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  • Phone: (319) 266-1264
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  • Mailing Address: 4807 University Ave, Suite 202
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613

 

List of GAP Ministries

Gap Ministries are provided by our partner churches. When our clients call the Clearinghouse Love INC schedules appointments with local gap ministries to meet their needs.

Our gap ministries include:

baby items

  • Provided to those who have children in the home under 2 years old.
  • First United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls

Bus Passes

  • Provided to those who are: starting a new job, have a medical appointment, have a social services appointment, or have a Love INC appointment.
  • Cedar Valley Church

CAR REPAIR

  • Provided to those who have a financial need for car repair, insurance or registration with a total amount of $200 or less. If approved, Love INC partner churches can help with $100 toward that financial need once per year.
  • The Guernsey Foundation and Prairie Lakes Church.

christmas stores

  • An opportunity to shop for Christmas gifts at 80% off the retail price. Priority is given to families who haven't shopped with Love INC before.
  • Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Prairie Lakes Church, and Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

Finances

  • Provided to those who have a financial need that has a balance around $200. If approved, Love INC partner churches can help with $100 toward that financial need once per year.
  • Central Christian Church, Grace Fellowship Church, First Presbyterian Church in Cedar Falls, First United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls, Orchard Hill Church, Prairie Lakes Church, and Westminster Presbyterian Church

Food/Essentials

  • Provided as a supplement to a household's food supply. Can also include personal care items, household items and cleaning supplies.
  • First Baptist Church in Waterloo, Grace Lutheran Church, Nazareth Lutheran Church, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, and River's Edge Church.

Furniture/appliances

  • Provided to households who need household appliances and furniture.
  • Love INC Community volunteers from various churches

Gas Cards

  • Provided to those who are: starting a new job, have a medical appointment, have a social services appointment, or have a Love INC appointment.
  • Cedar Valley Church, First Baptist Church in Waterloo, and Immanuel Lutheran Church

Home Repairs

  • Minor in-home repair can be provided to those who qualify.
  • Love INC Community volunteers from various churches

Kitchen Essentials

  • Pot, pan, dishes, silverware and other essentials provided once to those who qualify.
  • Grace Fellowship Church

MATTRESS/USED APPLIANCE PURCHASE PROGRAM

  • A partnership to split the cost of a new mattress or used appliance (refrigerator, stove, washer/dryer) from a local retailer. Contribution up to $100.
  • Prairie Lakes Church

Medical Supplies

  • Provided to those who qualify.
  • Bethlehem Lutheran Church and the Otto Schoitz Foundation

Moving assistance

  • Provided to those who are moving to a new home.
  • Love INC Community volunteers from various churches

Shoes

  • Provided to those who are starting a new job.
  • Central Christian Church, First United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls, Orchard Hill Church, and Prairie Lakes Church.

Transportation

  • Provided to those who need transportation to local medical appointments or social service appointments.
  • Love INC Community volunteers from various churches