Sojourner Truth House - Gary, Indiana

Served an average of 2,092 clients per month     Clothed 2,376 clients     Provided 14,980 meals

  • 20TH ANNIVERSARY VIDEO

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  • CURRENT NEEDS

    FOOD/NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS
    • Canned Vegetables (quantities of 12 or more per type, please)
    HYGIENE/PERSONAL ITEMS/PAPER/HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS
    • Adult Toothbrushes/Toothpaste/Dental Floss
    • Body Lotion (men's/women's; small/large size)
    • Body Wash (small/large size)
    • Deodorant (men's/women's)
    • Disposable Razors
    • Maxi Pads (all sizes)/Panty Liners
    • Mouthwash (small/large size)
    • Shampoo/Conditioner
    • Shave Cream
    • Toilet Tissue
    HOUSEWARES
    • Can Openers
    • Clock Radios
    • Fabric Softener
    • Irons/Ironing Boards
    • Microwave Ovens
    • Pillows
    • Silverware
    • Toasters
    HOME FURNISHINGS
    • Beds (Twin/Full/Queen mattress/box springs with frame)
    • Chairs (living room)
    • Dressers (bedroom) (urgent need)
    • End Tables (living room)
    • Kitchen Tables/Chairs
    • Lamps (small)
    • Night Stands (bedroom)
    • Refrigerators
    • Sofas
    • Stoves
    • Televisions (good working order; flat screen only)

    For a complete needs list and current donation hours please call Sojourner Truth House at (219) 885-2282.

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  • COFFEE & CONVERSATION

     

    Coffee and Conversation
    COFFEE AND CONVERSATION ATTENDEES LEARN ABOUT STH
     
    Coffee and Conversation
    SR. PEG TALKS TO COFFEE AND CONVERSATION ATTENDEES ABOUT THE MISSION OF STH

    Join us for an informal gathering to learn more about our various partnerships, client services, tour our facilities, and meet our staff. You will hear about the personal journeys of our clients and how STH has assisted them and their families.

    We design your visit around our service hours, while we are open to the community, so you can catch a glimpse into the hustle & bustle of our ministry.

    The next Coffee and Conversation event will take place on Thursday, October 19 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.


    Thursday, October 19, 2017 1-3 PM
    Tuesday, November 21, 2017 9-11 AM
    Thursday, December 14, 2017 1-3 PM

    CLICK HERE for more information or to register for an upcoming Coffee and Conversation.

  • DONATION CRITERIA

    1) We believe that our clients deserve a decent start in life as they reclaim their independence. So, the same criteria we have for donated clothing holds for furniture and household items.
    If you would not give the items you want to donate to your relatives, please do not expect us to take them.
    Unfortunately, we do not have time to repair or clean items which do not meet our standards.

    2) We take the following new or gently used furniture donations: twin, full and queen beds, kitchen tables and chairs, end tables, living room chairs and sofas, storage cabinets, gas stoves, washers and/or dryers. We can only accept WORKING flatscreen TV’s.

    Thank you for your help and understanding.

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  • The 2017 Walk for STH was a huge success thanks to you! We’re close to meeting our goal and still need your help to make that happen.

    THANK YOU for your support!

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