Ministries

The 25 partner churches of Love INC provide the following ministries to families in Eastern Carver County. 

Baby Diaper Ministry
Hosted by Living Christ Lutheran Church
Provides baby supplies of diapers & wipes for babies or toddlers.
To Donate: Living Christ Lutheran Church

Baby Sleep & Ride
Hosted by St. Hubert Catholic Church & School
Provides cribs (no drop-down sides), crib mattresses and bedding, high chairs, strollers, and pack-n-plays.
To Donate: Contact Love INC

The Birthday Shelf
Hosted by St. Hubert Catholic Church & School
Provides supplies for birthday celebrations including a small present, gift card, and “Birthday Kit” including cake mix, party favors, party hats, paper plates, cups, and napkins.
To Donate: St. Hubert Catholic Church

Build-A-Bed
Hosted by Valley Evangelical Free Church
Provides and builds bunk beds.
To Donate: Valley Evangelical Free Church

Clean Sweep
Hosted by St. Victoria Catholic Church
Provides basic cleaning supplies such as paper towels, trash bags, sponges, all-purpose spray, toilet bowl cleaner, and more.
To Donate: St. Victoria Catholic Church

Food to Fight Hunger
Hosted by Mount Olivet Lutheran Church West, West Union Lutheran Church, and other Love INC Partner Churches
Provides holiday food distributions several times a year.
To Volunteer: Contact Love INC

FurniShare and Kitchen Supplies
Provides furniture and basic kitchen items to neighbors in need.
To Donate: FurniShare 

LAM Vac Valet
Hosted by Lake Auburn Moravian Church
Provides vacuum cleaners in good condition.
To Donate: Lake Auburn Moravian Church

The Linen Closet
Hosted by Chaska Moravian Church
Provides new or gently used twin, full, and queen sized sheet sets and blankets, as well as new bed pillows.
To Donate: Chaska Moravian Church

Loads of Love
Hosted by Westbrook Community Church
Provides laundry detergent, dryer sheets, dish soap, and dishwasher soap.
To Donate: Westbrook Community Church

Personal Care
Hosted by Mount Olivet Lutheran Church West
Provides necessary hygiene items: soap, shampoo, razors, toothbrushes, toilet paper, deodorant, feminine products, etc
To Donate: Contact Love INC

Saturday Connection
Hosted Love INC Partner Church
Reaching out in love to the residents of Waybury Apartments in Chaska by helping with chores, building relationships, and sharing lunch one Saturday morning a month.
Contact: Tami Merrill  #612-636-5435

Smart Start Connections 
Hosted by Crown of Glory Lutheran Church
Provides mentoring and supplies to aid parents of preschoolers during child development.
To Volunteer: Crown of Glory Lutheran Church

The School Locker
Hosted by Discovery United Methodist Church
Provides necessary school supplies at the start of each school year. Provides jackets, boots, mittens, hats, snow pants, sneakers seasonally.
To Donate: Discovery United Methodist Church