Salvation Army Pottsville Corps
Salvation Army Pottsville Corps - Holiday Assistance
Holiday Assistance for 2021 Thanksgiving and/or Christmas Holidays. (Individuals should apply even if they are not sure they will need assistance). Accepting applications October 12th, 13th, and 14th, 2021 from 10:00am to 3:00pm. No make up dates.
This application process is for both holidays.
400 Sanderson Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
Eligibility: Schuylkill County residents may apply
Hours: Office: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
Christmas Distribution: TBD
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 622-5252 Main
  • (570) 622-5252 Main
Email Address:
Intake Requirements: Items needed to process application:
- Current photo ID showing address. (If moved within the last 30 days, must bring signed lease and change of address card)
- A working phone number must remain in effect until December 25th.
- Proof of all household income - Proof from all sources (wages, Cash Assistance, Child Support) if you receive Food Stamps bring the current dated Summary of Benefits from the Assistance Office; and/or Letter of Determination from the Social Security Office.
- Proof of all household expenses - Proof of all household bills for the last 30 days (including but not limited to rent/mortgage, cable, internet, phone (landline and cell), car/renters insurance, amount spent on gasoline, additional food/personal items/cleaning supplies, garbage, water, sewer, electric, heat.
- Social security cards for everyone in the household
- Birth certificates with the raise seal for children twelve and under.
- Child wish list of three items under $50.00 No item over will be accepted.
Intake Procedure: Walk-in to 400 Sanderson Street, Pottsville or call between 9:00am and 3:00pm with question at 570-622-5252
Service Contact: Mary Metzger, 570-622-5252
  • Christmas Baskets
  • Holiday Gifts/Toys
  • Thanksgiving Baskets
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Salvation Army Pottsville Corps
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