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what organizations out there help with Christmas?

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Momoftwo278

Asked by Momoftwo278 at 12:57 AM on Nov. 30, 2009 in Holidays

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  • Local food pantries and shelters always need help. The Salvation Army helps a lot of children receive a Christmas through donations made by people who care. Don't fall for the hoax of sending a Christmas card to "A Wounded Soldier" at the Walter Reed Army Hospital - they will not accept them due to security purposes. Instead, go to the Red Cross website and they will tell you how they are accepting cards for wounded soldiers so they can personally deliver them themselves.
    Look for the website for your town, county, and nearest city to see what functions they are holding to raise money for Christmas for various charities. Check with local churches, too.
    Also, you can look up your favorite charities or causes online and donate to them anytime during the year. I bet they would love a little extra during the Christmas season.
    Bless you!
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 5:50 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • In Michigan we have toys for tots, Santa Clause girls, the Angel Tree and just above every church
    PsychMommie

    Answer by PsychMommie at 1:05 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • The john jay and rich radio show have an amazing program called "christmas wish".
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:14 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Most Catholic parishes have a chapter of St Vincent de Paul, see www.svdp.org. For food help, do a search for local food banks or social services (usually part of the 'county' offices).
    tigrefan98

    Answer by tigrefan98 at 1:14 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • I would call your local Salvation army. They usually take your info and have someone adopt your family for Christmas. They will help you with gifts for your children and even give you food if you need it. Good luck.
    tree1997

    Answer by tree1997 at 1:52 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • oops sorry didnt see post at top! :)
    tree1997

    Answer by tree1997 at 1:52 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • look in to local churchs other programs had deadlines to sign up before thanksgiving
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 1:57 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:32 AM on Nov. 30, 2009

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