Christmas Charities Year Round
Christmas Charities Year Round (CCYR) is a non-profit, charitable organization that has served Madison County, AL since 1949, providing basic necessities year round, plus toys and food during the Christmas season, at no cost to clients. CCYR provides emergency resources including free clothes, shoes & household items, plus school supplies/uniforms to over 5,000 less fortunate children & adults annually.
Most of CCYR’s clients are facing hardship due to loss of income, homelessness, disability or domestic violence. CCYR also assists local residents in times of crisis or natural disasters, such as house fires and tornadoes. Another mission of CCYR is providing resources to veterans, and to prisoners re-entering society.