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MAPO is supporting the organizations and programs that are listed below through your donations.


SIUE Cougar Cupboard Edwardsville

Morris University Center 2nd Floor


Edwardsville, IL  62025

Contact Person:  Dr. Sarah Laux

The SIUE Cougar Cupboard Food Pantry provides food assistance to students in times of need, helping them to meet their basic needs and attain their educational goals.  Supplies Needed:  Non Perishable Items.

Collinsville Rehabilitation and Health Care Center

614 N. Summitt, Collinsville, IL  62034


Contact Person:  Candi Mitchell

The staff strives for excellence in obtaining each residential needs and goals to obtain independence.

Maryville Food Pantry

504 E. Division Street, Maryville, IL  62062


Contact Person:  Mrs. Ann Hale

Maryville Food Pantry accepts food donations and financial support from a variety of local churches, businesses, schools, clubs, organizations, and individuals.  The food pantry provides food and necessities for 50+ Maryville households which include 60+ children.  Assistance is open to anyone who either lives in Maryville, has a child in a Maryville school or attends a Maryville church at least twice a month.

Jackie Joyner Kersee Center

101 Jackie Joyner Kersee, East St. Louis, IL  62204


Contact Person:  Mark Frier

Our mission is to install youth in the Greater East St. Louis area, with the dream, drive and determination necessary to succeed in academics, athletics, and leadership.

Hoyleton Youth and Family Services

300 N. Church St., Belleville, IL  62220


Contact Persons:  Brandon Rudolph or Donal Kelly

St. John Bosco Children's Center provides a loving, caring, and structured home for children free from abuse and neglect.  We strive to promote healing of the mind, body and spirit to enable the children to flourish in a less restrictive environment.

The Violence Prevention Center of Southwestern Illinois

100 N. Main St. #105, Waterloo, IL  62298


Contact Person:  Violette Booker

The Violence Prevention Center is an agency serving men, women and children, who are victims of domestic violence.  The agency has been in existence since 1978 and offers emergency shelter.

OASIS Women's / Children's Center

111 Market St.

Alton, IL  62002

618-465-1978  /  800-244-1978

Oasis Women's Center is a domestic violence service near Alton, IL providing help for people dealing with domestic abuse.

Chestnut Health System

50th Northgate Industrial Dr., Granite City, iL  62040

618-288-3100 / 618-877-4420

Contact Person:  Susan Campbell, Admin Assistance

Chestnut Health Center is a substance abuse or mental health facility treatment service.  The mission of Chestnut Opportunities is to facilitate the overall recovery process.  This is accomplished by creating an environment where hope is evident and success is celebrated.  Opportunities' core principles and activities are to develop empowerment through active involvement in one's own rehabilitation goal settings.

Joseph Center Eagles Nest/Homeless Veterans

5020 State St., East St. Louis, IL  62205


Contact Person:  Gina Walker

The Joseph Center is a 501c nonprofit organization with a mission to empower male homeless veterans to rejoin the community as productive members of society.

GED, Adult Educational-SWIC

High School Equivalency Exams

Contact Person:  Jennifer Wiegers

High School Equivalency Coordinator


Adult Education provides free classes preparing persons for High Scholl Equivalency exams including GED and HiSET.  Instruction includes all subject areas of:  social studies, science, language arts, and math.  Classes are short in duration and focus on both the basic content of the test and test-taking skills.

MAPO is also proud to offer scholarships to metro-area high school youth.  Please contact us for more information to donate to either our scholarship fund or one of our supported organizations.
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