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Giving is not just about making a's about making a difference

Kathy Calvin


Help end youth homelessness
through financial support

Your financial support will have a direct impact on the homeless youth we serve in Johnson County.

You can make a one-time donation or set up a recurring gift. 

Text 317.707.4082 to get started!

Donations can also be made via PayPal, Venmo, check, or money order.

Checks can be made payable to KIC-IT and mailed to PO Box 806, Franklin, IN 46131.


The Advocates

A gift of $75 will provide a client with their basic needs. A backpack of food & hygiene items, a warm meal, a bus pass, and a blanket. 


The Supporters

A gift of $150 provides a client additional resources such as bedding, gas gift-card, clothing, cell phone, household items/cookware.


Friends of KIC-IT

A gift of $500 provides clients with resources to meet their physical, emotional, & mental health. It covers one week at a local motel for emergency shelter & two counseling sessions.


Beyond the Couch

A gift of $1,000 or more provides a client with two weeks in a hotel for emergency shelter. This gift also provides transportation assistance and meets other immediate needs to ensure the health & safety of the homeless youth. 

other ways to support our mission



This is one of the simplest ways to help our mission! We believe the best way for our initiatives to be successful is though active community engagement. 

We welcome:

  • Youth Center volunteers.

  • Youth Ally volunteers (Mentor program)

  • Special projects & Fundraising Event support.

We also accept internships for anyone over the age of 18. If you are interested, please contact us at about how you can change a life.

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Commonly Needed items: ​

  • ​Laundry Soap

  • Kitchen sized trash bags

  • Bottled water/Gatorade

  • Pull-tab canned food

  • Individually wrapped snack items

  • Paper products (paper towels, toilet paper, napkins)

  • Bedding Sets (twin, full, queen)

    • Sheets & pillowcases (twin & queen)​

  • Gas only gift cards

  • Gift cards to fast food restaurants 

  • Walmart & Meijer Gift Cards

  • Microwave Safe Storage Containers

  • Cleaning Supplies

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KIC-IT always appreciates the generosity & involvement of people like you, with every contribution making an impact. We are seeking:

  • Financial Partners

  • In-Kind Partners

  • Direct Service Partners

We value collaborative partnerships - together we are stronger than ever working towards one mission! Because a couch is not a bed & a hotel is not a home!



You can use your Kroger Card to support KIC-IT when you shop!
Click the button below to be redirected to Kroger Community Care to sign up!

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