MINISTRY NEEDS


Client Support Material Needs

These items benefit our clients who come regularly for our classes, or who come in for one-time emergency assistance.

  • Pull-ups (sizes 2-6T)
  • Similac Advance Blue Formula
  • Diaper Wipes
  • Paper products: toilet paper, napkins, paper towels, and kleenex.
  • Canned pasta meals: ravioli, spaghetti and meatballs
  • Household cleaners – variety
  • Canned fruits – variety
  • Canned diced tomatoes
  • Grocery bags – the free plastic ones the grocery stores use

Our annual School Supplies Distribution is coming up on Monday, August 6th. We will be accepting basic school supplies for K-12 boys and girls through Thursday, August 2nd. We are specifically needing:

  • backpacks 
  • lunch boxes
  • mechanical and yellow #2 pencils
  • reams of copy paper
  • spiral notebooks (wide or college ruled)
  • composition notebook
  • loose leaf paper packages
  • folders, plain and multi-colored
  • highlighters
  • scissors
  • bottled glue
  • glue sticks
  • box of crayons
  • package of colored pencils
  • package of markers (fat or skinny)
  • hard or soft pencil case
  • pens (black, red, or blue ink)

Volunteer Needs

These are specific areas where we could use additional volunteers.

  • Client Advocates
  • Children’s Ministry – various shifts:
    • Mondays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. shift.
    • Tuesdays 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12 to 3 p.m. shifts.
    • Wednesdays 3 to 5 p.m. shift
    • Thursdays 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12:30 to 3:00 p.m. shifts.
  • Client Services
    • Instructors – Baby Basics & Sewing classes
    • Care Closet – days/hours are flexible
    • Clerk needed on Mondays (2x per month) & Thursdays for 2 to 5:30 p.m. shifts.
    • Drivers to pick up and deliver groceries and supplies – Shifts are M-TH from 8:30-11:30. Regular and sub drivers needed.
  • Treasures – Sorters (schedule flexible), see our volunteer job description for Sorters.

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701 Center Point Road NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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Hours

Monday: 10AM - 7PM
Tuesday: 10AM - 5PM
Wednesday: 10AM - 5PM
Thursday: 10AM - 7PM
Friday: 10AM - 5PM
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