Jennings County Coordinating Council
201 Hoosier Street
North Vernon, Indiana 47265
(812) 346-1702 Fax Number
Kitty Shepherd, Director
The purpose of the Jennings County Coordinating Council is to promote cooperative planning and communication with the public and charitable organizations of the community, at the same time preventing the duplication of services.
The JCCC works closely with the contracted township trustees in providing food and shelter to those in need. The intentions of the Jennings County Coordinating Council is not to replace the charitable work of other organizations but to assist clients in receiving the appropriate services.
The following township trustees are no longer contracted with the Jennings County Coordinating Council and Emergency Shelter:
Center/Laurie Blackburn Columbia/Jeanie Hahn
Marion/Ray Derringer Sand Creek/ Lois Gholson
Unfortunately, the Jennings County Coordinating Council, Inc. can no longer service the residents of these townships. The Council is sorry for any inconveniences this may cause. If you are having difficulty contacting your trustee the following are the names and numbers of the JC Commissioners:
Jeff Barger Jeff Day Matt Sporleder
498-8585 592-0779 591-3217
Jennings County Food Pantry
Food baskets are given by referral. Referrals can be obtained from Contracting Trustees, donating churches, and government agencies to name a few.
In December 2012 the Jennings County Coordinating Council assists over 600 families with Christmas food baskets and toys.
Served: 3,542 individuals in 2012
JCCC will connect individuals with resources within the community to fulfil their specific needs.