Donate to LTHC, and watch Lafayette lives change.
When you donate to LTHC Homeless Services, you’re helping us make sure our community’s most vulnerable have life-changing services—and access to their most basic needs.
Thank you to all individuals, organizations, churches, and businesses who donate throughout the year! Your kindness allows us to continue our mission to serve others.
Every Dollar Helps
Will give a guest soap, toilet paper, and trash bags for a week.
Will get a guest job training so he or she can secure a job.
Will feed a guest for one week.
Will house a homeless child for two nights.
Will provide baby diapers, wipes, and formula for one month.
Can provide direct financial assistance to a homeless mother.
Provides a homeless family with heat for one month.
Can provide direct financial assistance to a homeless family.
Will divert 20 people out of homelessness for one week.
Will help provide life skills education.
Will help a homeless family move into their home.
Will house a homeless mother with two children for six months while she works toward self-sufficiency.
Effective June 2019: LTHC is not accepting furniture donations due to lack of space. Other items can be dropped off:
- Monday-Friday: 8:00-11:00 am and 1:00-4:00 pm
- Saturday-Sunday: 11:00 am-5:00 pm
For more information about Project Birthday, please contact us at email.
Home for Keeps Club
For $5 a week, or a one-time donation of $260 or more, you can become a member of our Home for Keeps Club! Members receive program updates and are invited to an annual donor reception. If you’re interested in giving a monthly gift, we’d like to recognize you as well.
The Home for Keeps Club and its amazing members help us continue to provide homeless families and individuals with long-term housing solutions and support.
- Bronze Level: $260 -$499
- Silver Level: $500-$999
- Gold Level: $1,000 -$1,999
- Platinum Level: $2,000+
- Legacy Level: Anyone who has pledged a gift
Below, you’ll find a list of items we need to best serve our guests.
Diapers (size 4 and larger)
Men’s socks and underwear
Women’s socks and underwear
Please note that we cannot accept general clothing donations. But, you can take these to any Greater Lafayette Goodwill for their Collect to Connect program. With this program, Goodwill gives us vouchers that our guests can use.
Bowls and dishes
Cereal (large boxes)
Coffee and hot chocolate
Gatorade and lemonade powdered mix (for gallon jugs, as well as single packets)
Pots and pans
Sippy cups for kids
Styrofoam plates, cups, and bowls
Ziploc bags (all sizes)
Bed linens and sheets (complete sets)
Grocery gift cards
Reusable water bottles
Barrettes and hair ties
First aid cream (single packets)
Hair brushes and combs
Shampoo and conditioner