Dates announced to register for Toys for Tots

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The Tri-County Toys for Tots campaign has announced registration dates, times, and locations. There will be one registration date in each county. Residents are encouraged to make plans to attend one of these events, as additional registration opportunities may be limited. Registration requirements are listed below.

• Dixie County —  Friday, Oct. 21, 9 a.m.-noon at Dixie County Public Library, 16328 S.E. Highway 19, Cross City;

• Gilchrist County — Friday, Oct. 21, 9 a.m.-noon at Gilchrist County Public Library, 105 N.E. 11th Ave, Trenton; and

• Levy County — Friday, Oct. 28, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Tri-County Community Resources, 15 N. Main St, Chiefland.

The registration requirements are as follows:

• Children must be 12 years of age or younger in order to qualify.

Parent or guardian’s current government issued photo identification

• Child’s birth certificate

• Court Ordered Custody Records, if applicable

• Child’s Social Security Card

• Proof of Residence (2 of 4, in registering guardian’s name)

• Current driver’s license or photo ID with star indicating verified residence

• Property tax bill

• Utility bill with name and physical address (not P.O. Box)

• Voter registration card

• Recent Income Statement/Approval Letter: food stamps, AFDC, SSI, Medicaid,

• Check stub for one month

• Income requirements based on 2016 U.S. Departmentof Health and Human Services Poverty Guidelines

Contact the local Toys for Tots Campaign Coordinator for any questions at newberry-fl.toysfortots.org  on on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TriCountyTFT.

For registrations and general information, call 352-580-0176 or email tricountytoysfortots@gmail.com.