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.
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.