Salvation Army looking for families to help

The Salvation Army will be taking applications from low income families in need of Christmas food baskets and/or toys for their children from Oct. 14 through Nov. 14 from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Applications will be accepted at the East Toledo Church at 752 Main St., the corner of Main and Greenwood.

You will need to take with you: a picture ID card, social security cards for all family members, current proof of household income, proof of address, birth certificates of children ages 12 and under and, if the child is not a birthchild, proof of custody.

To complete initial screening, please call United Way at 2-1-1 or 1-800-650-4357 Mon. through Fri. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

If you'd like to make a financial contribution to The Salvation Army, call 419-241-1138.