CCDOK's Emergency Food Distribution Program: Here to Help

During this time of unprecedented need, CCDOK has established food distribution centers throughout the Diocese of Kalamazoo. Our goal is to make sure none of our brothers and sisters go hungry and we are grateful to the partners who have joined us in this work, including Hackett Catholic Prep, who is serving as our central site.

REGIONAL LOCATIONS are available for pick-up:
• Northern Regional Locations: Allegan County United Way in Allegan and St. Peter Catholic Church in Douglas
• Eastern Regional Location: St. Phillip Catholic Church in Battle Creek
• Southern Regional Location: St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Coldwater
• Southwest Regional Location: St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Joseph

TO RECEIVE FOOD: Call us anytime at (269) 910-3578 and you will be added to the weekly distribution list (leave a message if the phone is not answered and we will call you back within 24 hours).

TO VOLUNTEER: We would love to have you join us in this work. You must be 19 years or older and must pass a basic health screen. You will be provided with gloves and a mask during your service. Please email to learn more.

TO DONATE: If you would like to provide financial support to this project, please click the Donate button at the top of this page. When completing the form, enter "Emergency Response Fund" when asked to direct your donation.

If you prefer to mail your donation, our address is:
1819 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49048

If you have any questions about current CCDOK services or the Emergency Response Plan, we encourage you to contact us:
Via email:
Via phone: 269-381-9800

As our Mission states, we continue to be "God's hands providing housing, health, and hope to His children".
We request your prayers and offer our prayers and God's Blessings as we go through these difficult times together!

Update on CCDOK Services: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic

If you are in need of immediate CCDOK services, please call us at 269-381-9800.
Staff are available to assist and will answer the phone 24/7.

Unfortunately, we are not offering services on-site, with the exception of The Ark Shelter.

If you are in need of counseling, case management, or other services, they will available VIRTUALLY, using services like FaceTime or Zoom. Please call us at 269-381-9800 and the receptionist will schedule/confirm your appointment with your case manager or counselor. We will make sure you are still be able to get the service you need. Please call!

We are still in need of specific donations and we are accepting unopened diapers, wipes, non-perishable food, and formula. All donations can be dropped off at The Ark Shelter (990 West Kilgore). To avoid contact, simply place the donations in the lobby and they will directed to the area of most need.

Please call us or e-mail us ( if you have any questions and thank you for your patience as we navigate this time of unprecedented need!