Food Resources
Feeding Lunches to Youth (FLY) Program: Serves free sack lunches to students when school is not in session; one sack per person. Call 319-377-4856 for service locations.
Linn County: Full list of Food Assistance Resources, including hours open and description of provided services. Marion locations listed below:
Church of God 7th Day Food Pantry
1691 Airport Road
Marion, IA 52302
First Baptist Church – 29th Street Mission
1260 29th Street
Marion, IA 52302
Churches of Marion Pantry
864 12th Street
Marion, IA 52302
First Presbyterian Church – Marion
802 12th Street
Marion, IA 52302


Mobile Food Pantry: The HACAP Mobile Food Pantry visits the Marion Public Library the first Wednesday of every month from 4-5pm. Income eligibility guidelines apply.

Summer Meals Program: Every weekday in June, July, and August, free sack lunch provided to youth under 18 at the Marion Public Library. No restrictions. (Closed July 4th.)

Home Resources

Sleep in Heavenly Peace Beds: Sleep in Heavenly Peace Beds builds, assembles, and delivers bunk beds to families in need. Request a free twin bunk bed or learn how to get involved with SHP.


Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 362.5 - 362.77

Waypoint Centralized Intake: Provides access to appropriate resources needed to resolve a housing crisis. Staff will help determine housing need and find the right openings at emergency shelters and/or send referrals for openings at local shelters.

318 Fifth Street SE 
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401

National Runaway Switchboard: The mission of the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) is to help keep runaway, homeless, and at-risk youth safe and off the streets. They don't judge and are trained to help you, no matter your situation.

Call: 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)
Text: 66008


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