Adopt a Family in Need

This holiday season you have the opportunity to adopt an individual or family served by Lutheran Social Services. These families have recently arrived in the United States and have chosen to call Sioux Falls home. 

If you would like to adopt a family this holiday season, please email

Suggested gifts include

  • Blankets (twin/full size, no throws)
  • Towels (hand and bath, washcloths)
  • Sheet Sets (twin, full, and queen)
  • Bed Pillows
  • Pots and Pans, Ovenware, and Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes, Flatware Sets, Drinkware
  • Tea Pots
  • Gloves/Mittens/Scarves
  • Disposable Diapers
  • Toys and Coloring Books/Crayons
  • Simple Board Games
  • Shampoo, Body Lotion, Shaving Cream and Disposable Razors
  • DVD/CD Players and DVD's or CD's

(All items should be new and in their original wrapping)