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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Want to learn more about how to support our Network of Hope programs and the great work going on to support those in need? Sign up to receive periodic information via email.

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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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At Kensington Place, our resident pastor led a remembrance prayer and then we sang patriotic songs for Memorial Day. ... See MoreSee Less

23 hours ago

As a community, we have been through a lot during the COVID crisis. The City of Columbus - City Hall has been a true hero, stepping up to support us in ways we never thought possible. We are immensely grateful for the incredible support our city has shown during these challenging times. But with funding uncertainty looming at the state and federal levels of government, it's more important than ever that we invest in our community. These investments are vital to our future and will help ensure that we can continue to thrive long after the crisis has passed. ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

Thank you to all who have served and to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago
Thank you to all who have served and to those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
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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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