Helping the homeless in Michiana since 2012.

Help Us Now

Items Needed


• Blankets • Cases of Bottled Water • Tarps • Coats • Sunscreen • Backpacks • Insect Repellent • Snack Food Items • Tents • Razors • Rain Ponchos • Deodorant • Shampoo • Protein Bars • Men’s Jeans • Feminine Products • Winter Gloves • Sleeping Bags • Thermal socks • Rubber mats • Cloth Shopping Bags • Canned Foods with pop-top lids • Wash cloths • Shaving Cream • Hand-warmers • Toothpaste and Toothbrushes • Peanut Butter • Men’s Underwear • Scarves

Items donated locally can be picked up by calling

574-607-FIVE (3483)

or can be dropped off

12 – 4 pm Wednesdays

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.


To operate our charity it costs $3,000 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