The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit Now Accepting Christmas Assistance Applications
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 may apply to receive Christmas assistance from The Salvation Army corps community centers such as toys and holiday meals. Senior citizens will receive grocery store gift cards.
Applicants must provide proof of all household members. Adults must provide a form of identification such as a driver’s license or state ID, and proof that they live in the zip code served by the corps at which they are applying (such as a recent utility bill or rent lease).
Names and dates of birth for children in the household are also required so that assistance with toys may be provided.
Salvation Army locations are taking applications in a variety of ways, including online and by phone. Applicants must submit their application to the corps community center which serves their zip code. To learn more about how to apply, contact the nearest Salvation Army corps community centfghfgh
For help finding the nearest center, visit SAmetrodetroit.org and click on "Locations" in the top menu bar.
About The Salvation Army
Founded by William and Catherine Booth in London, England in 1865, The Salvation Army is a faith-based, non-profit organization dedicated to serving people in need without discrimination. This past year, The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit was involved in providing 2,140,278 meals and 405,630 nights of shelter for the homeless. The Salvation Army uses $.85 of every dollar raised to provide direct services to people in need each and every day of the year. For more information about The Salvation Army, please call 877-SAL-MICH, or visit us at SAmetrodetroit.org.