Greater Lafayette Community Event

We serve guests of honor–in dozens of communities throughout the world–by providing them with free groceries, health and dental screenings, haircuts, family portraits, meals and much more at our community events. Hope Starts Here.

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765-474-1432 or gilbert@firstag.org

Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds

1406 Teal Road West, Lafayette, IN, United States

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Hope Starts Here in your city, your community, your neighborhood. The Convoy of Hope event is just the beginning of a long-lasting movement that has the power to transform people’s lives, inspire compassion and service, and bring people and organizations together like never before. This is a collaborative effort to bring hope to a city through free groceries, health screenings, job services, family portraits, haircuts, prayer, activities for children and more.

Free Guest Services

  • Groceries More than 35,000 pounds of free groceries
  • Community community
  • Lunch Free light bag lunch for everyone in attendance
  • Health Services Free medical and dental screenings with local doctors, medical professionals and dentists
  • Haircut Free haircuts for the whole family by local barbers and hairstylists
  • Portrait Free family portraits courtesy of local photographers
  • Job & Career Services Information, tools, training and advisory services for the unemployed and underemployed
  • Prayer Guests will have the opportunity to receive prayer and support from members of the local churches
  • Kids Zone Dozens of free carnival games, inflatables and live entertainment. Free concessions and lots of prizes
  • Veterans Services Services and resources for veterans and their families

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Guest Flyer

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Volunteer Poster

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Volunteer Flyer

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Get Involved

Strong participation by local businesses, churches, community agencies and groups is crucial to the success of this event. Through this collaborative effort we do together what no one could do alone.

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Local Sponsors

Participating Organizations

Other

Area IV Agency on Aging
Bauer Community Partners
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Lafayette
BoilerWoRx Purdue
Celebrate Recovery - River City Church
Gifts of Grace Adoption Support Center
Goodwill Nurse-Family Partnership
Grace Recovery Ministries
Fairfield Township Trustee's Office
First Steps
Food Finders Food Bank
Healthy Communities of Clinton County
Indiana 211 Partnership, Inc.
IUPUI School of Public Health
Ivy Tech - Lafayette
Ivy Tech Veteran's Services
LARA (Lafayette Adult Resource Academy)
Lafayette Crossing School of Business & Entrepreneurship
Lafayette Family YMCA
Lafayette Housing Authority
Lafayette IN Lions Club
Latino Center for Wellness & Education
LTHC Homeless Services
Managed Health Services
Mary T. Klinker Veterans Resource Center
Matrix LifeCare Centers
Mental Health America
NAMI (National Association on Mental Illness)
North Central Indiana Spay & Neuter
On My Way Pre-K
Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Purdue Global
Right Steps Child Development Centers
The Child Care Resource Network
The Excel Center
Tippecanoe Building and Construction Trades Council
Tippecanoe County Health Department
Tippecanoe County Public Library
Tippecanoe County Veteran's Council
Tippecanoe County Veteran's Treatment Court
Tippecanoe County WIC
Tippecanoe Emergency Ambulance Service (TEAS)
Tippecanoe Senior Center and Meals on Wheels
United Way of Greater Lafayette
Wabash Center, Inc.
West Lafayette Police Department
Willowstone Family Services
YWCA Greater Lafayette

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