2015 Holiday Assistance For Broome County Residents and Holiday Baskets! Find help for the holidays and food for those is need.
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Catholic Charities @ 100 Main Street Binghamton
October 1st until October 21st
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 9-11:30 AM & 1 – 3:30 PM and Tuesdays 1 – 6 PM
NOTE: Individuals 18 years and older must provide proof of residency within the last 30 days and ID for each household member. In addition, one of the following qualifications must be met: On Public Assistance, Eligible for SSI/SSD; Eligible for HEAP; receiving Unemployment Benefits; receiving free or reduced school lunch or WIC; receiving services through any agency, school or church. For anyone in need, except for Windsor School District residents who should sign-up with Windsor Human Development. (See below)
Endicott, Endwell, Johnson City & Vestal residents Only
Mother Teresa’s Cupboard 202 Garfield Ave, Endicott
Sign ups start Friday October 2nd through October 21st
Monday, Wednesday & Fridays 9 AM – 2:30 PM Tuesdays 4 – 6:30 PM
See ID requirements for Catholic Charities
Christmas Gifts for Children 10 & younger
Please note – There are no holiday programs for teens this year.
Salvation Army 131 Washington St Binghamton
October 13th & 14th 10 AM – 3 PM
For families with children only. No single individuals. ID needed for everyone in household. Proof of address from the last 30 days. If only 1 child 12 months and younger not eligible.
Note: Binghamton Salvation Army does not serve these zip codes:
Whitney Point 13862, Chenango Forks 13746, Glen Aubrey 13777, Killawog 13794, Tunnel 13848, Lisle 13797, Deposit 13754, Windsor 13865, Ouaquaga 13826, Kirkwood 13795, Harpursville 13787, Sanitaria Springs 13836.
Toys for Tots (children 10 years and younger) Sign-ups begin on Monday, November 30th through Saturday, Dec.12. through Saturday December 12th (every day but Sunday) from 9 AM – Noon and 1 – 4 PM. Birth
Certificate needed for each child (no benefits card) and photo ID of parent who is signing up the
child (or legal guardian with court papers). Only one parent may sign the child up. Location is in the
University Plaza, 4700 Vestal Parkway E (Bus Route 5)
Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-901-2180 for any additional information
Deposit Central School District Residents Holiday Sign-up
Watch the local newspaper for more information or contact The Deposit Foundation @ 467-4000
Windsor School District Residents Holiday Sign-up
Windsor Human Development, Our Lady of Lourdes, 594 Kent St., Windsor
Sign-ups start on Thursday, October 6th, 10AM-Noon Tue/Thu/Sat; 4-6PM Wed
Thanksgiving deadline November 15th
Christmas deadline December 5th
*** Information is subject to change. I highly recommend you call United Way 2-1-1 to verify times/dates/locations before going.