Our Mission: The mission of the Community Caring Council is to support communities in developing and providing a continuum of resources to help empower individuals and families meet life’s challenges.

Our Purpose: The purpose of the organization is to promote coordination and collaboration between all community groups in order to empower individuals and families to become more self-reliant, responsible and resourceful.

Recent Happenings

April 22, 2017

2017 Annual Breakfast

The 2017 Annual Breakfast Meeting of Community Caring Council was well attended by members of the community, including Missouri State Representative Kathy Swan. Special guest included […]
December 2, 2016

CCC Christmas Open House

Join us for the Annual Community Caring Council's Christmas Open House on Friday, December 9, 2016, 8:30 am - 10:30am. Please bring gift cards in increments of $5-$10 from local stores and fast food restaurants for client assistance. Kasten Community Development Center, 937 Broadway, Suite 102, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Get Involved


Community Closet

The Council manages a closet to assist clients on a case by case basis in times of emergency with hygiene and household items. This closet is supported by donations only. Currently the closet supply is very low. If you would like to make a donation you may do so by contacting Jaime Ludwig (651-3747 ext. 107) or Kay Azuma (651-3747 ext. 104). Find out more about what we accept!

Monthly Meetings

The Community Caring Council holds its monthly meeting every 3rd Friday of the month at 7:30 AM in the Kasten Community Development Center located at 937 Broadway, Suite 102, Cape Girardeau, MO. It is open to all interested community members. Each month a guest speaker is invited to present to the group followed by reports from Committees, Task Forces & Community Partners.