Nourishing Hope: The Impact of Crosslines Food Pantry

The Crosslines Food Pantry, a program of Council of Churches of the Ozarks, stands as a pillar of community...

Sarah’s Triumph: Redefining Beauty and Abilities

In the heart of Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Sarah’s presence at the Diaper Bank of the Ozarks...

Doubling Impact: Join Ambassadors for Children in Supporting Foster Care Awareness Month

In observance of National Foster Care Awareness Month this May, Ambassadors for Children invites your support. Thanks to the generosity...

KY3: Springfield nonprofit speeding up response times for those in need by adding call centerKY3:

The Council of Churches of the Ozarks (CCO) recently added a new call center to its main building. The...

Council of Churches of the Ozarks Celebrates One-Year Anniversary: A Year of Service, Support, and Success

Council of Churches of the Ozarks recently marked a significant milestone as it celebrated its one-year anniversary at its...

Transforming Lives: How Crosslines Food Pantry Restores Hope and Health in Springfield

In a heartwarming testament to the impact of community support, a volunteer at  Crosslines Food Pantry, a program of Council...

Kickapoo High School’s Mr. KHS Event Raises $5,000 for Wish I May: Spreading Joy One Birthday at a Time

The annual Kickapoo High School event, Mr. KHS, took on a special significance this year as it partnered with...

United Way helps support Council of Churches Buddy Program

Learn all about the Council of Churches of the Ozarks’ Math & Reading Buddy Programs and how United Way...

Long-Term Ombudsman Program: Advocating for Dignity, Independence, and Hope

In the quiet corridors of nursing homes, where residents often face the challenges of aging and health complications, the...

KY3: Changes to WIC food programs by the USDA means more money for fruits and vegetables

“I think finally we are getting the ball rolling on not just the total amount of calories to help people, …

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From Desperation to Triumph: A Safe to Sleep Story of Resilience, Community, and Renewed Hope

Recently, the Safe to Sleep shelter and the Council’s Case Management program played a pivotal role in transforming the life …

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A Gift of Hope: Private Donation and Grant Illuminate Council of Churches Case Management Program

In the spirit of generosity and community support, the Council of Churches of the Ozarks recently received a heartwarming letter …

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KY3: Springfield’s Council of Churches adding new schools to its Math & Reading Program

Two more school districts in the Ozarks will join the Math and Reading Buddy Program through the Council of Churches. …

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KY3: Community Foundation of the Ozarks study shows changing habits for young donors to non-profits

A new study examines how people in the Ozarks choose to give to nonprofits. The study shows that those under …

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A New Home for Compassion and Community Support

In a heartwarming development, Crosslines Food Pantry celebrated the grand opening of its new home on Tuesday, February 6th, marking …

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