Food, Clothing, Financial


Lisa Jennison 
1113 S. Main Street 
Burlington, IA 52601 
24 hours 
Offers confidential help to those who wish an alternative solution to abortion. 
Provide pregnancy counseling.
Church of the Nazarene 
1015 S. Roosevelt HWY 61 (Across from Buffalo Wild Wings)          
Burlington, IA 52601                                                                                
2nd Saturday of the month, 8 am-2 pm
The Shared Blessings ministry collects new and used clothing along with other related items and distributes the items to those in need. 

Community Action of Southeast Iowa 
2850 Mt. Pleasant Street Suite 108 
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday - Friday Central Office: 8:30 am - 5 pm.
Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is available to child care providers. 
Energy Assistance Program helps low-income households pay a portion of their heating costs. 
MAP (Medication Assistance Program) helps people with chronic conditions attain prescription meds at no cost if they don't have insurance to pay for them
Community Action Neighborhood Center Food Pantry - Amount of food provided: 4-5 days Visits permitted: 1x a month Required documentation: by need           

Des Moines County Community Services (General Assistance)
910 Cottonwood Suite 1000 
Burlington, IA 52601
Community Services provides assistance to people who need help with rent, utilities, limited medical care and prescriptions and cremation assistance. The program is designed to provide short-term emergency type assistance to persons lacking the resources to meet their basic needs for food, energy, shelter, and medical care. It is not intended to provide on-going, long term aid to any individual or family. Persons are also referred to other agencies for assistance with food and clothing.     

Goodwill of the Heartland
165 W. Burlington Ave. 
Burlington, IA 52601 
Long-standing nonprofit chain with a range of pre-owned clothing, furniture, housewares & more.

Harmony Bible Church Kayla’s Cupboard                            
Contact person: Angie Brown
21589 Highway 79                                         
Danville, IA 52623                                               
& 904 Maple St
Burlington, IA 52601
Mon-Fri: 9:00 am-4:00 pm, must call for an appointment.
Impact Program
Contact person: Mona Ash
The Loft
416 Jefferson Street
Burlington, IA 52601
The goals of the program are to assist families in connecting to services, programs and community resources, while striving to build community partnerships for donations and volunteer opportunities. Through their advocacy for the family, the IMPACT staff can also assist with identifying basic and immediate needs of food, clothing and shelter that may be barriers to the family’s ability to engage in therapeutic services.
Mediapolis Community Food Pantry 
(Mediapolis Presbyterian Church)  
801 Middle St. 
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Open Tuesday, 3:00-5:00 pm

Milestones Area Agency on Aging
509 Jefferson Street 
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm 

Salvation Army 
217 S. Third Street 
Burlington, IA 52601  
Food Pantry: Tuesday and Thursday 9am - 11am and 1pm - 3pm 
Soup Kitchen: Monday – Friday 12 – 12:30 pm Sunday 5 – 5:30 pm 
Amount of Food Provided: more than 1 week Visits permitted: 1xmonth Documentation Required: Soup Kitchen: None. Food Pantry: Proof of residence
St. Vincent de Paul 
700 Division Street 
Burlington, IA 52601 
Monday - Friday 1pm  - 3 pm Food Pantry Only. 
You must show a picture ID, proof of residence and have (in hand) a social security card for every member of the family for which you are asking help. Amount of Food Provided:1 week Visits permitted: 1xmonth Documentation Required: Proof of residence and Social Security number

West Burlington Christian Church                                                  
545 Melville Ave.                                                                                        
West Burlington, IA 52655
West Burlington Christian Church provides groceries twice a month for those in need in our community. 
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, Call for appointment.

WIC-Women, Infants & Children 
Community Action of Southeast Iowa
319-753-0193 or 319-754-8283
801 S. Roosevelt Avenue 
Burlington, IA 52601 
Hours vary, please call.
The Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Food Program (WIC) provides medical and nutritional assessments, education and supplemental foods for pregnant women, breast feeding and non-nursing mothers, infants and children up to 5 years old.

Zion United Church of Christ
412 N. 5th Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9 am - 12 pm
Bridging the Gap Program offers non-perishable foods and some paper products. Limited financial assistance, job search assistance, and budget counseling. Email or call with inquiries about the program or request for assistance.