Our Mission

The mission of Lower Cape Outreach Council is to provide emergency assistance of food, clothing and financial support to residents of the 8 towns that constitute Lower Cape Cod and to follow up with services and support in the areas of employment and education.


When you join the list of individuals, businesses and institutions that support the work of the Lower Cape Outreach Council, you make a tax-deductible investment in the quality of life we all enjoy here on the Lower Cape.


The mission and daily outreach of Lower Cape depend on many devoted volunteers. They help make a difference in the lives of our lower Cape neighbors. The opportunities for involvement are varied and rewarding.

Client Services

For the past 36 years, Lower Cape Outreach Council has been dedicated to providing short term emergency food, clothing and financial assistance to residents of the 8 towns that constitute Lower Cape Cod.

Recent News

Dollars For Donuts

Dollars For Donuts David Willard, right, feasts on the chocolate doughnut named in his honor at the Hole-In-One in Orleans, along with Richard Brothers, center, and Lower Cape Outreach Council CEO Larry Marsland. ED MARONEY PHOTO The Cape Cod...

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Council helps turn skills into job

Council Helps Turn Skills Into Job Cape Cod Times Article December 6, 2017 By K.C. Myers ORLEANS — There’s no question Irina Novikova has some serious skills. A jewelry maker, painter and a model, Novikova is multi-talented. But when she moved to the Cape,...

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Chatham Turkey Trot Raised $43,000

Chatham Turkey Trot 2017 We are very excited to announce that Linda Redding and Mary Parsons presented the Lower Cape Outreach Council with a check for $43,000 for another record breaking year for the Chatham Turkey Trot. The amount of food donated also was record...

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This year, we accomplished remarkable things!

This year, we accomplished remarkable things! LOWER CAPE OUTREACH COUNCIL Serving the residents of Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet for 37 years! This year, we accomplished remarkable things!...

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