Offering a Wide Range of Charity Programs
The Fellowship Cup Food Pantry serves individuals/families who are residents of Henry County, Iowa.
The Fellowship Cup Food Pantry is available on Thursdays from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. The Fellowship Cup Food Pantry serves individuals/families who are residents of Henry County, Iowa. Our food pantry is available once a week to those in need.
Individuals and families will be asked to fill out our short registration form. Upon completion of the form, a recyclable grocery bag and ID card will be given. Upon each visit we ask you to bring along the recyclable grocery bag and ID card. Our food pantry program cannot sustain food needs but instead is meant to help supplement your normal grocery purchases as to “offer a little help along the way.”
**At this time, our friendship rooms are currently unavailable. We will update this site when they become available again.**
The Friendship House is available to individuals and families who are visiting their loved ones at the Mt. Pleasant Correctional Complex, Prison, or MHI.
Rooms are equipped with 2 twin beds and TV with cable. A shared bathroom is available to guests as well as a small kitchenette area. Guests are asked for a $10.00 donation per night per person. The facility is street level and is handicap accessible.
Located at 203 North Jefferson.
The Friends In Service Here program helps provides emergency aid to travelers and transients in the form of lodging, gasoline, and food.
Our Summer Sack lunch program offers children of all ages a free sack lunch each Monday to Friday.
Sack lunch menus vary daily but usually include a sandwich, chips/crackers, a vegetable, a fruit, and a drink. The program begins on or about June 5 and ends on or about August 25. Distribution sites are set up each summer throughout the county. For more information regarding the program, contact The Fellowship Cup at 319-385-3242 or by email at [email protected].
The Fellowship Cup Community Room
The Fellowship Cup’s Community Room is available for use to any group who is interested.
It seats up to 60 and is great for smaller gatherings. We invite groups and families needing a place to meet to consider the space. Cost is $50 with all proceeds going to our food pantry shelves. For more information call 319-385-3242.
Building Bridges Out of Poverty
The Fellowship Cup will provide programs and classes for self-improvement.
Mt. Pleasant Community Garden plots are adopted by community members and service organizations.
Mt. Pleasant Community Garden is located at 211 S Jackson Street – across from Sarah’s Bridal. Van Allen Middle School partners with the Fellowship Cup for a secondary plot.
Plots are sponsored by numerous organizations not limited to the following:
- HyVee Grocery
- Walmart Super Store
- Henry County Master Gardeners
- Carma Muhler Fund of the Iowa United Methodist Foundation
- First UMC of Mt Pleasant
Medical Equipment Library
Medical equipment available for checkout or donation.
- Shower Chairs
- Walkers – four leg, foldable, two wheels, four wheels
- Canes – wooden, metal, adjustable, four prong
- Lift Chair
- Hospital Bed
A Waiver Form needs to be completed prior to checking out Medical Equipment.
Located in the Fellowship Cup. Mornings are the best time to check out equipment.