Holiday Resources

Adopt A Family

Registration for families that wish to receive assistance will be open from October 26th through November 11th.

Register here Holiday Bureau “Adopt A Family” - Elizabeth Ballard Community Services (EBCS) (


Share the Warmth Coat Distribution

December 3rd from 10am-2pm at The Salvation Army (1202 E. 23rd St.) For more information call 785-846-1455 or email


Angel Tree Christmas Assistance

Gifts for children 17 and under. Registration is by appointment in November. Call 785-843-4188 for more information. 


Holiday Meals

Just Food

Thanksgiving Holiday Food Distribution

Customers with an account established prior to 11/1/22 can sign up online to receive an additional 14 points to put toward Holiday Items. To register for an account go to

Distribution will occur from 11/15/22 - 11/22/22.


Catholic Charities 

Thanksgiving Food Boxes

Registration through 10/31/22 - Contact Abigail Chikanda at 785-856-2694, with questions.


Salvation Army

Holiday Meal

12/14/22 from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm. - Location TBD


Nothing Unique Organization

Christmas Dinner Giveaway- If you or a family you know is in need of a Christmas dinner, please reach out via email or call by November 30. Include family name, number of people in the house, address, and phone number. 

Phone: 785-764-9078

Meal Include (Uncooked) Whole Chicken, Green Beans, Corn, Cranberry, Mac & Chees, Cornmeal, Brownies or Cookies, Plastic Silverware, Disposable Foil Pans.


Sandwich Bowl

Community Thanksgiving To-Go

Learn more at Sandwich Bowl's Community Thanksgiving dinner To-go! | Facebook