Applications being accepted for Dress an Angel project

Posted: Feb. 4, 2013 4:26 pm Updated: Mar. 5, 2013 9:15 am


The 49th annual Dress an Angel clothing project, sponsored by the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary and Family Services office, is scheduled for Saturday, March 23.

The program provides a new set of clothing for infants and children up to 12 years old. About 400 children will be provided a new set of clothing this year for Easter. Each child will also receive a children's version of the New Testament.

Applications for the program are being accepted from 1 to 4 p.m. through March 7 at the Salvation Army Family Services office at 333 N. Sixth St. (the former Adam's County Health Department).

Applicants will be given appointments for distribution day, which will take place between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. March 23.

For more information, call the Salvation Army Family Services office at (217) 222-2087.