Stewpot is located 1100 Capitol Street. This program provides volunteers to serve lunch and grocery items to the hungry community of Jackson. St. Richard takes care of one week every quarter. Volunteering would only require one day of that week quarterly. St. R sends volunteers to Stewpot for:

1. Stewpot Lunch -  We serve meals to the homeless 6 times per year (once every other month).

If you are interested in volunteering to serve lunch at Stewpot, please contact Anthony Thomas at

2. The Food Pantry at Stewpot - We help fulfill grocery needs for needy family. Hours are from 9 am - 11 am at Stewpot.

If you are interested in volunteering with the Stewpot Pantry, please contact Julie Forlenza at

Stewpot Ministry Volunteer Schedule 2023

Stewpot Ministry Volunteer Schedule 2024

Visit the Stewpot website


Gleaners--located at 359 North Mart Plaza in Jackson.  This is an all-non-profit organization that collects food and distributes to needy organizations and shelters.  Contact Nancy Willis , Operations Manager at 601-981-2440 if you are interested in helping with this ministry.