Apply for Assistance

We serve children in need from infancy through age 18 who live in York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox and Androscoggin counties. Parents or legal guardians may seek assistance by downloading, printing and filling out the 2019 client application form Toy Fund Application 2019. 2019 Non-Group Application

Application forms also are available at the Press Herald’s Welcome Center, 295 Gannett Drive, South Portland or call 791-6672 to receive one by mail. We encourage people to apply as soon as possible so that the applications can be processed.

Send completed applications to the address on the form:

Press Herald Toy Fund
PO Box 7310
Portland, ME 04112

We’ll process your application and if you qualify, we’ll send a letter in the mail starting mid-November explaining where and when to pick up the gifts. Pick up for individual applicants will be scheduled between December 10-13 and December 17-20. Gifts must be picked up between the date on the letter and our last day of operation, which is Dec. 20. The location, days and hours of operation will be included in the letter.