Daily Outreach

At this time, in an abundance of caution and to protect people from possible exposure to the Coronavirus, we have suspended this program.


Providing hospitality, support, prayer, and a listening ear

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30–11:30am, first come, first served basis. Lower Level of The Basilica 

    What type of assistance do we provide?

    Each category of assistance is provided once every 12 months to Minneapolis residents.

    • Bus cards for those with new jobs (letter from employer required)
    • Gas cards (valid driver’s license required)
    • Thrift store vouchers for clothing and housewares.
    • Vouchers for driver’s licenses, state identification cards, or birth certificates.
    • Referrals to other agencies for job search support and other goods and services.
    • Bus tickets to an out-of-town funeral for an immediate family member
      • Parent, child, sibling, spouse
      • Limit two per family
      • One-way only
    • Furniture
      • Must live in 55401, 55402, 55403, 55405,or 55411 zip codes
      • must present valid lease and income statement
      • Home visit/assessment required
      • Sorry, no beds

    How do I obtain assistance?

    Apply in person on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30–11:30am in the Lower Level of The Basilica; first come, first served.

    Please bring the following with you:

    • Picture ID
    • Proof of residency in the city of Minneapolis, such as a piece of mail or a letter from a Minneapolis shelter.
    • Documentation required for the particular assistance needed (as listed above).