Welcome to Mission Outpost! The Prince of Peace community, in partnership with The Salvation Army, is called to connect with people in need in the south metro area. If you are experiencing a difficult time for any reason, Mission Outpost is a hub of hope and wholeness where you can receive food and support from caring individuals.

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Hours | Community Resource Center | Furniture | Volunteer | Donate | Guest Eligibility | Directions

Hours & Services

We have moved into our new space across the parking lot at 13801 Fairview Dr in Burnsville.

Mission Outpost provides food, clothing, linens, household items, hygiene items, and community resources. Appointments are required and can be made by calling 952-898-9311. Guests are invited to receive food one time a month.

  • Monday 4:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Wednesday 4:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Community Resource Center

Mission Outpost strives to understand and support individuals and families as they progress from where they are to where they want to be. The Community Resource Center is made up of trained volunteers who can help you navigate the various programs available to you through Dakota County. View our Community Resource Center brochure for services and programs.

Please contact the Resource Center at 952-898-9394 or resources@popmn.org for assistance with the following:

  • Application process for Employment and Economic Assistance
  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program)
  • Job search
  • Resume writing
  • Food and nutrition
  • MNsure
  • Mental health resources

 

Free Tax Preparation

Furniture

Furniture Ministry is looking for twin, full or queen sized mattresses and box springs (newer than 8 years), living room furniture, dining room tables and chairs. If you have items to donate, would like to help volunteer, or are in need of furniture, please call 952-898-9310.

Volunteer

Make a difference in someone’s life by serving in Mission Outpost. Volunteers must attend an orientation session before they can serve. During this orientation we will share safety protocols and describe the different areas where you can serve. Volunteer orientations take place on the first Tuesday of each month (no orientation in July) at 6:30 pm. Register here.


Volunteers who have completed orientation must sign up for a shift in advance. No walk-in volunteers will be accepted, due to COVID-19 precautions. If you are interested in serving with Mission Outpost, please email us at outpost@popmn.org.

Mission Outpost accepts donations of seasonal clothing, basic kitchen items, linens, non-perishable food and hygiene items. All donations, but especially larger quantities, may be dropped off at the Mission Outpost entrance during donation center hours, listed below. Smaller quantities of donations may be brought inside the main church entrance during business hours or when you’re on campus for weekend worship – there is a small donation bin located next to the elevator on the main level. We do not accept home décor, baby equipment, toys, out of season clothing, furniture, and electronics at any time.

Donation Hours | Mission Outpost Entrance

  • Mondays | 9:00 am – noon
  • Wednesdays | 9:00 am – noon

Donation Hours | Main Church Entrance

  • Monday-Thursday | during business hours
  • Saturday-Sunday | during weekend worship

Guest Eligibility

The first time that guests register for the current year, we request that you bring:

  • Photo ID for everyone in the family who is 18 and older (driver’s license or copy of one, school ID, passport)
  • Identification for everyone in the family 17 and under (SS card, medical card, school ID, birth certificate)

Each time you visit, we request that you bring:

  • Your photo ID and a copy of a current utility bill, medical bill, county mail, etc.

Directions

Please park in the small parking lot on the south side of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and enter through the Mission Outpost door, located on the southwest side of the building, near the cross tower.

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Mission Outpost
email
952‐898‐9311

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