MTKO serves the needs of Lincoln's working poor and homeless through outreach, advocacy, education, and the provision of food and shelter.
For over 20 years Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach (MTKO) has served the homeless and near homeless. Feeding the hungry is at the core of our mission - MTKO serves a hot nutritious lunch and dinner every day of the year. MTKO also offers homeless prevention services such as life skills training, substance abuse evaluations & counseling, case management, and transitional housing.
With these services, we can have great impact in alleviating and/or preventing homelessness and improving the quality of life for those in great need. As a center for persons who are homeless, Matt Talbot is often a first stop for a meal and information and referral. Because of this, the agency has the opportunity to serve a large number of people in a unique, empowering, and compassionate manner. Staff work to link individuals and families to the appropriate resources offered through Matt Talbot and other community resources.
In the past year we have:
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