Do you need a little help this Christmas?
If you or someone you know is low income and will need a Christmas hamper this year, the Big Lakes Christmas Angels can help! Applications will be available at all FCSS offices beginning Friday, November 1, 2019, or download the application form below. Once you have filled out the form please return it in-person to any FCSS office as we will need to verify your information. This program is open to Big Lakes County residents only.
What do I need to apply?
- valid identification
- proof of residence
- 2018 tax return or notice of assessment
*Required for all household members*
What’s Included in a Hamper?
- Fixings for turkey dinner
- Cereal for breakfast
- 1 wrapped toy per child (child must reside with the applicant)
Only applicants who meet specific financial criteria and reside within Big Lakes County will be considered for a hamper.
The application deadline is Thursday, December 5, 2019. *No Exceptions*
For more information, contact us!
ENILDA FCSS: 780-523-5925
FAUST FCSS: 780-355-3896
GROUARD FCSS: 780-751-3806
JOUSSARD FCSS: 780-776-3811
KINUSO FCSS: 780-775-3666
FCSS MANAGER: 780-776-0008
Big Lakes Christmas Angels Donation Request
Each year, Big Lakes FCSS relies on the gracious donations of Big Lakes County residents and businesses to provide food hampers and toys to individuals and families within our communities, and this year is no different! This program is 100% funded by donations, so we are asking for contributions of cash to purchase the groceries and toys needed to assemble hampers for those residing in Big Lakes County needing a little extra help over the holidays. All monetary donations will receive official tax receipts. Any amount helps, so please consider giving to this program and helping out residents in your community.
Donations are accepted at all FCSS offices, the Big Lakes County Administration Office, and the Kinuso County Office, or mail to: Big Lakes County at Box 239, High Prairie, AB T0G 1E0
*PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACCEPT FOOD OR TOY DONATIONS*