Other Ways to Help


It’s easy for you to make a big difference in the lives of homeless families here in our community.

Here are some of the many ways you can help:

  • Like Stepping Stones Shelter (SSS) on Facebook, Instagram, and follow us on Twitter You can ‘invite’ your friends to like us too
  • Tell friends and family about SSS
  • Sign up to receive Stepping Stones email blasts
  • Forward SSS emails to 10 of your friends
  • Send information on SSS current needs to your neighborhood listserv
  • In lieu of birthday or holiday gifts, ask friends to donate to SSS in your honor
  • Invite a friend to SSS for a tour

  • Purchase tickets to our annual fundraiser and ask 10 friends to also buy tickets
  • Gather business cards from new contacts and ask if they wouldn’t mind receiving SSS emails
  • Donate monetarily to SSS, either online or by mail
  • Pledge to donate monthly
  • Check to see if your company participates in matching gifts to maximize your donation
  • Give to SSS through workplace giving

  • Donate items through our Amazon wish list (Donate Here)
  • Do you shop on Amazon? Choose us as your Amazon beneficiary. They will donate .5% of all your purchases to the charity of your choice. Visit Amazonsmile.com to begin!
  • Bring gently used in-kind donations to the shelter

  • Organize a donation drive of needs list items
  • Sponsor a family for the holidays—food at Thanksgiving, gifts at Christmas
  • Host an event (a fashion show, a party, bake sale, car wash, etc.) to benefit SSS
  • Volunteer as a group (i.e., a corporate group, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, religious organization, civic or community group, fitness club, gardening club, etc.)
  • Volunteer as an individual
  • Help plan and carry out fundraisers and other events for the shelter
  • If you are a local company, consider hiring one of our clients