Jubilee Christmas is Coming
Donations & Volunteers Needed Now
VOLUNTEER elves are needed to staff our Donation Center (Nov. 29 – Dec. 7) and to assist with Jubilee Christmas part 2 on Saturday, December 11. This is a great opportunity to host a family and assist them in shopping for their children. Please SHARE this with others.
DONATIONS are appreciated for Jubilee Christmas from churches, organizations and individuals, and help make the program a success. You can help by donating a cash gift of $50, $100, $250, $500, $1,000 or more to Jubilee Christmas. Your cash gift to Jubilee Christmas may be given in honor of a friend or family member — in lieu of a holiday gift. LUM will send a Holiday Card sharing that a donation has been made by you to Jubilee Christmas in their name.
GIVE NEEDED ITEMS to Jubilee Christmas. Donations of new, unwrapped toys, clothing (newborn to 12-year-old), books, games, sports equipment, quilts/family blankets are welcome. Donations may be dropped off from Monday (11/29) to Tuesday, December 8 at the LUM Office (Lafayette) and Greyhouse Coffee & Supply Co. (West Lafayette).
Donate Items — Jubilee Christmas Wishlist — new items only
- Toys, Board Games, Dolls, Lego sets, Dress up & Pretend Play, Play kitchen items
- Highest need — children aged 10 – 12 years old
- No Guns, please
- Sports & Recreation equipment — Balls & equipment (basketball, soccer, kick balls, baseball, etc.), Bikes, Outdoor games (Flying discs – Frisbee, Hula-hoops, Jump ropes, Family games)
- Books (grade-level: Pre-K through teen)
- Craft Kits & Art Supplies
- Children’s clothing — outfits; winter coats, gloves, hats, scarves, boots;
- Blankets & Quilts — each family gets at least one for the family
- Wrapping Paper, Gift Bags, Tape
- Gift Cards — Food cards, Gift cards for teen siblings
- Bottled water
- Trash bags (30 gallon)
Donation Centers are as follows:
- LUM Office
420 N 4th Street, Lafayette
— Monday, November 29 through Friday, December 3 — 1 to 5 p.m.
- Oakland High School/LARA
1100 Elizabeth Street, Lafayette (rear – cafeteria entrance)
— Monday, December 6 & Tuesday, December 7 — 1 to 5 p.m.
- Greyhouse Coffee & Supply Co.
100 Northwestern Avenue, West Lafayette
— Through Monday, December 6; HOURS: Mon. – Fri. 7 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
For more information on LUM Jubilee Christmas, click HERE.
Double Your LUM Donation
Match Ends TUESDAY at Midnight
For the entire month of November, the Neil Klemme State Farm Insurance Agency of West Lafayette is offering a “$3,000 Match Donation” in support of LUM. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to “double your donation” to LUM and increase your impact on strengthening local families thanks to the generosity of Neil Klemme Insurance Agency.
It’s simple — click the “Klemme Match” button from November 1 through November 30, make a donation, and the Neil Klemme Insurance Agency will match donations up to $3,000.
This is an exciting partnership because Neil Klemme State Farm Insurance Agency is a local business. LUM is fortunate and grateful to have this support from Neil Klemme State Farm Insurance Agency.