You can make a difference.

Join us as a donor, volunteer or advocate and help our neighbors escape the cycle of poverty.

At Let’s Help, we work tirelessly every day to make a positive difference in the lives of people facing adversity. We believe in the value and worth of every person and strive to help them reach their full potential regardless of any challenges they have faced in life.

We need you to help us inspire hope and positive change in the lives of our clients.

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How You Can Donate

Donate Online:
Donating online is the fastest and easiest way to join the Let’s Help mission. Donate now using our safe and secure system.

Mail Your Donation:

Mail a check or credit card donation to the following address:

Let’s Help, Inc. | PO Box 2492 | Topeka, KS 66601-2492

Call In Your Donation:
You can also call our office at 785-234-6208 for donation assistance. Our staff will be happy to take your credit card information by phone or send you a donation envelope by mail.

Let’s Help, Inc. is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible.

How You Can Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

We offer many types of volunteer opportunities, including:

  • Clothing Bank
  • Adult Education and Tutoring
  • Food Pantry
  • Dining Hall (preparing/serving meals)
  • Administrative Work
  • Maintenance/Janitorial

Sign up to volunteer by returning a completed application by email to info@letshelpinc.org or by mail to:

Let’s Help | P.O. Box 2492 | Topeka, KS 66601-2492

Or, fill out our online volunteer application HERE.

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Have questions about volunteering?

Call us at 785-234-6208.

Check Out Our Wish List

Another important way that you can help those in our community is by donating items from our wish list. Please call us at 785-234-6208 to set up a time to drop your items off.

Food Pantry Needs

Canned Vegetables
Canned Fruit
Canned Soup
Pastas
Nonperishable Food
Cereal
Powdered Milk
Rice
Instant Potatoes
Canned Meats (Tuna, Spam, Chicken, etc.)
Mac & Cheese
Spaghetti Sauce
Hamburger Helper
Oatmeal
Crackers
Juice
Peanut Butter
Jelly
Pickles
Salad Dressings
Canned Chili

Kitchen Needs

Green Beans (#10 Can Size)
Corn (#10 Can Size)
Canned Meat (Tuna, Spam, Chicken, etc.)
Kidney Beans (#10 Can Size)
Spaghetti Noodles
Crackers
Kitchen Disposable Gloves
Sugar (Packets & Bulk)
Sweetener (Packets)
Plastic Forks & Spoons (Dishwasher Safe)
Ketchup (Packets & Bulk)
Mustard (Packets & Bulk)
Coffee Stir Stick
Aluminum Foil (Commercial Size)
Saran Wrap (Commercial Size)

Building Supply Needs

Trash Bags (13 gallon kitchen w/ties)
Trash Bags (33 gallon black bags)
Disinfectant Wipes
Toilet Paper
Paper Towels
Lysol Disinfectant Spray
Hand Sanitizer (Large)
Kleenex

Hygiene Product Needs*

* We have found full-size products to be more cost-effective than sample size.
Deodorant
Shampoo
Conditioner
Razors
Shaving Cream
Toothbrushes
Body Soap
Toilet Paper
Combs
Hair brushes
Feminine Products
Adult Diapers
Recycled Pill Bottles (used for packaging liquids into individual sizes)

Infant Needs

Diapers (size 2, 3, 4 and 5)
Powdered Baby Formula
Baby Shampoo
Baby Lotion
Baby Powder
Diaper Rash Cream
Baby Blankets
Sleepers
Strollers
Baby Wipes
Baby Wash (Soap)

Baby & Toddler Clothing Needs

New and gently used items – baby clothes sizes newborn to 5T
Dresses
Pants
Shirts
Jackets
Pajamas
Undergarments (new)
Baby socks
Training Pants (new)
Shoes

Youth Clothing Needs

New and gently used items – clothes sizes 4-12 or X-Small to X-Large
Shirts
Pants
Shorts
Undergarments (new)
Sweats
Sweatshirts
Jackets
Sweaters
Dresses
Socks
Leggings
Shoes
Pajamas
Boots
Belts
Purses

Footwear Needs

New and gently used items – all sizes needed
Children’s Shoes (all sizes)
Socks (all sizes)
Shoes for Teens (all sizes)
Women’s Shoes (all sizes)
Men’s Shoes (all sizes)
Boots (all sizes)
Sandals (all sizes)
Sneakers (all sizes)

Holiday Party Needs*

*New items only, please.
Hats
Gloves
Scarves
Toothpaste
Toothbrushes
Body Lotion
Shower Gels
Laundry Soap
Towels
Washcloths
Sheets
Blankets
Undergarments
Undershirts
Socks
Christmas Decorations
Children’s Toys
Children’s Books

General Office Needs

Postage Stamps
Copy Paper
Post-It Notes (all sizes)
Pens (all colors)
Pencils (#2)
Ledger Paper (11x17)
Staples
Mailing Labels (1x2 5/8)
Laminating Sheets for Hot Laminator
Legal Pads
Batteries (AAA, AA & C)
Packing Tape
Masking Tape (1”)
Paper Clips
Sharpies (medium and fine)

Education Student Needs

Scotch Tape
Dictionaries
Kleenex
Calculators
$5 Wal-Mart Gift Cards
Pencils (#2)
College-Ruled Notebook Paper
Pencil-top Erasers
Topeka Transit Bus Tickets
Lysol Wipes
2-Pocket Folders (any color)

Education Office Needs

Blue Pens
Black Pens
Computer Paper (lavender, red, pink, light green, dark green, canary yellow and light blue)
Dry Erase Markers
Dry Erase Board Cleaner
Flash Drives
File Folders (Letter-size, blue)
Post-It Notes (all sizes)
Staples (standard size)
Highlighters (all colors)

Professional Clothing, Men & Women

Suits
Women’s Dresses
Slacks
Shirts
Shoes
Socks
Women’s Hosiery
Purses
Belts
Wallets

Trade-Wear Clothing, Men & Women

Coveralls
Jeans
Long-Sleeve Shirts
Work Boots
Heavy-Duty Socks
Work Shirts
Scrubs
Under Armour