For Immediate Release: Oct. 26, 2010
Fill-A-Need program donations accepted through Dec. 3
ARIZ. (Oct. 26, 2010)
The Goodyear Fill-A-Need program is gearing up and getting ready to help brighten
the 2010 holiday season, helping to connect families in need with generous
gifts and donations by City of Goodyear employees, residents and local
businesses. The program traditionally provides gifts for children such as toys,
clothing and school supplies.
will be accepted through December 3. Citizens, businesses and civic
organizations can participate in the program by donating items such as new
unwrapped toys, money, holiday gift wrapping supplies and service. Cash
donations are especially welcome and compliment the generous discounts given by
checks payable to Adopt a Family. Donations of items and cash can be brought to
Goodyear City Hall lobby at 190 N. Litchfield Road at the corner of Litchfield
and Van Buren roads. Please leave donated items unwrapped.
donations and purchased items are wrapped and personally delivered by
volunteers. In 2009, more than 45 families experiencing crisis or extreme
financial difficulty were served.
changes to Arizona law now require state and local governmental agencies to
obtain forms and other documentation from individuals applying for federal,
state and local public benefits covered by the Act to verify their eligibility
for such benefits.
all applicants for the Fill-A-Need program will be required to fill out a
Public Assistance Verification form and provide supporting documentation as
learn more, call 623-882-7765.