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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. 2.

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.

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

June 30, 2021

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. 2 
[email protected]
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. The intake area will be disinfected after each use using products approved by the CDC.


Website Disclaimer

All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. or other individuals or entities. Any reproduction, retransmission, or republication of all or part of any document found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. or the copyright owner of the material has expressly granted its prior written consent to so reproduce, retransmit or republish the material. All other rights reserved.

The names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate the organization’s sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service, with the organization’s prior express written permission.

Although this website features links to other sites, Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those sites, as we do not exercise editorial or other control over these sites.

This website provides information and services in furtherance of our mission. We make no representations about the suitability or accuracy of the information on this site for any purpose.

If you see any objectionable, inaccurate, or improperly functioning content or features on this site, please contact Brook Vernon at 276-783-7337 ext. 5 as soon as possible.

Website Privacy Policy

Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. respects the privacy of visitors to its website. We strongly believe that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, the organization has implemented the following policy.

About the Information We Collect – Most of the data and information we collect through our website is used only to help us achieve our mission. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our clients knowingly provide.

  • From Casual Website Visitors and General Users. We do not collect any personal information from users browsing our website. When you use the public areas of our website you are doing so anonymously. We do collect aggregate use information, such as the number of hits (visits) per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes, but we don’t collect any personally-identifying information.
  • From Our Clients, Donors, and Other Customers. If while visiting our website you order a product, register for a conference, submit a technical assistance question, or request other information, you will be asked to provide certain information. In all cases, this information is submitted voluntarily. In most cases, we ask clients to provide their name, title, organization name, address, telephone, and e-mail. If you’re making a purchase, you may be asked for credit card information in order to complete your purchase. Similar information may be submitted to us on an order form or registration form.

Customer ListsOur client list is not for sale. When you visit our website or become a client, your name and mailing information will not be sold to a commercial organization.

Credit Card Account InformationWe utilize secure transaction methods when collecting credit card information over the Internet. Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. does not disclose credit card account information provided by our clients. We submit the information to the appropriate clearinghouse in order to obtain payment.

How We Use CookiesCookies are small text files that are sent to your computer when you log on to a website that allows us to identify you when you return to the site. Mountain Community Action Program, Inc. uses cookies only to support the operations of our shopping cart. We do not use cookies to track your usage or any other personal information about you.

Points of Interest

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Applications can be found on our Volunteers & Interns page.


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This survey is intended for clients served in our various programs! 

Customer Satisfaction Survey

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