents of Linden, Jersey Shore, Nippenose Valley, Watervlle, Cammal, Slate Run in Lycoming County and Avis, Woolrich, McElhattan, Lock Have, Flemington in Clinton County. LycomingThe New Love Center Jersey ShoreThe New Love Center
Christmas Holiday ProgramDo you need help providing Christmas for your family? Sign up at WCHS starting October 1st for: * Christmas Food Box * Rotary Gifts for Children (0-12) * Teens Gifts (13-18) Distribution Date: December 20, 2019 Do you want to assist in adopting a family for Christmas? * Christmas Adopt a Family FranklinWaynesboro Community & Human ServicesWaynesboro Community & Human Services
Claysburg Area Food Bank Christmas Food Gift CardsGift cards for turkey or ham for Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.BlairClaysburg Area Food BankClaysburg Area Food Bank
Day One of Greater Altoona Christmas Box of HopeDistribution of Christmas food and toys for families in need.BlairDay One of Greater AltoonaDay One of Greater Altoona
First Presbyterian Church of Bellefonte - Palm Sunday MealPrograms that offer special assistance, services or special events during any of the yearly holidays in order to make the celebration of the season more enjoyable.CentreFirst Presbyterian ChurchFirst Presbyterian Church of Bellefonte
Food Pantry Feeding Families Ministry, Inc.Food pantry service as well as holiday outreach programs, warm clothing for winter, and homeless outreach ministry. Feeding Families Ministry strives to alleviate hunger in Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties. Provides free food to needy individuals who do not qualify for state funded food programming, have recently lost their jobs, are in need due to life emergencies or are underemployed. Food pantry is open Thursdays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm also Friday 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. This food pantry is made possible through support from Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley and Northeastern Pennsylvania.MonroeFeeding Families Ministry, Inc.Feeding Families Ministry, Inc.
Hazleton Thanksgiving Food Distribution Commission on Economic Opportunity HazletonAnnual Thanksgiving Food Distribution Program. Serves residents of Conyngham, Freeland, West Hazleton, Sugarloaf, Drums, and the Hazleton area. Must pre-register for this program. Registration will begin Monday, October 1, 2019 and continue through Monday, November 12, 2019 8:30 am - 11 am and 1 pm - 3 pm Monday thru Friday. Registration will be accepted in person, on a first come first served basis. Registrants should bring ID and Social Security cards for all household members. Registrants will be provided with a receipt which they must bring to the distribution site to pick up food. **Information on date and distribution location will also be provided. You cannot receive Thanksgiving meals delivered to your home and pick up food at our distribution site. Due this distribution regular food pantry services are suspended for the month of November. One line information: Volunteers and donations are welcomed, to volunteer or donate, call 570.455.4994 X 103 DISTRIBUTION DATE: **Saturday, November 23, 2019 (at your assigned time).LuzerneCommission on Economic Opportunity HazletonCommission on Economic Opportunity
Holiday Assistance Program - Manna on Main Street - Montgomery; LansdaleProgram to provide supports to families for holidays. ONLY for families who have used the food pantry throughout the year or who reside in the North Penn school district (but not Hatfield residents)MontgomeryManna on Main Street - Montgomery; LansdaleManna on Main Street
Holiday Assistance - Salvation Army of East StroudsburgThe Salvation Army provides holiday food distributions for Thanksgiving coordinated with other Monroe County pantries. Christmas program provide a Christmas Dinner and toys for eligible clients. Must register in advance for the holiday programs. Call 570-421-3050 for information.MonroeSalvation Army of East Stroudsburg - Social ServicesSalvation Army of East Stroudsburg
Kennett Area Community Service - Holiday ProgramsProvides families with Christmas food baskets plus other items including toys, bikes, safety helmets, and coats. Thanksgiving program gives away turkeys and chickens.ChesterKennett Area Community ServiceKennett Area Community Service
La Comunidad Hispana - Holiday Food BasketsHoliday Food Baskets are distributed during the holidays to families in need through partnering agencies.ChesterLa Comunidad HispanaLa Comunidad Hispana
Martinsburg Ministerium Christmas Food Pantry Food VouchersFood vouchers for turkey or ham at Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.BlairMartinsburg Food PantryMartinsburg Ministerium
Salvation Army of Lock Haven - Christmas AssistanceChristmas Assistance program provides Christmas food and gifts for children, 0 - 12 years. Assists needy families to ensure that children have gifts for the holiday season through programs such as the Angel Tree. Provides Christmas Food. Must pre-register for the programs. 2019: MAKE UP APPLICATION DATE: Thursday October 24th, 2019 9am - 11am. SIGN UP DATES: 10/8/19 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm 10/9/19 from 9:00am to 11:00am 10/10/19 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm ClintonSalvation Army of Lock Haven - Social ServicesSalvation Army of Lock Haven
Salvation Army, York, Family Services, Seasonal Programs2019 CHRISTMAS REGISTRATION October 21st through October 25th from 9:00am to 4:00pm October 23rd Evening registration for families who work during the day at 5:00pm to 8:00pm You must sign up in person. Offers assistance with:
  • Holiday food and holiday gifts for children through the Christmas Cheer and Angel Tree programs
  • Offers winter coats for children and adults through the coats for kids program
  • Helps children with school shoes through the harry miller back to school shoe program.
  • YorkSalvation Army, York, Family ServicesSalvation Army - York County
    Southern Community Services at YMCA of York County Southern Branch, Financial Assistance, Basic Needs and School SuppliesFINANCIAL ASSISTANCE With:
  • Applications For LIHEAP, Utility Programs, Pace, Rent Rebate, Welfare, Dollar Energy, Housing, & Childcare Assistance ALSO:
  • Senior Programs
  • Monthly Food Distribution; Bag A Lunch Program
  • Pet Pantry
  • Back To School Programs for School Supplies (FOR 2019:from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through August 9) Signing up: Parents and guardians of students in grades K-12 who attend school in the participating districts can call 727-235-0446, ext. 403 or 408, to see if they qualify for the program. Eligible families must provide proof of income.
  • Holiday Share Program
  • Baby Closet
  • Case Management
  • Youth Advisory Board To Involve Youth In Community Service Projects For S.C.S. And The Area That S.C.S. Serves. For Any Student Attending Dallastown, Southern, Or Southeastern Middle Schools Or High Schools
  • YorkYMCA of York County, Southern BranchYMCA of York County
    Spring-Ford Project Outreach - Holiday Program - Montgomery; RoyersfordProvides Christmas programs for kids and yearly community Thanksgiving meal.MontgomeryPROJECT OUTREACHSpring-Ford Project Outreach
    St. Francis University Dorothy Day Outreach Center Christmas Holiday ProgramsChristmas baskets for those in need.CambriaSt. Francis University Dorothy Day Outreach CenterSaint Francis University
    Thanksgiving Food Basket Freedom House CWC WilliamsportFreedom House Community Worship Center provides a Thanksgiving Holiday Food Basket Give Away to seniors, singles and families on fixed income. Meal basket includes 1 meat, dinner sides and dessert boxed. Must call to register to get name on the list by Nov 6th. 2019 Registration Dates Oct 26 - Nov 6 To register call 570-321-7276 from 3 pm - 7 pm. Pick Up and Register November 9th Must pick up basket. At pick up Bring state ID and fill out registration form. LycomingHoliday MealsHoliday Meals
    Toys for Tots - Cumberland and Perry CountiesProvides toys to low-income families who need holiday presents for their children. CumberlandToys for Tots US Marine CorpsToys for Tots (USMC)
    Toys for Tots - Dauphin CountyProvides toys to low-income families who need holiday presents for their children. Contact the nearest listed Agency/Non-profit via e-mail for individual family registration. They can be found on this website: DauphinToys for Tots US Marine CorpsToys for Tots (USMC)
    Toys for Tots - Delaware CountyProvides toys to low-income families who need holiday presents for their children. An individuals must register with a local social service agency or organization. A list of agencies and organization are on the website for Toys for Tots. Registration Deadline for an agency or organization is November 21, 2019.DelawareToys for TotsUnited States Marine Corps Reserve
    Toys for Tots - Franklin/Fulton & Southern Cumberland (Shippensburg) CountyProvides toys to low-income families who need holiday presents for their children. FranklinToys for Tots US Marine CorpsToys for Tots (USMC)
    Wyoming County Thanksgiving Food Distribution Commission on Economic Opportunity TunkhannockThanksgiving Food distribution program provides a Turkey and fixings for a Thanksgiving Dinner. Must pre-register for the food distribution. 2019 REGISTRATION - Register By Phone or In Person: Monday, October 1, 2019 till Monday, November 12, 2019. Mon - Fri 9am till noon & 1pm-4pm In Person - CEO, 819 Hunter Hwy, Wyoming County Human Services Building, Tunkhannock or call 570 836-4090. Distribution info will be provided on registration. Volunteers and donations are welcome. Sorry, no deliveries. Website: DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION: Location- Triton Hose Co, 116 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Monday, November 18, 2019 from 9 am - 3:30pm.WyomingCommission on Economic Opportunity - TunkhannockCommission on Economic Opportunity
    Wyoming Valley Thanksgiving Food Distribution Commission on Economic Opportunity Wilkes BarreAnnual Thanksgiving Food Distribution Program provides turkey and fixings for Thanksgiving Dinner. Please note that you cannot register for Hot Meal Delivery if you register for the food distribution. YOU MUST BE REGISTERED TO RECEIVE SERVICE Sorry, no deliveries Registrations will be accepted via phone, in person at CEO WB and on line. ON LINE REGISTRATION: IN PERSON or PHONE REGISTRATION: Monday, October 28, 2019 through Monday, November 12, 2019 Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm via phone 570-825-0968 or 570-208-7017 or in person at 165 Amber Lane, Wilkes-Barre, Pa 18702 You will need to bring ID with a current address as identification for each person in the household such as Driver’s License, Government or School ID, Medical ID Cards, Birth Certificates. Income Guideline Apply. Registrants will be given a registration receipt to bring to the distribution site to pick up food. Information on distribution site and pick up date will be given at registration. DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION: Location:The old Sears location at the Wyoming Valley Mall in Wilkes-Barre. Saturday & Sunday, Nov 16th & 17th - 8am until 4pm. Saturday & Sunday, Nov 23rd & 24th - 8am until 4pm. LuzerneCommission on Economic Opportunity Wilkes BarreCommission on Economic Opportunity

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