Charities of the Month

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Alsip Home & Nursery spotlights local non-profits and charity organizations by gathering donations at our registers each month. Check back often to learn about local charities in the Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland area's that Alsip Home & Nursery is teaming up to help.

Coats for Kids & Families

Coats for Kids (and families) is a nonprofit agency in Northwest Indiana. Coats for kids (and families) partners with other local agencies to collect new and gently worn coats. There are bins in each of the Merrillville Community, Hobart, and River Forest school buildings. In the 16 years of operation in Lake County, Indiana, over 16,000 coats have been distributed through the Coats for Kids (and families). In the fall of 2018, there will be two giveaway days on the first two Saturdays in November, from 9:00 AM until Noon on November 3rd at the Merrillville Intermediate School and November 10th at the River Forest High School.

To learn more, visit them on Facebook.


Lincolnway Special Recreation Association

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Since 1976, the Lincolnway Special Recreation Association (LWSRA) has provided adaptive and special recreation services for individuals with disabilities through a cooperative agreement with Frankfort, Manhattan, Mokena, New Lenox, Peotone and Wilmington Island park districts. LWSRA is an integral part of the overall recreation services of each of our partners. LWSRA programs are for individuals from preschool through adult who have recreation needs that are not met by regular park district programs.

How Alsip Home & Nursery Gives Back

Alsip Home & Nursery proudly offers fundraising opportunities to local groups and organizations through gift card fundraisers. These groups can earn 10-30% to help fund their back on all gift cards sold. Through these partnerships, Alsip Home & Nursery has helped schools, sports teams, garden clubs, churches, and local groups reach their goals.

To learn more about Alsip Home & Nursery Fundraising Opportunities - click here.