We are currenting doing out reach work as the shelter is still in the building stages, but what we need more than anything is people!! We need your donations finacially and your time. There still is some construction to be completed before we can use the basement part of the shelter. So we are asking that if you have connections with anyone who has a skill/trade, if you have it and you can spare a few hours on the weekends, please get a hold of us... WE NEED YOUR HANDS!!
We are in need of volunteers to help oversee or support us with fund raisers, work at the shelter between the hours of 7 p.m.-7 a.m.
If you are a go getter, WE NEED YOU!! You can help to brain storm ideas, or volunteer or form a committee to start a fund raising event;
What we need fund raisers for:
Finishing the basement
Showers, and Kitchen and living room area and bedroooms and the office.
If you would like to assist us on these projects or help oversee a fund raiser to help fund a project please email us at:[email protected]
Men and women will be housed in. We are in need of 50 twin size mats. Pictures for the walls.
Family areas will be set up for single parent families and traditional families. We need bedding (sheets, blankets, cubicals, pad locks, inspirational pictures, area rugs.)
For the dining and living areas, we are in need of computers, desk, 1 long serving table, for prping snacks and non perishable foods, bowels (all sizes) dish towels, serving pictures, blenders, mixers, toaster, microwave, television, dvd player, boom box,6 round tables to eat at, children books, board games, towels for bathing, wash rags, hand towels, tolietries, trial size hygiene products, socks, underwear, diapers ( med, large size) 2 high chairs, foam plates, cups, forks, spoons, knifves, brooms, dust pans, mops, sponges, cleaning supplies, detergent, laundry baskets.
Industrial Washer & Dryer, dryer sheets, disposable table cloths, hair products for females, combs, brushes, toothpaste, toothbrushes, (no products with alcohol ie mouth wash) cotton balls, q-tips, dental floss, eye glass repair kits, sewing kits, tampax, kotex and ect...
Volunteers and community members are invited to spend 1 night simulating a night out on the street for an homeless person. We will be sleeping outside with no prtection from the elements. You can bring a sleeping bag, boxes, blankets, dress warm as you want, but no tents.
Hearts of Hope Homeless Shelter
6869 N Dixie Hwy
Nov. 10 2017
7p.m.- 7 a.m.
Grand Opening Nov. 18th 2017 from 2p.m.-4p.m.
On Saturday, Nov 18th @ 2p.m. we will be feeding the homeless guest who will be passing thru our doors. We are serving a Thanksgiving meal!
Anyone wanting to donate, turkeys, hams, corn muffins, stuffing, cranberries, desserts, drinks (prepared foods please) paper plates, plastic ware, ice , yams ect. Please contact us at [email protected] or hit us up on facebook.
If you can not cook please, please make plans to bring food 2 days before the 18th. Email us at [email protected] for arrangements.
Shelter address: 6869 N Dixie Hwy Elizabethtown Ky.