Salvation Army extends deadline for families needing Christmas help

Salvation Army extends deadline for families needing Christmas help

Cleveland families who need help to make the holidays happier are in luck! The Salvation Army is once again offering a helping hand, and has extended the deadline to sign up.

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Families with children 12 years old and younger needing help this Christmas are invited to register for assistance at a Cleveland Salvation Army Corps.  Families will receive an assigned time when they can receive toys and a grocery store gift card. Last year, the Christmas Distribution program provided Christmas assistance to over 2,000 families and nearly 5,000 children.

Registration for this year’s Christmas Distribution will be held on:

Wednesday, Nov. 4: 9-3

Thursday, Nov. 5: 9-4

Friday, Nov. 6: 9-4

Thursday, Nov. 12: 9-3

Families can register at:

The Salvation Army Superior Corps: 9000 Superior Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103; (216) 229-6065

The Salvation Army Miles Park Corps: 4139 E. 93rd St., Cleveland, OH 44105; (216) 341-1640

­The Salvation Army Ohio City Corps: 4402 Clark Ave., Cleveland, OH 44109; (216) 631-1515

­The Salvation Army Temple Corps: 17625 Grovewood Ave., Cleveland, OH 44119; (216) 692-1388

­The Salvation Army West Park Corps: 12645 Lorain Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113; (216) 252-3593

The following documentation is required:

1) Your government issued photo I.D. or Driver's License.

2) A birth certificate or current medical benefit card for each child 12 years old and younger.

CLICK HERE to make a donation to The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland.

Throughout the month of December last year, The Salvation Army served more than 16,000 individuals in Greater Cleveland.

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