COTS, Inc. was founded in 1999 by Father Timon Costello and Father Orville Janssen to assist the poor, disadvantaged and homeless. COTS, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides temporary transitional shelter (up to two years) for homeless people in Outagamie, Winnebago and Calumet counties. They operate three facilities in Appleton that serve up to 41 men and 17 women. 

The COTS Meal Ministry consists of preparing and delivering meals on the 1st Wednesday of each month to a COTS transitional shelter housing seventeen residents.

Involvement:  Prepare meals and transport to St. Gabriel, or deliver meals from St. Gabriel to Appleton, about once a month.

 To volunteer to help contact Teresa Schulz 729-1598.