Volunteer Drivers Needed

Volunteer Drivers Needed!

CEAP needs a few good drivers to deliver hot meals to homebound seniors during this blustery winter season! Click the "Learn More" button for details on our Meals on Wheels program and how you can volunteer!

Volunteer Drivers Needed
Join CEAP's Plentiful Produce Co-Op

Join CEAP's Plentiful Produce Co-Op

Interested in receiving an extra 40 pounds of produce this month? For every hour you volunteer to sort produce at CEAP, you'll receive 10 pounds of fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs to take home. Volunteer your time sorting and get fresh food in return!

Join CEAP's Plentiful Produce Co-Op
Turning Leaf Thrift Store

Visit Turning Leaf Thrift Store!

Find unique clothing and accessories at CEAP's Turning Leaf Thrift Store. For location, hours, and additional information click the "Learn More" button.

Turning Leaf Thrift Store

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.

  • We need you in the fight against hunger!

    We need you in the fight against hunger!

    Every March, Minnesotans rally in support of their local food shelves, providing essential food and funds to help their neighbors in need. The Minnesota FoodShare March campaign is a statewide effort to alleviate hunger in our communities.This year, CEAP hopes …Read More »
  • February Brooklyn Bounty Available!

    February Brooklyn Bounty Available!

    Did you know you can find local free and reduced meals, as well as food distributions, in your area?  Check out CEAP’s February Brooklyn Bounty and the February Anoka County Community Food Calendar for the most current food resources near you.Read More »
  • December Brooklyn Bounty Available!

    December Brooklyn Bounty Available!

    Did you know you can find local free and reduced meals, as well as food distributions, in your area?  Check out CEAP’s December Brooklyn Bounty and the December Anoka County Community Food Calendar for the most current food resources near you.Read More »