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I am too late for the Angel Tree. I need help getting gifts for my three girls this year. I have tried a lot of charities and keep hitting walls. I have put in a layaway, but I am afraid I will not be able to get it out. I am wondering if anybody knows any charities or organizations that can help me with gifts?
I am a working mom that just lost my job. I need help with Christmas gift for my kids. Can some one please tell me where I can go to get some help?
My husband suffered an anoxic brain injury from a medical malpractice and needs a 24 hour caregiver. We now live on a fix income of $664 and can barely stay above water with our bills. I'm not sure how much I can provide for my children this Christmas
My family and I are staying in a hotel. I have 3 kids. I don't get paid too much, not even enough to pay for the hotel weekly. Does anyone now where I csn get help for Chistmas?
I have 4 children (2 girls and 2 boys) and I have no job or any help. Where can I get Christmas help for my kids ages 14, 9, 10, 8?
I just lost my job two weeks before Christmas. I don't know how I'm going to pay my rent. I've been crying. I am so depressed I can't get her my 10 year old nothing. I've prayed to God and this is where he guided me when I asked him for answers.
I need help for Christmas for my daughter. She is 6 years old and I do not have anything to give her for Christmas. This is the 1st time I have ever asked, but this has been a tough year for Gabie and I. So anything I can get for her would truly be a blessing. Where can I apply?
I need help with making a good Christmas for 2 beautiful blue eyed girls:) I'm late for a lot of places that help and I'm praying I can still find someone who can help me get gifts for my amazing family in our time of need. Any suggestions?
I am a grandparent with very little income. I have 2 grandkids, boys 4 and 7. is there any place that helps grandparents get gifts? It breaks my heart not to be able to get them anything.
I'm desperately trying to find gifts of any style, shape, or form, for 2 boys ages 17 and 13. If anything, I want them to have something to open on Christmas day!
My sister-in-law is in a terrible situation. She lost her 1 year old baby boy (my nephew) to violence. She is struggling financially and has two other kids. Where can I sign her up for help with Christmas?
I am on disability and have custody of my 2 granddaughters. Is there any agency out there to help with their xmas?
I need help with clothing for my daughter and Christmas. Please I'm a mother that's trying. Where can I look for help?
I'm a single mother of a 13 year old child. All of the charities I have located to ask for help for the holidays have turned me down because my girl is 13. Doesn't she deserve a good Christmas as well as children 12 and under.
I am a father of a one year old girl who deserves a decent Christmas. I just finished school and haven't found a job yet so I have no income as of right now. Are there any places in Boston that can help?
How can I get 3 little boys signed up for Christmas help? Their dad works but doesn't make enough for any extras and their mom is a stay at home mom. Their ages are 10 months, 2 year old, and a 3 year old autistic boy. Anything would be greatly appreciated.
I have three kids. I just moved here from Florida and am staying with my mother. I don't have any income at all. I lost everything in Florida. Christmas is here and my babies don't have anything for Christmas, not even a Christmas dinner.
I'm in desperate need of help with food and Christmas assistance for my daughter.
Is there anybody that can help me and my fiance get assistance with Christmas for 4 girls from 9-15? Also any help with food would really be helpful as well. Thank you and God bless. Merry Christmas.
I am a mother of three beautiful, wonderful children two boys ages 14 and 9 and a little girl age 11. Three children which I would do anything for so I'm hoping someone can understand the worry and hurt I'm going through.
I am a forty one year old woman with two kids, a boy who is 15 and a daughter who's 9. I am having a very hard time getting them something for Christmas. I try to find work, but no one wants to hire a person with health problems ...
I have a friend who has two small children at home and her fiance just lost his job this week. They live pay check to paycheck so they were waiting till after they paid their rent to Christmas shop. After paying their rent his was laid off.
I am in a very rough time in my life. I was laid off at my job. I was the last one hired. Christmas is fast approaching and I'm freaking out. I have a 14 year old and a 23 year old.
With less than two weeks away every organization has turned me away when I've asked for their assistance. Does anyone know where I can try this late?
I am a young mother of 2 girls, 4 and 7 years old. I'm desperately trying to find any kind of Christmas help for them. We don't have much and as soon as all the bills and stuff is paid, we're broke.
How can I go about getting help for my friend? She has not been able to buy Christmas for her three children yet. She's 23, has three kids (6, 3, and 1). Her fiancé has lost his job, her kids' father does not help her at all (he's an ex so I know he doesn't).
I have no money for Christmas to get my 15 year old anything. I am disabled on a fixed income. So by end of the month we don't have anything. I am supposed to go into hospital on the 18th for knee replacement.
My sister recently lost her job. She's a mother of five. We also have a brother with disabilities age 16. It's very hard to buy them gifts this year. I recently had a baby girl and I have a 3 yr old son, so I am a currently stay at home mom.
I am a single mom who is disabled and in need of Christmas help for my 3 children. I have searched and searched and am unable to find anything in my area. Is there any way I could be helped in finding local aid for Christmas? Thank you.
I am the mother of 7 and just took custody of my nephew to avoid him going into the legal system. My life took a terrible turn for the worst back in January when the father to my children was deported.
I don't know where to turn for help. I live in Rockville, Indiana. I called Toys for Tots and they said I was too late to put his name on list. The Marine Corps doesn't do Parke county.
I need help with Christmas for my 2 girls. One has medical issues, she is 3 years old and the other is 22 months old. Where can I find help in Jefferson county, Tennessee?
Does anyone know where I might can find some help with Christmas gifts for my children in Poinciana, Florida? I am a single mother, I have four children, ages 4, 9, 13, and 14. If anyone has any information I would appreciate it.
My house has been robbed and now I have no money for my kids' Christmas. Their father isn't around. Does anyone know who can help me? I don't know how to explain it to my girls on Christmas
I am a single mother of three, ages 3 months (girl), 6 years (girl) and a 7 year (boy). I just lost my job and am in need of Christmas help. Does anyone know where I can get help? Thanks in advance.
My name is Theresa I have an 11 year old son. This son of mine asks for nothing just that we are all here and together family means the world to him. He rarely leaves my side because of my health issues. I am extremely proud of him and if anyone can help make his Christmas a better one I would be forever grateful. He never writes a list nor asks us for anything just that we are here for him. Can someone please tell me where I can find Christmas help for my son?
I have recently moved and all my money has gone for rent and bills. I have 2 daughters ages 9 and 11. It's been rough; we probably won't be celebrating this year. So does anyone know where I can get some help so my lil girls can have something for Christmas?
I need help this year. I have two boys, Carlos is 7yrs and Nathan is 6yrs. My only income is my SSI check I get every month. We live with my parents. Where can I go to get some toys for them this year?
My brother-in-law and sister-in-law are needing help to buy their 3 beautiful girls Christmas. They have been having a very hard time here lately. As of right now, they are staying at my in-laws, they have no car and my brother-in-law is in and out of work.
I am new to this. I am also not posting on behalf of myself. I'm a 28 year old single mom from Massachusetts. I have a beautiful 2 year old boy. And he's all I need for Christmas. :)
I have a 14 year old son and we just got back from a family matter out of state to find out we have lost our house. Now I'm staying with a friend and I don't have anyway to get him Christmas. I love my son.
I am a 30 year old single mother of four children (boy age 13, boy age 6, girl age 11,and a girl ag:4). We just moved from Omaha, Nebraska to Douglasville, Georgia, approximately 1 1/2 months ago. I have my nursing assistant certificate and I have been desperately seeking employment.
I was wanting to know how and where to sign up for assistance this year with Christmas for my 3 children? I don't have the funds or income to get them anything.
I am 38 years old and on disability due to a heart condition. I have three teenage girls and a grandbaby. I spent 2 weeks in the hospital the first of November and, as soon as, I was released I got a call my dad died unexpectedly. I missed my window of opportunity to get help with Christmas.
I'm a mother of three. I have two girls and a boy. My boyfriend and I both work, but still can't afford to do anything for Christmas. I'm new to where we live and really would like to find help.
I am a 40 year old disabled veteran and I have 4 children and 2 grandchildren. I am on a set income and am in desperate need of help this Christmas. I am really embarrassed to have to reach out and ask for help, but it is breaking my heart that I can not give my kids any type of Christmas.
I am seeking help for Christmas. I have two children and I am a single parent. Are there any programs to get help anymore?
I am a 34 year old single mom of 2 daughters ages 11 and 9 and a son that is 3. I am an online student for Medical Assisting and I do not work because I live with and care for my 53 year old disabled mom. I am very much struggling to help my kids have a decent Christmas.
I am wondering if you can help. I am wondering if there is help to get Christmas gifts for my children who are 14, 15 and my pregnant daughter who is 19.
I am a single mother of 3 boys living on a fixed income with no support from Dad. I recently moved to Georgia and don't know what to do to get help around here.
This is my first Christmas I have had with my daughter since she was two years old. I am really excited, but just started a new job which is part time.
My workplace is looking for a family in need in NJ. Last year we did the Adopt-a-Family, which worked out very well.
I'm a single mother who has a 2 1/2 yr. old daughter and I'm pregnant. I live with my mom, my sister and her 3 kids in a 3bd apartment which is not big enough for all of us.
Where else in Lee county Florida, besides the Salvation Army, is there assistance for toys for needy children? I missed their sign up by one day!
My family and I recently moved to Pittsburgh. I am on unemployment and I am the head of my household as my husband and 14 year old daughter both have a disability.
Where can we find some Christmas help for my granddaughter's 4 year old child?
There is a family that just moved to Martinsburg. Where can I find help for them for Christmas? There are two small children, ages 2 and 3. Mom is a single mom who just moved in with our son.
I live in Alton, Illinois and I was trying to find anyone who can help me to get Christmas for my son. He's disabled and the only income we have is SSI. If anyone could tell me where to get help I would be very grateful.
We would like to know which organizations in our town are collecting toys, and how we can get in touch with them for the particulars?
I have 7 kids and my question is how can my family and I get help for Christmas? We are a low income family that would love any help we can get.
I have kids ages 6, 11, 13, and 14. I really need help getting Christmas! Where can I go in or near Rome, Georgia?
I need help this year for Christmas for my 2 teenagers. Their dad can not afford to get them anything. We live in a hotel in Newnan, Georgia. If someone knows where I could get help please let me know.
I am looking for help for a friend of mine who has schizophrenia. She lives alone, and I check on her. I am trying to get some help for her for Christmas. Can anyone direct me to a site that can help her?
I live in Erie, Pennsylvania. I have two boys ages 3 and 5 and a daughter who is nine. I am trying to find help getting them stuff for Christmas. I lost my job about a year ago so now I stay home with my kids.
My name is Jacqueline I live in south west Detroit. I need some help with some baby stuff and Christmas for my 11 year old and 5 year old. I am a single mother, the father got deported and I only have enough coming in for rent.
I had a stroke a year ago. Please tell me where I can find help for Christmas. My son is 15 and my daughter is 13. I also need help with some food. Thank you and God bless.
I am a 26 year old single mother of a 6 year old boy. Jeremiah is in the second grade, but reads on a 6th grade level. He is very smart. I lost my good job on 06/13/13 and was denied unemployment. I lost my job due to a lie. I don't have the proper funds to give him a Christmas, but I trust God.
I have a friend that is in real need of Christmas for her children and I need to find out how to help her by finding an organization out there to help. I would help, but I do not have the funds to. She has 3 children and their father is not doing anything to help with them.
What is the phone number for Christmas Wish in Mountain Home, AR? Thanks
One of my best friends just informed me that 2 of her three daughters had nothing under the tree at Christmas. One of these children is 9 the other 15. These girls were destroyed by this.
I have no money or help with my 4, 1, and 2 month old kids. My 4yr old is disabled. Can you please give me ideas as to where I can get help on food, clothes, shoes, and toys? I am on a very low income.
I am looking for help for my one child. He is five years old this year. I moved up here because my son's great grandma was every sick. She died this September 23rd. We been jumping house to house since we have been here.
I have a 17 year old daughter who was placed in my emergency custody this last July after her father abused her. I moved and relocated and have given her a home and parent (myself), and have found a part time job.
I was wondering if there was any place that would help with Christmas gifts for this woman. She has a very large family, but is always alone on Christmas and other holidays.
I am a single mother of 3 amazing teenagers. 2 boys 17 and 13 and my princess 14. Our family has been through a lot over the past year.
I need help getting my children Christmas presents.
My family really needs help. Can anyone advise us? My husband works at an a/c company and they are very slow right now. We have 4 kids that we haven't been able to give a Christmas to in the past 2 years.
Is there anyone in Toledo, Ohio that would know the locations of the angel trees? Thank you.
My 5 teenagers and I lost our home and currently live in a motel in Absecon, New Jersey. Every place I call says my kids are too old. Anyone have an idea?
Where do I go or who do I call about assistance for Christmas help for my child? We just moved to Penn, Pennsylvania in September 2012 and we do not know many people and do not even have family close. As a matter of fact I left my two other children back in Utah. I have a son 18, and an independent daughter that is 25.
I'm trying to see how I can get help for my kids for Christmas this year. I don't have the funds and I want them to have a happy Christmas. I'm a stay at home mom and I get help from the government.
I am 49 yrs old and I am disabled, so I live on a very fixed income. I have a 16 year old son here at home with me and I would like to know if I could get a little help with Christmas for him an my 5 year old granddaughter. I have been disabled since 2007 and it takes all that I get on SS to pay the bills and some of them don't get paid. I try the best I can, but no one will hire me because of my disablement. So what I'm asking is there any way I could get some help thru the holidays for the 16 year old an the 5 year old. I so sorry that I have to request this. I have always worked, but now it's come to a complete stop. I'm usually the one that helps others. Thank you.
Is there any assistance for Christmas help for families with teenagers?
I live in Barry county and don't know where to turn. Does anyone know where I could ask for help here? I live near Hastings, Michigan in Nashville and this year I lost my child support and my van. My family has gone through 3 surgeries and all I want is to have something for them this year.
This year seems to be my hardest. I have no job and am going to school full time. I live with my 9 month old grandbaby and my 8 year old son. I have no money, every little bit I do get has to go towards keeping house and home. We have what we have.
I work in the construction field and work has slowed so much that I can barely pay my bills. I won't be able to buy Christmas gifts for my children. Are there any organizations in Tallahassee that might be able to help my family?
I'm a single mother, my unemployment ran out and I can't find a job. I would like to know if there are any charities or organizations that could please help me provide a Christmas for my children, including food and gifts.
I need help for Christmas. I don't have money for a tree or gifts for my for children.
How can I receive second hand clothes and shoes for all ages? I would like to share with our church members that are less privileged for this Xmas season. I would appreciate it if anyone can help in Zimbabwe.
I am a single mom with a 13 year old son. I lost the extra income that I had coming in. Where can I find help to be able to give my son a Christmas this year?
I need help badly for Christmas this year. Ccan anyone help me please? God bless you.
Who do I contact on getting Christmas presents for my 3 boys (2, 5, and 7 yr old) for this Christmas?
I have seen several requests for help for the holidays. While volunteering, I learned that some agencies in this area require that you apply for help in early November or even late October.
My husband recently lost his job. I am working 60 sometimes 80 hours a week to try to support our family. Can anyone tell me where I can get help with the holiday for my children. I've tried social services and because I am working they pay me no attention.
I need to know where to sign up for Toys for Tots? I have five kids in need of Christmas presents this year.
Involving Children in Charitable Gift Giving. Is there a charity where you can bring your child to give a gift to a needy child?
If you possibly can, PLEASE pick a name from church or store, or anywhere that you can, to buy for a complete stranger for Christmas. We have a "Share a Christmas" gift at our church, and it may be someone from there or someone that a member thought might need a little help.
Charities To Help With Christmas. I have noticed many readers asking for monetary help with Christmas. Please don't think I'm being insensitive. 20 Years ago, I was that person too. There are several agencies that can help you. Please check with your local Salvation Army agency, they put on a toy program that you can sign up for.
Christmas Decorations For Needy Neighbors. I live in an urban neighborhood with a wide range of income levels. Last Christmas, I noticed that my elderly neighbor lady didn't have a Christmas wreath or any decorations on her door.
Helping A Needy Family This Christmas. Here are some ideas on how the more fortunate can help someone for Christmas. It doesn't have to break your budget. It can fill your world with the most incredible feeling and gives back or pays forward, however you might believe.
I have heard that several charities that give out food and gifts to the needy are coming up short this year for Christmas possibly due to the fact that people have sent all they can ...
I am looking for a place to find Christmas gift donations for my fellow soldiers.
I'm a senior in high school and I'm also in an EAST program and my project is to host a holiday non-perishable food drive and I was wondering if anybody might have any tips on great advertising to get the word out?
Charities that offer help during the holiday season in Nebraska. Please post feedback about any charities you may know about.