Unhoused Louisvilians are at risk of freezing from January 28th-30th due to temperatures and wind chills falling well below freezing!
If you see someone panhandling or asking for money, PLEASE give them WHATEVER you can spare!!! This is a gateway into a restaurant, store or to get on a bus and warm up!!
Please Donate emergency items to help as outreach groups are running out of supplies with the incoming cold which will be as low as 3 degrees, and much lower windchill.
Fed with Faith –– http://www.fedwithfaith.org/donate-items/
http://www.fedwithfaith.org/donate/ to donate money
Drop off at Fed with Faith - Beargrass Creek Church 4100 Shelbyville Road 9-5 M-F or
Gratitude House 2601 W Chestnut street in the west end.
Specific requests for items needed:
- Sleeping bags
- Shoes, sneakers, boots, mens 13, 14, 15
- Sterno-- they are almost out and this can keep people alive.
- Hand warmers
- Sandwich bags
- Brown paper bags
- Jelly and peanut butter
Donny Greene collection -- Donny works directly with people in camps, bringing food, and help. He plans to be out in camps distributing whatever is donated. Cash helps too --Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org
Donations to Donny can be dropped off at Highland Coffee on Bardstown Road.
- sleeping bags
- Granola bars
- Fruit roll ups
- Compact food items that can be put in a pocket.
- Hand warmers
Let's do our part to look out for those in need during this dangerous winter weather!