Alsip Home & Nursery spotlights local non-profits and charity organizations by gathering round-up donations at our registers each month. Check back often to learn about local charities in the Northwest Indiana and greater Chicagoland area's that Alsip Home & Nursery is teaming up to help!
June Charities of the Month
Meals On Wheels of Northwest Indiana has the mission to deliver meals to those in need with the support of community volunteers. For many Americans, Meals on Wheels is the difference between remaining in their own homes and needing to relocate to a nursing facility. The nutritious meal, friendly visit and wellness check help them cope with three of the biggest threats of aging: nutrition needs, isolation, and loss of independence. Research proves that when older adults have the right support, they gain greater quality of life, need fewer hospital stays and live longer. Learn More
16th-30th: Through programs such as “Buddy Bags”, which will operate under and the “Community Help Network, Inc.” umbrella, they will strive to help feed hungry students throughout South Lake County, Indiana, by providing them with food for over the weekend and longer breaks during the normally scheduled school year. Furthermore, the “Buddy Bag Program” will continue beyond the regular school year to provide supplemental food for the Buddy Bag recipients and their families. They will work to create future programs that will strive to improve the lives of those most in need in our community. They will endeavor to work with other agencies to provide services and resources that will best meet their needs and lead them into a life of self-reliance. Learn More
1st-15th: Journey Pregnancy & Life Hub Established in 2012 in Mokena IL from a tiny dream, to create a beautiful space, to host & provide safe journeys towards family, purpose, and wholeness -through the beautiful art of mentoring. They offer one-on-one mentoring, counseling resources, life coaching, & confidentiality. They also offer pregnancy, baby, & family resources. For all seasons, or all reasons in a woman's life journey. Learn More
16th-30th: LoveMoves.Us provides Family Gatherings where foster & adoptive families can connect with other families who have similar experiences. These families are served a free, hot, healthy meal and are provided free childcare so they can receive a break from parenting and connect with other families, be encouraged, & supported. Learn More