Helping Those in Need
  • Helping Those in Need
    MCA has opened a food pantry to help families in need. The pantry is open on Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12-noon at MCA's Administrative Office.
  • MCA distributes food to clients. The food pantry is open on Wednesdays from 10:00 a. m. - 12:00 noon.
  • MCA's Food Pantry Distribution.
  • Community Services Manager Linda Marshall (left) and CSBG Assistant Stephanie Blevins-Johnson (right), pack bags of groceries for distribution to families.
  • Preparing for food pantry distribution at the Administrative Office.
  • CSBG Assistant Carmen Brown distributes groceries to our client.

Notices of Interest

MCA Announces 2017 LIHEAP Heating Assistance Program

Mobile Community Action Inc Community Services Department  will begin scheduling appointments for clients for  its Low Income Home Energy  Assistance(Heating) Program(LIHEAP) on Tuesday, December 27, 2016. The program will start on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. This is a federally funded program designed to assist low income families in Mobile and Washington counties with their heating bills.

Applicants applying for assistance must be income eligible and have a utility bill in thehead of household or spouse's name.

To schedule an appointment applicants must call (251)206.6117, or click here:




MCA Has Been Approved to Participate in the ABC Trust Fund's 'Home Forward Program'

The Alabama Business Charitable (ABC) Trust Fund has awarded MCA a 'Home Forward Grant' for Weatherization. 

The ABC Trust Fund was created by Alabama Power in 1992 to serve low-income Alabamians, who have energy assistance needs, and to promote energy efficiency.  The Home Forward Program helps agencies and non-profit organizations provide energy efficiency training and weatherization assistance to low-income homeowners in the State of Alabama.                                                   


Mobile Community Action's 2013-2014 Annual Report

MCA 2013-2014 Annual Report


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Spreading Christmas Joy

The Advisory Council  of Mobile Community Action's Northside Community Service Center presented Christmas gifts to patients of Seabreeze Nursing Home in Mobile. Susan Stone is supervisor of the Northside Community Service Center. Lorraine White is an assistant and Josette Davis is president of the Northside Community Center advisory council.


MCA 50th Year Anniversary Achievement Award Honorees

Mobile Community Action, Inc. celebrated 50 years of service to the community and honored 15 individuals and 2 staff-members during its 2016 Community Achievement Awards Banquet.  The banquet was held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:00 p. m. at the Battle House Hotel in Mobile.  Radio personality Ms. Patricia Butler of WERM 1480-AM served as Emcee; and former University of Alabama football star Christopher D. Edwards served as Guest Speaker for the evening. Pictured below are a few of the honorees: 

(seated from left to right): Eddie Mitchell; Birdie Anderson; and Chris "Champ" Napier. (Standing from left to right): Elbert Lee Jones, Alec Naman; and  Christopher Edwards (Guest Speaker).

(Seated from left to right): Patricia Butler (Guest Emcee); Mary Payne (50th Anniversary Employee). (Standing from left to right):  Scott Lacey, Creola Ruffin and Fred Eaton.(From left to right): Grace Yelling Wyatt; Merceria Ludgood (Mobile County Commissioner); Vacie Nickelson (50th Anniversary Employee);  and Johnetta Jackson.

Honorees not pictured are: Arthur Barker; Cynthia Tatum; Doug Jolly; Doris Littleton; and Tydus Williamson.