Mountain CAP is currently hiring for Weatherization Crew Technicians!!!

Apply by filling out the following: Mountain CAP Application for Employment.

The CDC has issued an order for preventing eviction until June 30, 2021. Visit for information on what to do now, and what your options are for mortgage and rent payment relief due to the coronavirus national emergency.

***Free Income Tax Preparation***

Click above for more information about free income tax preparation!

Mountain CAP’s Marion office will be closed the remainder of the week (January 13-15th) in order to sanitize our office. Some staff will be working remotely from home during this time and may be contacted by email. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, January 19th. Thank you for understanding as we strive to keep our employees and the community safe.


Mountain Community Action Program

Children’s Feeding Program


For eligibility criteria and documentation needed please see the following document.

Mountain Community Action Program – Mountain CAP – serves Smyth, Wythe and Bland County residents.  The Children’s Feeding Program will assist families who meet the following criteria with food cards to reduce child food insecurity. 

Smyth County Residents need to obtain an intake packet from the Marion Mountain CAP office located at 602 South Iron Street, Marion, VA  24354. For more information, please call Alice Crockett at 276-783-7337 ext. 228.

Wythe and Bland County Residents need to obtain an intake packet from the Mountain CAP Wythe/Bland Outreach Office located at the HOPE Ministry Center at 680 West Main Street, Wytheville, VA  24382. For more information, please call Andrea Williams at 276-228-5231.

Application packets will be available for pickup or to be mailed beginning 3/23/2020; Appointments will begin 3/30/2020.

April 8, 2020

Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. is governed by a tri-partite board with members from the private, public, and client sectors that serve Smyth, Wythe, and Bland Counties.

Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. is accepting nominations for a member of the Board of Directors from Smyth County. The opening is for a client sector representative which must be democratically selected. The representative is not required to be a client of Mountain CAP, but shall be chosen in a manner that ensures true representation of the population being served by Mountain CAP.

For more information, please call:
Mike Williams, Executive Director at (276) 783-7337 ext. 222.
602 S. Iron Street, Marion, VA 24354

Nominations may be submitted by phone, email or postal service.


Emergency Operating Policy: COVID-19 Pandemic

Effective March 16, 2020 – Until Further Notice


Clients may pick up application packets for services provided by Mtn CAP and take them home to complete. Once the application is complete, the client shall call and schedule an appointment to drop off the application and copy any required documents. During the intake process, clients will be seated at a designated area until intake is complete. No more than 2 related clients will be at the intake area at a time. Once a client application is completed by a worker, or a tax return is complete, the client will be contacted regarding the status of their assistance application or to pick up a tax return. Intake area will be disinfected after each use using products approved by the CDC.


Points of Interest

Have you always wanted to make a difference?

Here’s YOUR chance!

We are Accepting Applications for a

Communications & Marketing Intern and VITA Volunteer Intern!

We are also in need of volunteers for VITA! 

Applications can be found on our Volunteers & Interns page.

The C&M Intern would be responsible for media and website content, as well as fundraising and the development of community partnerships/collaborations.

For a full description, please visit here.

The VITA Intern would be responsible for the coordinating of volunteers for our VITA program, as well as establishing community information workshops and events, and other outreach efforts.

For a full description, please visit here.

Help us understand how we can better serve our communities by completing this quick survey. This survey is intended for clients served in our various programs! Thank you!

Customer Satisfaction Survey