Mt. Carmel Benevolence

Before completing this form, if you have received assistance from the Mt. Carmel Benevolence Funds during the last twelve months, you do not qualify for assistance at this time.
Please note the maximum assistance amount is $500.00. The processing period may take 5 business days or more pending proper documentation by the requestor.  Please email questions to

Click Here To Complete The Mt. Carmel Church Benevolence Request Form


Indiana’s Hardest Hit Fund………………………………1-877-438-4673 Mortgage assistance for Indiana Homeowners based on income

Military Family Relief COVID-19 Emergency Grant… 317-232-3910  Covers up to 2 months of household needs with at least 12 months qualifying military service.

Marion County COVID-19 Rental Assistance…  Sign up to receive notification of future opportunities under this program.



Urban League Foodbox Drive-thru

Food boxes and cooked meals available every Tuesday from 9a to 1p @ Urban League 777 Indiana Ave enter from MLK street follow flagger.

Free Lunch!

Capital City Church of Christ 8925 E. 42nd St. (corner 42nd Post Rd) is offering free lunch to all every 2nd & 4th Saturday, April – October, 1 pm to 2 pm.

Community Cupboard

Community Cupboard of Lawrence……7101 Pendleton Pk. 317-355-7395 Foodbank sponsored by the Lawrence Township Trustee’s Office and Community Health Network Hours: Wednesday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m – 4 p.m.

CAFE’s Pull-up Pantry

CAFE has partnered with Gleaners Food Bank to provide a pull-up pantry for Far Eastside residents. Food boxes will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Simply drive up to our office 8902 E 38th St, during the hours of 2 pm-5 pm and one of our staff members will place a food box directly into your car. Food boxes are limited and on a first come first serve basis.

Gleaners, Indy Hunger Network, and 913 Sports

Partnering on delivery service. If you know someone who cannot access a food pantry because they are seniors, pregnant, immunocompromised, or have been asked to stay home by a physician, this program will deliver a box of emergency food to their homes (in Marion County). To request a food delivery, clients can text “Gleaners” to 55433 or call 317-742-9111.


Pending further direction from the federal government, the State of Indiana (FSSA) is exempting able-bodied adults without dependents so that SNAP (food stamp) benefits will continue. Individuals who had previously timed out of benefits can apply and should be approved.



WorkOne Indy Career Services………………………

CAFE Indy Center for Working Families…………


Academic Support

AskRose Homework Help…………1-877-ASK-ROSE (1-877-275-7673)  Rose-Hulman’s AskRose hotline for math and science homework problems.  Hours are Monday through Friday from noon to 3 p.m. (Eastern); Sunday through Thursday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Eastern).  Students in grades 6-12 may call or email/chat on  The site offers more than 500 resources through videos and downloadable reference materials.



Pandemic Community Resource Bank

(wide variety of help):

➢ State of Indiana COVID-19 information and FAQ:
➢ FSSA COVID-19 information and FAQ:
➢ For information for workers who have lost pay or been denied benefits:

CDC What You Need To Know About Hand Washing

CDC Teaching Children About Hand Washing

Community Partners:

Café – A Community Alliance of the Far Eastside.
Address: 8902 E. 38th St. 46226-6073
Office hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-12pm, 1:00pm-5pm.
Contact Information: (317)890-3288
Fax (317) 898-4397.
CEO: Michael Howe

Pathway Resource Center-A HUD “Service Coordinator Center
10119 John Marshal Drive 46235
Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 9 am-5 pm, closed Friday
Contact Information: (317)890-9816
Fax (317)890-9816
Website:                 Email:

Cupboard of Lawrence Township
7101 Pendleton Pike Contact Information: (317)964-0801
Hours of Operation:
Wednesday: 10am-4pm & 6pm-8pm
Thursday: 1pm-4:40pm
Friday: 10 am-4 pm & every 3rd Saturday provide monthly shopping.