Interviews for assistance are by appointment, beginning October 1, 2021. Contact either (but not both) of the following people during the hours listed, and leave a message if the phone is not answered. Calls will be returned in the order received. Call as soon as possible. Checks will be distributed in November.


Shirley Dillard (Monday- Saturday, 11 am – 7 pm) 706-540-0785


Jodie Zeuke (Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm.) 706-410-0382

You must provide the following documents to show need:
1. parent or guardian’s ID.
2. proof of residency in Oglethorpe County.
3. documentation for all household income, including wages for all adults in the home, alimony, child
support, TANF, food stamps, WIC, social security, and SSI.
4. proof of children living in the household (birth certificates, social security cards, a government
document listing the children, or the children’s school grade reports).

Financial donations are needed, and welcome at any time.

Financial donations are needed, and may be made at any time. Click the yellow donate button at the bottom of the page to donate with Paypal or a credit card. Checks should be made payable to Community Christmas and mailed to 143 Bowen Farm Rd. Crawford, GA 30630 or dropped off at the Commercial Bank in Crawford.

Toy Collections - Due by December 14th


Please contribute new, unwrapped toys to Toys for Tots, or at one of the other local toy collections, including those at the main office of Oglethorpe County Recreation Department (9 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday), The Commercial Bank in Crawford, and some schools and other locations. Teen items such as toiletry sets, electronics, sports equipment, art supplies, and gift cards are especially needed.


Please contact us at if you would like to sponsor a collection. Toys are due by December 14th.

Volunteers are needed to set up the toy distribution area on December 15th, and with distribution and clean up on December 16th. Contact April Moore at to volunteer for this.