You can make a donation now via credit card, ACH or PayPal by clicking the appropriate link below.

You can also help by helping us keep our food, personal and diaper pantries filled as well as keeping our Street Ministry supplied with items needed to distribute on the street.

Food Pantry

  • Microwave meals (frozen and unfrozen)
  • Mac and Cheese (cups and Box)
  • Canned Soup
  • Juice
  • Bottled water
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Pasta
  • Boxed meals (like Hamburger Helper)
  • Cereal
  • Coffee/Creamer/Sugar

Personal Items

  • Shampoo & Conditioner
  • Soap (bar and liquid)
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Deodorant
  • Toilet Paper
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Laundry detergent


  • Diapers all sizes but especially newbord, sizes 4, 5, and 6
  • Baby wipes
  • pull-ups

Street Ministry

  • Winter coats (new or gently used)
  • Gloves and Hats (new or gently used)
  • Hand Warmers
  • Socks
  • Underwear
  • E-Tran/CATA bus token
  • Tents
  • Sleeping Bags/Blankets (new or gently used)
  • Blessing bag items
    • travel size personal care items
    • granola bars, applesauce cups
    • chapstick, wet wipes, etc..

Donations can be dropped off any day at the Burkewood Inn front desk during the hours of 7am – 7pm. Items may also be shipped directly to the Burkewood Inn.

Burkewood Inn/Homeless Angels
3216 W. Main Street
Lansing, MI 48917

Amazon Smile:
To register with the AmazonSmile Foundation:• Click on or copy and paste the link:
• Sign in with your Amazon user name and password or create a new account.
• Click on your account, scroll down to settings and you can register or change your charity by clicking on that link.
• When you shop, go to to make your puchases.

More Information about AmazonSmile:
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets you enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on There is no cost to charitable organizations or to AmazonSmile customers. Customers will have access to the same products, features, services, and great low prices as on The shopping experience is identical to with the added benefit that the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from eligible AmazonSmile purchases to charitable organizations selected by customers.

Kroger Community Rewards Program:
To register with the Kroger Community Rewards Program:

• Register online at
• Be sure to have your Kroger Plus card handy and register your card with your organization after you sign up. If you do not yet have a Kroger Plus card, you may get one at the customer service desk at any Kroger.
• Click on Sign In/Register
• Sign in with your Kroger user name and password or create a new account by clicking on SIGN UP TODAY in the ‘New Customer?’ box.
• Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering zip code, clicking on favorite store, entering your email address and creating a password, agreeing to the terms and conditions
• You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email.
• Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step.
• Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.
• Update or confirm your information.
• Enter NPO number or name of organization, select organization from list and click on confirm.
• To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see your organization’s name on the right side of your information page.
• REMEMBER, your purchases will not count for Care Free until after you register your card.
• Do you use your phone number at the register? Call 877-576-7587 to get your Kroger Plus card number.
• Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when shopping for each purchase to count.

Great Non-Profits:

Children’s Meal Train Link Saturday morning breakfast club:

Hotel Feeding Program: