Tomorrow is final day to register for holiday help from The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has added an extra day to sign up for holiday assistance. (File)

Wednesday is the final day to sign up for The Salvation Army’s holiday assistance program for Lucas County residents.

Applications will be accepted in-person at The Salvation Army’s Erie Street location on Wednesday, November 15th, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

The following documentation is required for all applications:

1. Picture ID for the all adults in household

2. Proof of income for the household, current within the past 30 days (Note: everyone living under the same roof in a single family home is considered a household member)

a. Pay Stub OR

b. Unemployment OR

c. SS/SSI/SSD Printout

3. Proof of address (must have the applicants name, address, and a current date within 30 days)

a. Utility bill, or

b. Mail (received in the last 30 days)

4. Birth certificates for each child in the household OR one of the following (which must include a birth date):

a. Medical card with birth date, or

b. Report card, or

c. Printout from Social Security, or

d. Custody papers (if child is not birth child)

In 2016, The Salvation Army throughout Northwest Ohio assisted 8,397 individuals, including 4,833 children during the Christmas season through the program.

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