Category Archives: Social Service

April In-Kind Donation Drive for Heartland Animal Shelter

Founded by veterinarian Dr. Herbert Preiser, Heartland is a no-kill animal shelter in Northbrook, IL that has saved over 10,000 lives since it was founded in 2002.  LSUS has donated there before and some of us have adopted pets from them. Heartland’s most-needed items are: Cats: Canned Friskies brand cat food (no seafood), stainless steel litter […]

March In-Kind Donation Drive for Connections for the Homeless

This March we will be collecting canned and shelf-stable foods, adult clothing, and other items such as can openers, backpacks, rolling suitcases, and toiletries for Connections for the Homeless. Please contact Anne Walker or Peg Cartier to drop off your donations to their homes by Saturday, March 27. 

Join us for this year’s (virtual) Crop Walk

This October, Team Lake Shore Unitarian Society will be participating in the North Shore Crop Hunger Walk – VIRTUALLY. Date: Sunday, October 18thTime: Whenever you wantLocation: Wherever you areWalk Distance: Totally up to you Feel free to make posters to carry or place on your front lawn. Wear your LSUS T-shirt if you have one.  Send your photos to Anne Walker so […]

LSUS Shares the Love – Valentine Cards for Hospitalized Kids

After Sunday services this January members of our LSUS community made Valentine Day cards for hospitalized children.  Thanks to the love and creativity of our talented card makers, we have over 50 beautiful valentines to distribute through Cards for Hospitalized Kids. Cards for Hospitalized Kids was founded in 2011 by Jen Rubino, a Maine South […]