Back-to-School Clothing Drive For The Home of The Innocents
Since 1880 The Home of the Innocents has been the Louisville regions open arms to children in crisis. Each year over 500 kids become a part of their residential treatment program.
When a child arrives at the Home to receive residential services they sometimes arrive with just the clothes on their backs. The "Home" provides them with the items necessary to thrive as they begin their journey of overcoming their trauma. Welcome bags are provided to each child who enters their doors to help them through there journey and create a sense of ownership and stability.
At the August 10th Sunset Concert, Foxhollow Farm is lending a hand to support the children of the "Home" by hosting a back-to-school clothing drive.
You too can support the children of the "Home" by bringing new or gently used adult clothing. Donation bins will be setup at the entrance to the concert grounds. The Home of the Innocents provides each child with five outfits, two pairs of pajamas, and undergarments, with the biggest need being adult clothing for teenagers.
Clothing needs include:
Underwear/boxers (adult sizes: XS – XXL)
Sports Bra’s (adult sizes: XS – XXL)
Bra with no underwire (32A-38DD)
Socks (all sizes)
Leggings (adult sizes: XS – XXL)
Shirts (adult sizes: XS – XXL)
Jeans (junior, women, men, and plus sizes)
Uniforms (navy polo, grey or navy sweatshirt, all sizes)
Pajama Top & Bottom Sets (adult sizes: XS – XXL)
Tennis Shoes (adult sizes: 5 – 11)
Slide Sandals (adult sizes: 5 – 11)
The Home of the Innocents is also accepting donations at 1100 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40206. Items can be dropped off at our main entrance Monday-Friday, 8:30 am – 6 pm and Saturday 9 am – 4 pm. All donations are 100% tax deductible.
Questions about donations? Contact April Sage via email or 502.596.1027.