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Charity Newsies clothing program ready to accept applications

Charity Newsies clothing program ready to accept applications
Posted August 22nd, 2014 @ 10:56am by WTVN Newsroom

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) --Charity Newsies is ready to begin taking applications for its clothing program Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilltop and Linden Columbus Metropolitan Library branches.  

You can also get an application between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Charity Newsies' headquarters at 4300 Indianola Ave.

Only residents of Franklin County are eligible. They must be enrolled in a K-12 school--either public, private, Catholic or charter.

After income and documents are verified, Charity Newsies does a home visit with applicants.

Those accepted for the program will get a coat, shirts, pants, underwear and socks at the Charity Newsies store and a $25 voucher for shoes at Payless.

Click here for more information on the clothing program.


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