Eligibility Requirements

Families must meet all of the following requirements to be eligible for assistance:

  • Children and Guardian must reside in Franklin County, Ohio.

  • Children must be enrolled and attending school, grades K – 12 (public, private, catholic or charter)

  • Children in kindergarten or any child 16 and older must obtain a current letter from their school verifying enrollment and attendance. The verification letter must be presented at the time of the clothing appointment. Children who are 16 and older must present a picture ID.

Complete an application at Charity Newsies Headquarters during the following times:

  • Monday, August 7th through Friday, December 1st 9:00am – 12:30pm

  • Requirements for the application process:

  • Only a custodial parent or legal guardian may apply.

  • Applications may be completed in person at the

    Charity Newsies Headquarters – Directions to Headquarters

  • The following documents are required when applying:

    • Social Security card, or Taxpayer ID number, and photo identification for yourself (driver’s license, state ID, Resident Alien Card, etc.)

    • Proof of household income (benefits letter, recent pay stub)

    • Social Security card for each child to be clothed

Ashlynn, Madalynn, Kaitlynn and Raelynn Guevara

Charity Newsies