Christmas assistance eligibility sign ups underway

Starting today, you can sign up for help this Christmas with Debi's Kids and The Salvation Army Angel Tree. Here is a list of the dates to sign up and what you need to bring.

WHERE: The Salvation Army

2135 Ashley River Road

Charleston, SC  29407

For more information call: 843-763-9881

SIGN UP DATES: (Monday, October 18th - Friday, October 29th)

Oct. 18     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 19     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 20     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 21     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 22     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 23     9 a.m. - Noon

Oct. 24     (No sign-Ups)

Oct. 25     Noon - 7 p.m.

Oct. 26     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 27     9 a.m. - Noon

Oct. 28     (No Sign-Ups)

Oct. 29     9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


√ Valid Picture ID for head of household.

√ Social Security Cards and Birth Certificates for everyone in the household.

√ PROOF of all income for the last two months (pay check stubs, food stamp authorization letters, SSI, and Social Security Authorization letters).

√ PROOF of Child Support and Alimony Agreements.

√ PROOF of all expenses for the last full month (copies of bills/receipts from bills, mortgage coupons, rent/lease agreements, car payment coupons, etc.).

√ For Grandparents or legal guardians of children, PROOF of guardianship and PROOF that the children are living continually in your home.  Since foster children receive gifts from DSS/CPS (to avoid duplication), they are excluded from assistance.

NOTE: All information requested on the application must be complete, accurate and signed by the applicant.

PROOF of all information will be required in order to fill out an application.

THIS INCLUDES originals/copies of expense statements, receipts from payments, stubs, coupons, letters/agreements, pay check stubs, etc.

(These must bear name(s) or social security number(s) of the applicants.