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November 15th is Give to the Max Day!

Learn what your support can do!

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Join us for a Snapology Fundraiser to benefit CEAP

Ticket proceeds nourish your neighbors!


Join Operation Gratitude!

Get out. Give back. Nourish your Neighbors!

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Growing A Stronger Community

CEAP, Community Emergency Assistance Programs, was founded in 1970 as a food shelf responding to the growing need for human services in Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. CEAP now serves Northwest Hennepin and Anoka Counties. CEAP empowers our neighbors in need by providing basic needs and personalized support to help them establish their path to stability and independence.

  • Where’s the best place to volunteer?

    Where’s the best place to volunteer?

    Meet Kathy Moon! Kathy is a retired dental receptionist with a heart of gold who uses her free time to deliver Meals on Wheels year round. She received a mailing from CEAP just over a year and a half ago …Read More »
  • The October Brooklyn Bounty has arrived!

    The October Brooklyn Bounty has arrived!

    Did you know you can find local free and reduced meals, as well as food distributions, in your area?  Check out CEAP’s  Brooklyn Bounty!Read More »
  • #OperationGratitude!


    Get ready for Operation Gratitude! From November 3rd to November 17th, show your gratitude and help our family’s prepare for the holidays by donating food and funds at your local grocery stores. From dollars to cans of soup – share …Read More »