Founded in 1976, Community Assistance Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in south Kansas City with the mission to empower individuals and families to self-sufficiency through the delivery of direct emergency assistance, education and advocacy. Recently named Harvesters' Agency of the Year, we feed the hungry, prevent homelessness and assist over 4,000 individuals each year to achieve financial stability. Specific programs of CAC include a food pantry; a community garden; a clothing closet; emergency rent, utilities, and medical assistance; Meals on Wheels; life skills classes; and homeless case management.
Our food pantry is the only allergy- and Celiac-friendly food pantry in the state of Missouri and Greater Kansas City metropolitan area.
CAC Main Location
10901 Blue Ridge Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64134
Monday - walk-in 9:30 am to 11 am.;
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
CAC Satellite Pantry
100 West Red Bridge Road
Kansas City, MO 64114 (Inside First Baptist Church)
Third Saturday of each month
*Call for appointment*