Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

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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.

Impact You Can See

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

Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

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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Happy Father's Day to all the dads and father figures! ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Fathers Day to all the dads and father figures!

We advocate for equality and stand against racism. If you aren't aware, Juneteenth commemorates the day in 1865 when the last remaining slaves in Galveston, Texas finally learned of their freedom, declared by the Emancipation Proclamation more than two years earlier. Happy Juneteenth! ... See MoreSee Less

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We advocate for equality and stand against racism. If you arent aware, Juneteenth commemorates the day in 1865 when the last remaining slaves in Galveston, Texas finally learned of their freedom, declared by the Emancipation Proclamation more than two years earlier. Happy Juneteenth!

Thanks to a wonderful community member for making these beautiful quilts for our residents! Davina isn't going to give hers up! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thanks to a wonderful community member for making these beautiful quilts for our residents! Davina isnt going to give hers up!

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