How to Donate

By supporting Lutheran Settlement House, you help our community members find safety and hope. Through help meeting basic needs like food and clothing, or counseling and safety planning, we make sure our clients are safe and have what they need to not only survive, but thrive. Your gift helps make their future possible.  

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Give Through the Mail:

Mail a check to:

Lutheran Settlement House
1340 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Give Over the Phone:

You can donate with your credit card over the phone by calling Erica Zaveloff at 215-426-8610 ext. 1218 

Become a Monthly Donor:

One of the biggest things we depend on as a nonprofit is consistency, so that we can serve every person who needs our help. Supporting our work on a monthly basis increases the impact of your gift, without breaking the bank. To join our Change Makers, our special group of monthly supporters, click our online giving button above, and select “Recurring Donation” in the “Type of Donation” field. You can also call Erica Zaveloff at 215-426-8610, ext. 1218 for help setting up your gift.

Give Through Your Workplace United Way Campaign:

You can help Lutheran Settlement House through your United Way workplace giving campaign! Our United Way number is #00079.

In-Kind Donations

In-Kind donations are welcomed year round! We do not accept used clothing, nor do we accept furniture donations. We recommend Circle Thrift (2233 Frankford Ave; Philadelphia, PA 19125) as a place to donate used clothing and furniture items.

We will gladly accept the following types of items:

  • Gift cards
  • New and lightly used baby items
  • Diapers
  • Baby formula
  • Non-perishable food items
  • New and lightly used children’s toys
  • Other stuff?

For questions about your in-kind donations, please contact Erica Zaveloff by email at ezaveloff@lshphilly.org, or by phone at 215-426-8610, ext. 1218.

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You can also support LSH through donations of stocks, annuities, or through planned giving.

Please contact Erica Zaveloff at ezaveloff@lshphilly.org or call 215-426-8610 ext. 1218 for more information.