Items we need

 We always need!


  • Blankets
  •  Cases of bottled water
  • Tarps
  • Coats
  • Sunscreen
  • Backpacks
  • Insect repellent
  • Snack food items
  • Toiletries
  • Razors
  • Ponchos
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Protein bars
  • Men’s jeans
  • Feminine products
  • Gloves
  • Sleeping bags
  • Thermal socks
  • Rubber mats
  • Cloth shopping bags
  • Canned foods with pop-top lids
  • Wash cloths
  • Shaving cream
  • Soap
  • Hand-warmers
  • Toothpaste
  • Peanut butter
  • Underwear
  • Scarves
  • Prayers

To operate Our Charity it costs $3000 a month.
We need grants and corporate and business donations.
We need financial Partners to donate each month.

We welcome churches to support our charity!

We Need You!

“I invest myself of time, money and labor into this Charity
because it has helped thousands of people and it makes a difference!
Please consider supporting this Charity of
Michiana Five for the Homeless, Inc.” – John Shafer, Founder

Donated items locally can be picked up by calling us

ph. 574.607.FIVE (3483)

or can be dropped off 12-4pm Wed.
at our building at
2206 Miami street. South Bend, Indiana 46613

On behalf of all the people we are able to reach, we truly thank you.