Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) mobilizes churches to holistically help neighbors in need experiencing material, emotional, or relational poverty.

We're Here to Help

Are you fighting to make ends meet? Struggling to rise above addictions? Lost in isolation with no support? Regardless of your situation we are here to listen, to remind you that you're loved, and to provide help.

Our Impact

Love In the Name of Christ’s impact in 2022:

755

Requests

1,196

Needs Met

$17,754

Gifts Given

3,443

Volunteer Hours

MINISTRIES

Church Partner Gap Ministries

Our network of local churches serve needs that are unmet by existing agencies.

  • Personal Care Items (PCI) Ministry
  • Lullaby Ministry (baby care items)
  • Bedding Ministry
  • Car repairs
  • Kitchen
  • Oil Change Ministry
  • Birthday Closet
  • …and more

Fresh Start Classes

Love INC-Heartland is passionate about our desire to offer holistic help, provide mentors, and offer practical life-skill classes to promote lasting change to end cycles of poverty. The next session starts on September 12.

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 Back-to-School Backpack Bash

Westpointe Church, one of our partner churches, hosts the Back-to-School Backpack Bash.  School supplies and backpacks are available to local families in need.

August 17, 2022

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Thrift Stores

Our thrift stores offer an accessible “entry point” for those in need to gain an introduction to Love INC-Heartland and a source for affordable merchandise.”  

Thanksgiving Basket Program

Residents, churches and sponsors rally to provide scores of baskets filled with turkey and other groceries.

Christmas Sharing Program

This holiday program brings churches and communities together to bring comfort, holiday encouragement, and the message Christ’s birth to those in need.

December 10, 2022

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Learn more about our transformational, “change your life,” Fresh Start classes.

Thrift Store Donations

We have two Love INC Heartland Thrift Stores. Sales from our thrift stores support our mission and ministry and allow us to provide services, programs, and resources (like clothing or furniture) to those in need.

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Volunteer & Donate

We rely on the hearts and hands of volunteers along with generous donations. Whether you are seeking to volunteer to or give a one-time gift, your generousity helps our neighbors in need.

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Our Partners & Sponsors

Howard Lake