Springfield, Mo. -- (11/22/17) Greene County residents can apply for the Crosslines Toystore and Holiday Food at the Crosslines Holiday Center Monday, November 27th – Saturday December 2nd from 9:00am to 1:30pm. In addition, Crosslines Holiday Center will also accept applications on Thursday, November 30th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm. Crosslines, an outreach service of the Council of Churches of the Ozarks, offers assistance to Greene County residents to provide holiday meals and toys/gifts for local families that meet income criteria. This is the last week to apply for Christmas assistance.

Applicants must be prepared with the social security cards for every member of the household (no photocopies can be accepted). Applicants need to bring a piece of mail verifying residency in Greene County dated within the last 30 days. Applications for adult-only households are limited to those where residents are elderly (60+) or homebound (Homebound applications must be completed by their Aid with a permission letter and applicable documentation). All applications received will be cleared through the Community Clearinghouse to avoid service duplication. For more information or questions regarding the application process please contact the Crosslines Holiday Center at 417-865-5810.

TIMELINE: Monday, November27, 2017 through Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 9:00am to 1:30pm.
Additional hours Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

WHERE: Crosslines Holiday Center (same location as the Crosslines Community Resource Center & Food Pantry)
615 N. Glenstone Avenue
Springfield, MO 65802
CONTACT: Michele Delcoure, Director of Communications
Council of Churches of the Ozarks
417-862-3586 / mdelcoure@ccozarks.org