Metro Catholic Outreach
Welcome to MCO, we provide food and financial assistance for those among us in need.
Metro Catholic will be closed December 23rd through January 1st.
We will reopen on January 2nd. There is no Financial Assistance the week of December 23rd or December 30th. There is no food distribution the week of December 23rd.
We will be distributing food January 2nd: 10-Noon and 5:30.
Thanks to everyone who donated this past week. Your generosity is greatly appreciated!
Food pantry items we need this week include:
- Muffin Mix
-Other Meat Products (stew, chicken etc)
-Macaroni & Cheese
-Pork & Beans
We are also in need of Personal Care items: Bar soap, shampoo etc.
Check out the link below featuring Devin, our former food pantry manager! Good work, Devin!
MCO Wish List:
- Printer paper
COME VISIT THE PANTRY AND OFFICE
If you have not visited the MCO office and food pantry,
please feel free to stop in during the week M-F 9am - 3pm (9am-1pm, Fridays during the summer).
Metro Catholic Outreach is located at 420 6th Street SE (319) 739-5490.
Food Donations are always welcomed at MCO. Food may be brought directly to the center 9:00-3:00 Monday through Friday, or collected in the parishes for the center.
Many thanks to all of the volunteers who have made this project a reality! There are volunteer opportunities for food pantry and office work.
Please contact Sr. Laurie Sullivan at email@example.com
to learn about our volunteer opportunities at MCO.
Our Leadership Board members are:
All Saints-Bob Bembenek
Blessed John XXIII-Dennis Wheeler
Immaculate Conception-Lynne Hanlon
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton-Beth Moore
St. Joseph-Steve Determan
St. Jude-Susan Nachazel
St. Ludmila-Jim Burger
St. Matthew-Jim Sullivan
St. Patrick-Cindy Koczo
St. Pius-Pat Ryan
St. Wenceslaus-Dave Martin
Catholic Charities Representative-Steve Schmitz
Advisor-Sr. Joellen Price PBVM
Advisor-Sr. Linda Bechen RSM
For further information, please contact:
Metro Catholic Outreach
420 6th Street SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
About Our Organization
Metro Catholic Outreach is a collaborative project of the 11 Catholic Parishes of the Cedar Rapids, Iowa Metro area. This outreach provides a food pantry, call center for referrals
and assistance and emergency financial assistance to those in need in our area.
Become a Volunteer
Interested in volunteering for the Metro catholic Outreach? Find more information now.
Check our calendar for upcoming events and scheduled opportunities to help.