All Children and Youth

  • Cents of Pride

    Cents of Pride is a positive behavior program which provides tools for success to under resourced students. The program consists of stores located at elementary schools with Free & Reduced lunch rates of 60% or more. Students attending a school with a Pride Store, earn “pride bucks” for good behavior Read more [...]

  • Child Care Food Program

    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.

  • Common Cents Thrift Shop

    Common Cents is a small locally owned and operated thrift shop. We sell clean, quality, donated items to support The Reeds Spring and Blue Eye School Districts’ “Backpack Programs.” Backpack food programs provide nutritious, non-perishable, easy-to-prepare food to children to ensure they get enough food at home to avoid hunger Read more [...]

  • Council of Churches of the Ozarks

    The Council of Churches of the Ozarks provides services through nine outreaches for vulnerable children, families, seniors and adults. We are a faith-based organization made up of member churches, businesses and individuals that come together to respond to community issues primarily around poverty including hunger, homelessness and education. Our vision Read more [...]

  • Crosslines

    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 [...]

  • Diaper Bank of the Ozarks

    The Diaper Bank of the Ozarks is a nonprofit agency providing diapers and also education about pregnancy and parenting for families in need. Founded in 2012, the Diaper Bank partners with agencies distributing an average of 75,000 each month through Greene Co. and 59 counties across the Ozarks. The Diaper Read more [...]

  • Dickerson Park Zoo

    Friends of the Zoo of Springfield, Missouri, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to help make Dickerson Park Zoo a first-class facility. Friends of the Zoo generates revenue to fund vital zoo projects and programs through various operations and activities. Two of the most important beneficiaries of Read more [...]