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Salvation Army offers more opportunities to apply for aid

Posted October 31, 2013
Updated November 4, 2013

— The Salvation Army has added two days for individuals and families who wish to apply for Christmas assistance.

Help is available through the Fayetteville Salvation Army to residents of Cumberland, Moore, Hoke, Scotland or Robeson counties.

People can apply in person Nov. 11 and 12 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Salvation Army Administration Building at 220 E. Russell St. or can apply at the Moore County office by appointment; call 910-725-1054 to schedule a visit.

Applicants must bring proof of address, photo ID for all adults in the household, proof of income (last 3 months), proof of expenses (last 3 months) and a birth certificate for all children (0-12).

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  • sunshine1040 Nov 4, 5:56 p.m.

    I think it is a great idea. Especially birth certificates of all children. It will reduce some children being claimed as needy by different family members as far as picture ID why not. You need it to get your meds to get in the hospital and to vote. What are they profiling the fact that you are alive and have not applied in several different areas for the aid?

  • lopo Nov 4, 10:17 a.m.

    Applicants must bring proof of address, photo ID for all adults in the household.

    Thats just silly talk, why would anyone need an ID? I think they are profiling asking that.