Sign-up starts at 9 this morning
ELKHARTâ” Christmas assistance sign-up starts today at Elkhart Salvation Army, 300 N. Main St.
Applications will be taken again from 1 to 3 p.m. today and then from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. daily through Friday and Nov. 5 to 9. Evening application hours for those who work days are available by calling 970-0088.
Those seeking help will receive information for the U.S. Marines Corps Toys For Tots program for children 14 years and younger and a voucher grocery certificate from Martin's Super Market.
Those asking for Christmas assistance must bring:
â¢ Social Security cards or birth certificates for each family member.
â¢ Income verification.
â¢ Expense information, including rent receipt, utility bills.
* Indiana drivers license or state-issued ID card.
The Salvation Army Christmas assistance program is funded by its Tree of Lights campaign and is for families needing a little help to make it through the holiday season.