By the National Association of Letter Carriers Local Branch 373: The National Association of Letter Carriers in the Iowa City area marked the 26th annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive in our area collected 15,348 pounds of food: just over 7.5 tons. This amazing amount of food will go […]
The Crisis Center is seeking an experienced Crisis Intervention Program Coordinator. This position is responsible for the management and supervision for the 24-hour Crisis Intervention Program. The Program Coordinator I is responsible for overseeing the daily activities of the 24-hour crisis line, walk-in counseling, crisis chat/texts and contract services.
Food banks are designed to be a supplemental food source, not a replacement for food stamps. SNAP can provide 12 meals for every one meal a food pantry can provide, according to the Feeding America food bank network. Already, our pantry is nearing capacity, distributing almost 2 million pounds of food annually.