Child Care Food Program is a reimbursement program for licensed and registered day care/group home providers. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture and managed and directed by the Missouri Department of Health.
Faith-based humanitarian organization
Outreach Service organization focusing on compassion service and outreach to the most vulnerable neighbors in the Ozarks. Council of Churches runs the following outreach services: – Ambassadors for Children: Services for Foster Families – Child Care Aware of Southern Missouri/Early Childhood One-Stop Program: Early Childhood Referral services and training. – Read more [...]
Crosslines is the largest client-direct food pantry in Greene County, MO, serving nearly 70,000 people annually with emergency food assistance, case management, and referral services to other resources available in the community. In 2016 we distributed nearly 1.7 million pounds of food to the “food-insecure” of our community. We are Read more [...]
Least Of These, Inc. Christian County Food Pantry is Feeding People and Changing Lives. Least Of These, Inc. provides food, clothing, household items and other resources to meet the needs of our neighbors in Christian County. We will meet the needs of our neighbors through compassion, love, faith, understanding and Read more [...]
Ozarks Food Harvest is the only food bank serving southwest Missouri, providing more than 20 million meals to 270 pantries and programs reaching 261,300 people in 28 counties. Volunteers make it possible for Ozarks Food Harvest to feed 30,000 individuals each and every week. Become a Hunger Hero by donating Read more [...]
The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children in the Ozarks. Our first priority is to provide a comfortable home environment for families when their seriously-ill or injured child is in a hospital far from home. Read more [...]
If you are ready to make an impact in your community and aged 55+, consider volunteering in one of our 4 programs! Pre-K Pals is looking for volunteers to interact with preschoolers during the school year for at least 2 hours per week to help them to be socially and Read more [...]
United Way fights for the Health, Education, and Financial Stability of every person in every community. We unite partners to solve problems no one organization can solve alone. Mission: United Way of the Ozarks improves lives by raising funds and uniting support around our communities’ critical needs and red flags.
From meeting immediate needs of hunger and shelter to executing programs and social enterprises that provide sustainable opportunities of personal growth, we are on a mission of “victory” for all who call the Springfield area home.