Food & Nutrition Services

Catholic Charities Launches Nutrition Counseling Course

September 18, 2020

Would you like help changing your food & health attitudes and behaviors? Come to the Linc to learn how to incorporate healthy cooking skills and new food knowledge into your lifestyle. Classes are led by a Registered Dietitian using the Healthy for Life Program created by the American Heart Association & Aramark. Register before October…

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Catholic Charities co-hosting “Walk with Ease” virtual class

July 17, 2020
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Senior Food Boxes – Part of CCCNMO’s Growing Slate of Services

June 29, 2020

This story originally appeared in the Catholic Missourian. Read the full story on their website: Catholic Missourian Website By Jay Nies Judith Mutamba, director of food and nutrition services for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO), and Rebecca Jennings, nutrition education AmeriCorps member at Catholic Charities, took down names, handed out boxes of…

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Give a Hand Food Drive – May 30

May 26, 2020

Join Catholic Charities, Helias Catholic High School, The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri, and the United Way of Central Missouri as we host a food drive in support of Aging Best senior centers throughout mid-Missouri. This is a drive thru donation event – simply place your items for donation in your trunk, and…

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Catholic Charities, Helias host bread drive for the elderly

April 6, 2020

This article originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. Read the full article ONLINE: Jefferson City News Tribune Website As cars drove up to Helias Catholic High School on Saturday afternoon, drivers opened their trunks to reveal piles of bread. Off to the side, large containers were quickly filling up with various bread products.…

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Catholic Charities to Host Bread Drive to Support Seniors

March 31, 2020

Bread is in short supply at Aging Best’s senior centers in 19 counties throughout central Missouri.  Join Catholic Charities, Aging Best, Helias Catholic High School, and the Diocese of Jefferson City on April 4th from noon to 4PM as we host a bread drive at Helias Catholic High School.  Volunteers will collect donations directly from…

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Amid COVID-19 fears, groups step up to aid seniors

March 21, 2020

This article originally appeared in the Jefferson City News Tribune. READ THE FULL STORY ONLINE: News Tribune Website Concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19 have led to closures across the country — some particularly affecting senior citizens, as social events and meal programs shut down. A group of local organizations is working together to make…

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Volunteer Opportunity: A Matter of Balance Coaches

March 10, 2020

Want to make a difference in the lives of older adults in your community? Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is seeking volunteers intested in being trained as A Matter of Balance Coaches. What is A Matter of Balance (MOB)? A Matter of Balance is an evidence-based structured group intervention program, designed to reduce…

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Career Opportunity – Food & Nutrition Services AmeriCorps Member

February 21, 2020
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CCCNMO is seeking a new AmeriCorps Member to: Work directly with our leadership to research, conceptualize, develop, and implement a comprehensive food and nutrition services program, including a client choice food pantry and nutrition education programming. Establish relationships with the local food bank; develop program policies and procedures, researching and develop nutrition curriculum, develop a…

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