LUM Thanksgiving - Give Support & Get Engaged
NEXT Thursday,  Nov. 28
(Thanksgiving Morning)
Run start time —  8 a.m.  
Check-In — 6:30-7:45 a.m.
Cattail Trail Loop  – Walmart Parking Lot, West Lafayette, IN
$35 Adult; $10 Youth
The LUM  Turkey Trot 5K Run is open to runners of all ages and abilities and welcomes runners, walkers, dogs, strollers, wagons, turkey hats, costumes and more. 

Advanced registration is encouraged but race day walk-ups are welcome!
A few more volunteers are also needed.

All  Turkey Trot 5K Run proceeds directly support local children & families through the programs and services offered by Lafayette Urban Ministry — and it's a blast! Register TODAY!
LUM Greater Lafayette Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Celebration
Thanksgiving Day
 NEXT Thursday, Nov. 28
Noon to 2 p.m.
 Central Presbyterian Church
31 N 7th St., Lafayette, IN
FREE - All are welcome
More than 800 people will be served at the annual Greater Lafayette Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Celebration . It is a true community event, where everyone is welcome.

To make it a success, LUM relies on donations of money as well as food & supplies. Please consider making a donation, cooking a casserole or baking a pie.

And join us on Thanksgiving — it's free.
Double Your Donation to LUM - Only 9 Days Left
Neil Klemme Insurance $3,000 Match Program 
During the month of November, take advantage of the Klemme Insurance $3,000 Match Program and double your donation to LUM, increasing your impact on strengthening local families thanks to the generosity of Neil Klemme State Farm Insurance Agency.

It's simple click the " Make A Donation" button below, make a donation by November 30, and Neil Klemme Insurance Agency will match all donations, up to $3,000.

PLUS $10 Donation to LUM for every insurance quote requested. You must be a new customer, email for an insurance quote, mention Lafayette Urban Ministry and $10 will be donated to LUM!

All money will benefit local children & families through the LUM Jubilee Christmas program. This year, 617 local families are registered for Jubilee Christmas, impacting 1,766 children. LUM is very fortunate and sincerely grateful to have this support from Neil Klemme State Farm Insurance Agency.
IBEW Local 668 Donated 25 Turkeys
Thanks to the members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local  668 for their recent donation of 25 turkeys to Lafayette Urban Ministry. These turkeys will be served at the annual LUM Greater Lafayette Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Celebration next Thursday and offered to the families using the LUM Protein Food Pantry this week. LUM is grateful to IBEW 668 for their continued support of the LUM mission.
Consider a Donation to LUM This Holiday Season
This year, considering replacing your Office Holiday Party “gift exchange” with a collection of “ needed items ” for LUM. Whether it’s after school snacks for our students or cleaning supplies for the Emergency Shelter or toys & books for Jubilee Christmas or paper products for the Protein Food Pantry — each donation is helpful and appreciated. Make your holiday celebrations, at work and at home, more meaningful for your family, your guests and your colleagues by allowing them to give to local families in need. To view the entire LUM Wishlist of needed items, click HERE .
LUM Jubilee Christmas is Saturday, December 14, and the Donation Center opens Monday, December 2 from 1-5 p.m. For a list of needed items, and the locations and open hours of the Donation Centers, click HERE.