Sign-up dates set for Community Christmas


Signups for the Community Christmas Program will be held Oct. 14 and 20 from 12-2 p.m. and Oct. 15 and 19 from 5- 7 p.m. in the lower level entrance of the Carrollton Friendship Center.

To be eligible to apply, children must be between the ages of six months and 12 years of age and be Carroll County residents. The family income must be less than 200 percent of the poverty guidelines.

Applicants must bring proof of income for the last 30 days and/or state medical cards to sign-up. No applications will be received after Oct. 31. Applicants will be notified by Dec. 1 if the organization is unable to serve the family.

For additional information, contact Lorrie Cline at 330-417-6330 or Tammy Sanderson at 330-627-4500. Donations are also needed to assist the program.

Anyone interested in providing financial assistance, individual gifts or sponsoring a child and/or family should contact Cline or Sanderson at the above numbers or Marcy Fleishour at 330-739-2152.