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Frequently Asked Questions


01) Length of Company
02) 
Counties served in KY
03) 
Services Provided
04) 
501 (c)(3)
05) 
Drop Off Donations
06) 
Types of Donations Accepted
07) 
Kentucky Assistance through Mississippi
08) 
Specific Donation Request
09) 
Donation Assurance
10) 
Announcements
11) 
Mailing List
12) 
Donate via US Mail
13) Donate Online
14) 
Questions Regarding Your Donation
15) I Need Assistance
16) 
Assistance Requirements
17) 
Assistance Turn-around



1.
How long has ARM been in operations?

1.1 We have been operating since November 1998.
                            
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2.
What counties and/or areas do you provide services and assistance to?

2.1 Bell, Clay, Estill, Harlan, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley and Perry in Kentucky. Our major thrust of activities is in the Appalachian area, however, we also provide assistance throughout the United States to Native Americans and other qualified recipients through our approved distribution centers


                            
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3.
Services & Assistance Provided by ARM include

3.1 We provide services and assistance to qualified families and individuals in the following areas:

Distribution of:

- Monthly Food Boxes
- Household Articles
- Bulk Foods
- Quality Clothing
- Personal Hygiene Products
- School Supplies

3.2 Assistance with:

- Minor Home Repairs
- Building Supplies
- Prescription Drugs
- Eye Glasses
- Utilities
- New Childrens Shoes

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4.
Are You a Non-Profit 501 (c)(3)

4.1 Yes, we are legally recognized by the IRS as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. In the event that you make a contribution, we will provide tax-exempt donation receipts on request, as set forth in applicable tax laws and regulations. [
view IRS verification]


                            
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5.
Do you accept drop-off donations?

5.1 For article donations, please call: 1.800.348.7804

                            
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6.
What type of donations do you accept?

6.1 We accept financial donations, new clothing, new shoes, canned goods, new school supplies, new building supplies, automobiles, and bicycles. Please contact us with questions for items not listed. (901) 409-5876

                            
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7.
If I am donating for Kentucky needs and assistance, why is my financial contribution being mailed to Mississippi?

7.1 Appalachian Region Missions is registered in the State of KY. The founder and also the Secretary and Treasurer is located in Olive Branch, Mississippi as is our centralized bank. The Executive Director of day-to-day operations for southeastern KY is located in Harlan county KY.

                            
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8.
Can I donate to a specific cause?

8.1
If you have a particular program to which you wish to make a donation, such as food or clothing to children or the elderly, or to Native Americans living on reservations, you may so state in a note with your donation. You will be provided proof your request was honored.


                            
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9.
How can I be assured that my support is being used as I have requested?
 
9.1 ARM will be happy to provide proof your request was honored.

                            
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10.
Do you have a monthly newsletter?

10.1 Not at this time. We are in the process of publishing a quarterly newsletter. We will keep you posted and let you know when this project is complete! We do invite you to view our latest
announcements!

                            
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11.
Do you have a mailing list?

11.1 We are in the process of implementing one. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please
contact us.

                            
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12.
Can I mail in a financial contribution?

12.1 Yes, we accept donations by mail. Please make your check payable to:

Appalachian Region Missions, Inc.
P.O. Box 33
Olive Branch, MS 38654

After we have received your donation, we will mail you a receipt acknowledging your donation.

                            
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13.
Can I make a financial contribution online?

13.1 Yes! We encourage you to get involved! Please go to :
this page : to make your donation.

                            
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14.
If I have questions to ask prior to making a donation, who do I contact?

14.1 Begin by calling us at: (901) 409-5876 or contact us by email at:
jp@appalachianregionmissions.org


                            
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15.
I am in need of assistance, where do I begin?

15.1 Begin by calling us at: (901) 409-5876 or contact us by email at:
jp@appalachianregionmissions.org



                            
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16. Is there a process that I must go through in order to obtain assistance?

16.1 Yes, there is a screening process that all applicants are required to complete in order to determine appropriate
eligibility. Each application is considered on its individual merits. We do not guarantee any application will be accepted, nor do we guarantee applicants will receive assistance each and every month. We shall do our best to adjust to the most urgent needs of the communities we serve.


                            
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17. If my application is approved how long will it take to receive assistance?

17.1
Emergency services are available to residents in Bell, Clay, Estill, Harlan, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley and Perry in Kentucky.



                            
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