Mission Outpost

2013 Outpost0015Every year Mission Outpost supports thousands of people in our area by providing for basic food, clothing and other needs. The Prince of Peace community, along with partner organizations provide the hundreds of volunteers needed to keep the door open.  You are the smiling face to greet and serve people when they visit Mission Outpost. Your donations also help us keep stocked full of much needed items.

Mission Outpost Summer Hours

2nd Sunday in August: 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Monday: 1:00 – 3:00 pm (child care available noon – 3:00 pm)
Monday: 5:00 – 7:00 pm (child care available)
Tuesday: noon – 2:00 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 – 7:00 pm by appointment
Thursday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm (child care available 9:30 am – 12:30 pm)

Food Distribution (Farmers Market) through The Salvation Army
Thursdays: 2:00 – 3:00 pm


There are many opportunities to volunteer in Mission Outpost on a one-time or ongoing basis. Current volunteer opportunities.


Donations are an important part of Mission Outpost. Furniture, food and clothing are the most popular items. Donations may be placed in any of the blue donation bins located at the Prince of Peace entrances. These are the items that we are able to share with the community.

  • Financial Gifts – All financial gifts given here will support the Mission Outpost directly – furniture, food, clothing.
  • Furniture – We are only able to accept some furniture and household items.We accept gently used furniture including, sofas, love seats, living room chairs, end tables, coffee tables, kitchen tables + chairs, dressers, beds/mattresses. Please call to schedule a pick-up  For more information, please contact Kim at 952-898-9310 or mofurniture@popmn.org.
  • Food
  • Housewares
  • Clothing – We take all clothing items that are clean and without rips, tears and broken zippers. Please keep your clothing donations within the current season.
  • Cars – Provided the cars are in decent condition they are given to people in need in our community.

Looking to donate an item, but Mission Outpost doesn’t accept it? View the specifics in this Dakota County Reuse and Donation Opportunities .pdf.

A congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America