The Salvation Army in Flin Flon is now accepting applications for Christmas Hampers. Major Debbie Allen says anybody who is on assistance or who is working at minimum wage or is unemployed and having difficulty making ends meet can apply. She says people simply need to come to the Salvation Army at 3 Hemlock Drive starting today through Thursday of this week between 10 AM and 3 PM and they’re also doing it the 29th, 30th and December 1st. She adds they need to bring their ID for every member of the family that they’re applying for and they need to have a general idea of their expenses and their income.
Major Allen says they cover Flin Flon, Creighton, Denare Beach, Cranberry Portage and Sherridon adding last year they handed out 163 hamper so they are planning on 180 this year. If you need more information you can call the Salvation Army at 687-7812.