This Year's Project:
About Our Organization
Established in Sioux City in 1938, The Gospel Mission is a not for profit, non denominational Christian ministry, providing free; clothes, lodging, meals, jobs, life skills training and spiritual guidance to homeless people in our area. We also provide food for local residents through our food pantry. We are not affiliated with any other organization, we are governed by a local board of directors. In 2017 we provided 86,239 meals, 21,088 nights lodging, $43,569 in Thrift Store Giveaway, provided chapel for 15,383 people, provided food pantry 10,702 times and helped secure 6,672 days of work.
Feed the Hungry in Siouxland
Last year we provided 86,239 free meals to anyone who comes at a meal time. Our current cost to provide one meal is $2.02 each. Although we are feeding more people in 2018, this goal amount represents the cost for 86,239 meals (same as 2017).