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Alleghany CARES
Christians Associated for Relief & Emergency Services
Helping the Community
The Thrift Store Proceeds make the following ministries possible!

Thrift Store proceeds benefit needs in our community.

Fueling Hope
provides gasoline vouchers to cancer patients while in active treatment
MUST: provide proof of residency, copy of NC drivers license and verification of their appointments for treatment
Medication Assistance Program 
assists those that have no health insurance and are on a regular prescription.  These medications are provided freely.  

We use a local pharmacy program; 

NC MedAssist (we are an enrollment site where the medications are mailed directly to your home) and 

help to access the pharmaceutical companies when applicable.

financial eligibility:
200% of Federal Poverty Level
Office hours:  
Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00.  .
Call 372-5959 to get an answer to your questions.
Download Alleghany CARES
Medication Assistance Program Information
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Pharmacy Application
Educational Scholarships

for adults and youths.  38 scholarships will be awarded in 2017 (renewal and new).
All applications must be received before April 1st.
Download Alleghany CARES
Scholarship Application
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Scholarship RENEWAL Application
Annual Proceeds Days

fund-raising opportunities for community non-profit agencies that have 501(c) status.
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Annual Proceeds Day Application
Community Needs
for example:  Shoes needed for elementary students, Solid Rock Building Fund, Food Closet, and Relief Fund.
  • Shoes for elementary students (chosen by school) 228 assisted during 2016-2017 school year
  • EdenPure Heaters  Income based program available only once to families.  Must apply then pay small fee.  Contact Director in October.

Adult Dental Program

Your mouth is the beginning to your health.
This is an income based program for those adults without access to insurance.
  • financial eligibility: 150% of Federal Poverty Level

    Cleanings, Fillings or Extractions

    Appointment with local dentist subject to availability.
Download Alleghany CARES Dental application and information sheet.

Click Here for Information Sheet

Further free dental access:  www.ncdentalsociety.org  
Go to NCMOM and schedule.
"Without community service, we would not have a strong quality of life...
It's the way in which we ourselves grow and develop."
-Dr. Dorothy I. Height

 25 Womble Street,  Sparta, NC 28675
(336) 372-5959