At Helping Hand of Hope, we are committed to providing compassionate and loving relief in the name of Jesus Christ to people in need. Our Emergency Relief Fund helps ensure no Hardin County family goes without food, shelter and other basic needs. 

To make this mission possible, we rely on the generous support of our donors. Please consider making a donation today. Your donation helps us assist our Hardin County neighbors who are in need of hope and support. Donations of all sizes are welcomed and appreciated. Thank you for making a difference in our community.

Provide Immediate Relief with a One-Time Donation

Give Hope Year Round with a Monthly Donation

A Gift of celebration
A Gift of hygiene
A Gift of nourishment
A Gift of hope


Donate by Mail:

Helping Hand of Hope
PO Box 642
6796 S. Wilson Rd.
Elizabethtown, KY 42702-0642

Donate Supplies

Personal Hygiene & Household Items:



Shampoo (Men’s & Women’s)

Deodorant (Men’s & Women’s)

Bar Soap

Travel size mouthwash

Hand Sanitizer



Feminine Sanitary Pads

Non-Perishable Food Items:

Peanut Butter


Spaghetti Sauce

Mac and Cheese

Cereal (Hot or Cold)

Canned Meats (Chicken, Turkey, beef, or pork)

Canned Fruit or Fruit Cups

Spaghetti O’s




Canned Vegetables

Rice or Pasta

Hamburger Helper

Tuna Helper


Drink Mixes


Cereal Bars

Dried Beans

Bottles of Juice

Donation FAQs

Can I donate my clothes or furniture to Helping Hand of Hope?

Helping Hand of Hope does not accept clothing or furniture donations, BUT we offer a table outside of our office and items placed on the table are free and available on a first come, first serve basis. We cannot guarantee the contents of the table for each day.

When and where can I drop off my donations?

Please call ahead before donating your items to coordinate with our staff.

What kind of donations does HHH need for Affordable Christmas?

Affordable Christmas gives parents the opportunity to shop for new items for their children at a discounted rate. Check our list of current donation items on our services page.