Open Door Mission ( is hosting a baby shower for Lydia House, inviting support through donations from a curated wish list from February 1-29. They encourage others to organize similar events to help mothers and babies experiencing homelessness, providing wish lists, invitations and activities for these meaningful gatherings. Interested individuals can sign up at

Additionally, contributors can directly ship items through Amazon, Target and Walmart registries linked at, focusing on essentials like teething rings, strollers, baby shampoo and more. Donations are welcome at Elkhorn Donation Drop Off and Timberlake Outreach Center from Tuesday to Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Open Door Mission is a Gospel Rescue Mission that meets the needs of individuals and families while inspiring HOPE for lasting change. Each day, Open Door Mission’s campus offers 917 safe shelter beds to homeless men, women and children, serves over 4,747 nutritious meals and provides preventative measures to more than 1,000 people living in poverty. Learn more or sign up to volunteer at You can also call (402) 829-1538 to get in touch with Open Door Mission.