JOE’S PLACE, located in Maplewood, is a home that offers a safe nurturing environment during the school year for boys in the MRH School District who are affected by homelessness.

Joe’s Place is a collaborative effort between the Maplewood-Richmond Heights School District and area churches and organizations who provide the necessities to keep a family home function. It has received national recognition for the positive impact it has on the lives of those it touches. Please read more at

Maplewood United Methodist Church Supports Joe’s Place by:

  • Providing Paper Products: Items are collected at the church and delivered to Joe’s Place as needed: trash bags, toilet tissue, napkins, paper towels, aluminum foil, sandwich baggies, saran wrap, lysol wipes, kleenex and dryer sheets.
  • Preparing Meals: Eight to ten volunteers assemble meals for the residents of Joe’s Place at Time for Dinner,, 8506 Manchester Road in Brentwood. 
    Our next meal preparation is February 26 at 7:30pm. For upcoming volunteer dates email