Families Receiving Holiday Help

MEDFORD, Ore. — Hundreds of families are getting an extra hand this holiday season, thanks to the public’s generosity and the work of countless volunteers. After weeks of gathering donations, and connecting with needy families, volunteers spent Friday handing out bags of food and toys for its Christmas assistance. This year, the Salvation Army says … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Preventing Fraud

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Salvation Army is making sure the assistance goes to families who actually need it. They said they have tightened their rules this year to cut down on fraud. Families who sign up to receive Christmas assistance must have a total income that can’t exceed 130% of the poverty level. The Salvation … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Christmas Registration

MEDFORD, Ore. — If you are interested in receiving some of the donations, now is the time to sign up for help. The Salvation Army is holding registration events for its Christmas Assistance Program. Sign-ups are at the Salvation Army Church in Medford. They continue Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Thursday and … Continue reading »

Final Days of Holiday Drive

MEDFORD, Ore. — Our holiday drive ends Friday and we are still short on toys. While we’ve received carts full of toys, there is still a need. Specifically, the Salvation Army says it needs toys for children under the age of 3 and for kids 11-12 years old. These toys will go to some 3,000 … Continue reading »