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Toys for Tots Registration continues Nov. 6-8

Post Date:10/16/2017

Registration for the 2017 Toys for Tots continues Nov. 6-8.

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Human Services Department, the Calcasieu Medical Reserve Corps and the Al Worley Marine Corps League #1157 will accept applications and certify eligible residents from 8:30 a.m.- noon and 1-3 p.m. on October 30 - November 2 and November 6-8, at the Allen P. August Multipurpose Center, 2000 Moeling St., in Lake Charles.

 Children ages 1 – 12 are eligible for the program if they live in households with incomes not exceeding these Health and Human Services income guidelines:

 

Size of Family

125% of Poverty Guidelines

1

$1,859

2

$2,432

3

$3,004

4

$3,576

5

$4,148

6

$4,720

7

$4,827

8

$4,935

9

$5,042

10

$5,149

11

$5,257

12

$5,364

 

Residents applying for Toys for Tots will be required to provide copies of the following:

 

  • Proof of Calcasieu Parish residency
  • Picture identification
  • Birth certificate or social security card for each child
  • Three (3) paycheck stubs or awards letter from SSI, VA, SS, AFDC, etc.
  • Current food stamp eligibility letter (dated within 60 days).

 

Toys for Tots Distribution Day will be 1-5 p.m., Saturday, December 16 at the Lake Charles Civic Center. Children must be present to receive toys.

 The Toys for Tots Foundation and Al Worley Marine Corps League #1157 have approved all rules for participation in this project. Rules for acceptance or participation in the project are for all individuals regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex or handicap.

 For additional information on the application and selection process, call Vida Riggs at 337-721-4024.

 

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