monticello opportunities to serve

“Then the king will reply to them, ‘I assure you that when you have done it for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you have done it for me.'"- Matthew 25:40

  • ONGOING: Food Collections for Shawnee Community Services

    There is a donation drop off box placed outside Monticello's brick building to support Shawnee Community Services. 

    Immediate Food Needs

    -Pork and beans

    -Mac and cheese

    -Canned fruit

    -Side dishes (i.e. Rice a Roni, Knorr noodles, boxed scalloped potatoes)

    School Supply Drive

    -50 packs colored pencils

    -50 spiral notebooks

    -40 White glue sticks (not purple) 


  • Serve at a local food pantry

    Monticello offers a monthly opportunity to serve at Shawnee Community Services. Shawnee Community Services located at 11110 W. 67th (67th and Nieman) is a local food pantry and free clothing resource. Today, on average, 397 households per month benefit from the pantry boxes. The next serve date is August 20 (11 a.m.- 2 p.m.)

  • neighbor2neighbor

    Monticello UMC supports Neighbor2Neighbor, an organization that cares for those in need in midtown Kansas City. You can learn more about the nonprofit HERE.

  • want to do more? check out the hub

    Monticello partners with The Hub to serve those in need in the Kansas City area. Fill out The Hub's Volunteer Interest Form and find out more ways to serve. 

  • Need Help?

    We help with trash removal, yard work, snow removal and minor work inside the home.