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food, shelter, safety and healing
to people in need throughout Central Ohio.

$2.25 provides a complete meal for an LSS Faith Mission client

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Give now to help provide meals.


Join us in providing
food, shelter, safety and healing
to people in need throughout Central Ohio.

$2.25 provides a complete meal for an LSS Faith Mission client

Donate

YOUR GIFT OF $2.25 PROVIDES A COMPLETE MEALS

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  • 89 Meals

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Hope Starts with a Meal and a Bed

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Hope Starts With a Meal and a Bed

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Easing Hunger and Providing Hope

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Interrupting the Cycle of Violence

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Where Care and Comfort Meet

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Quality Care is Just Around the Corner

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Receive Care Where You’re Most Comfortable

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Delivering Dignity Through Safety and Comfort

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By joining this special group of monthly donors, you'll give people in need access to lasting solutions all year long. Join today to help ensure that we're always ready to serve nutritious meals, offer safe shelter, and provide clean clothing to the neighbors who need them most.

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LSS offers services to provide for the basic needs of all people. Through our programs, we reach 27 counties in Ohio.

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Each program within the Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope is unique and diverse, serving a different function in achieving our mission of creating a better world by serving people in need. We are always striving to restore lives and communities, one person at a time. We are humbled by the number of neighbors we’ve been able to serve.

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Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

You can help people in need in many ways. From those experiencing homelessness and families without food, to domestic violence victims and their children, your support makes all the difference.

Our Stories

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People come to LSS at different stages in their lives and for different reasons. Each person’s story is unique. We strive to meet our clients, residents, volunteers, partners and donors where they are in life and serve them as individuals so that their lives may be fulfilled. Here are some of those unique stories.

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The initial rain couldn’t damper our spirits at LSS Kensington Place’s Oktoberfest last night! The food was awesome, beer plentiful, music cheerful and giant balloon beer stein so cool! ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

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Looked like a lot of fun.

Fun!

just great pics

We at BaLLOONiacs.com would like to thank Gail Feinstein for contacting us about making the giant beer stein for the Octoberfest celebration.

TODAY IS THE DAY! Tune in tonight at 7 p.m. on 10TV - WBNS to watch the LSS CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence Choose Hope tv special. Here's a sneak peak of survivor Maria's story. ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

Congrats to Sheilla White, shelter advocate at LSS CHOICES, on receiving the October Spirit of Excellence award for her high level of performance on the job! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago
Congrats to Sheilla White, shelter advocate at LSS CHOICES, on receiving the October Spirit of Excellence award for her high level of performance on the job!

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Congratulations Ms. Sheila

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