FOOD BANK: 319-351-0128
CRISIS CALL/TEXT: 1-855-325-4296

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Please note that CommUnity Food Bank is closed July 3rd and 4th for Independence Day.

CommUnity Crisis Services and Food Bank, formerly The Crisis Center, is a volunteer-driven organization based in Iowa City, IA that provides immediate and non-judgmental support for individuals facing emotional, food, or financial crisis. Learn more.

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COVID-19 Update:

In order to reduce physical contact, we are NOT accepting donation drop-offs from community members at this time. We are still accepting purchases from online retailers shipped to the Food Bank. Suggested online purchases include diapers (especially size 3-6), baby wipes, toilet paper, and other hygiene items.

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CommUnity - Formerly The Crisis Center


CRISIS PHONE/TEXT: 1-855-325-4296
Local Crisis Line: 319-351-0140

Business Line: 319-351-2726

Food Bank: 319-351-0128


1121 S. Gilbert Court
Iowa City, IA 52240