Salvation Army offering Christmas assistance for families in metro Detroit

Posted at 9:10 AM, Nov 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-12 10:38:44-05

The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit is currently accepting applications for Christmas assistance from residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties at all metro Detroit Salvation Army corps community centers.

Families with children up to age 14 can apply to receive toys from The Salvation Army corps community centers' toy shops.

Families up to six will receive a box of non-perishable food to prepare a holiday meal and a grocery store gift card to buy fresh foods. Larger families will receive more.

In addition, senior citizens will receive grocery store gift cards.

Applicants must provide proof of all members living in the household, a form of identification, proof of income and proof that they live in the zip code served by the corps at which they are applying.

Applications must be filed by appointment at a corps community center according to the applicant's zip code. For more information, click here.