Open Door Mission ( will be helping people in our community struggling to make ends meet during the holiday season. They need businesses, groups, individuals and families to host a drive or shop their Amazon Wish List. You can help by hosting a Turkey N Fixins Food drive for Thanksgiving, Project Santa Toy Drive for Christmas or Christmas Bells Drive.

Open Door Mission will provide more than 284,820 hot nutritious meals this holiday season. Needed food items include: turkey, ham, stuffing, mashed potatoes, canned fruit, etc.

Open Door Mission’s Project Santa provides toys for kids in the community so that everyone will have gifts for Christmas. Suggested items include: toddler toys, dolls, Barbies, toy cars, Play-Doh sets, board games, sports balls and puzzles.

You can provide gifts for hurting adults at Christmas with a Christmas Bells drive. Items needed include: men’s and women’s new underwear, body wash, deodorant and more. Get more information and the link to wish lists at

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 at or call (402) 829-1538 to get in touch with Open Door Mission.