Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

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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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Thank You

We couldn’t have this kind of impact without the generosity of our donors, volunteers and staff. Together we’re delivering help and hope to people in need in our communities.

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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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Mrs. Howard loves to share her love of the piano with the students from Columbus Academy when they visit LSS Kensington Place! ... See MoreSee Less

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Mrs. Howard loves to share her love of the piano with the students from Columbus Academy when they visit LSS Kensington Place!Image attachment

Thanks to interns Anna and Morgan for sharing samples of Dave's Killer Bread at an LSS Food Pantries distribution!The Ohio State University Division of Medical Dietetics students, Anna and Morgan, are excited to share the goodness of Dave's Killer Bread with everyone at the distribution. They even brought the toaster, and it smells great! ... See MoreSee Less

6 days ago

Thanks to interns Anna and Morgan for sharing samples of Daves Killer Bread at an LSS Food Pantries distribution!

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We love this bread, grains & some are only 70 calories!!!

We like Dave's killer bread at our house.

Noodle ball is a great way to get moving, and LSS Kensington Place residents love it! It can get pretty competitive! ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

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That's great☝😎

Great to see Clarence involved.

Who's good with card games😊

thought it was a anger management class

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Lutheran Social Services of Central Ohio is a United Way agency, a member of Lutheran Services in America and a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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