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CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
Greene & Christian County residents are encouraged to apply!
Residents living in Greene & Christian counties that need Christmas assistance are encouraged to contact The Salvation Army.
Greene & Christian county residents may apply for assistance December 2 until December 13; Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. & on Monday evenings from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The Salvation Army is located at 1707 W. Chestnut Expressway in Springfield.
Available assistance includes toys and winter weather accessories for children, blankets for senior citizens and food to make a Christmas meal.
Those who would like to apply must bring a picture ID, an original social security card for each member of the household (or a printout from the SSA less than 2 weeks/10 business days old), proof of income and proof of residency such as a piece of mail that was received during the last six months.
For more information, please call The Salvation Army at (417) 862-5509.
ITEMS NEEDED TO APPLY FOR CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE
- A picture ID
- Original Social Security Cards for each member of the household, or a printout from the SSA less than 2 weeks/10 business days old. No photocopies.
- Proof of income for the months of either October 2013 or November 2013
- Proof of residency - such as a piece of mail received within the last six months
What: Christmas Assistance Available
Greene & Christian county residents are encouraged to apply!
When: December 2 until December 13
Where: The Salvation Army
1707 W. Chestnut Expressway