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Volunteer Highlight!

Volunteer Highlight! This wonderful group from Ozark United Methodist Church went to Joplin with us on a very rainy day to load our two box trucks and their trailer with construction materials. They returned to Springfield with us and unloaded into our new warehouse. This project was overwhelming for our staff but these volunteers came in and knocked it out in one trip! Our volunteers are the hands and feet of what we do at Catholic Charities. If you are looking for volunteer opportunities

National Development Institute Training

Mandy and Heather from our development team are at Community Foundation of the Ozarks for day two of National Development Institute Training. We can't wait to see what they bring back to the office tomorrow!   https://www.facebook.com/CCSOMO/photos/a.198178806896492.45175.168319103215796/1612422815472077/?type=3&theater  

SGF Give 5 graduation

Yesterday we were able to be part of the SGF Give 5 graduation ceremony! We had three volunteers commit to working with us on a regular basis! Don Johnston, Bob Bazan and Al Cook (not able to attend ceremony), welcome to the CCSOMO family! We are so grateful you will be volunteering with us!

Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce for Emerging Young Professionals

Did you know The Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce has a group for emerging young professionals? The Network for Springfield's Young Professionals is a place where young professionals can network, exchange ideas and work to improve our community. We are excited to be part of this great organization!  

GoodFinds in Joplin Now Open

We are thrilled to announce that Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri now has a Resale Shoppe with new and used treasures available for purchase. GoodFinds is located at 706 S. Main Street in the heart of Joplin and hours are Tuesday-Saturday 9-5 pm. We are constantly looking for donations of gently used items you no longer need. Items like: tools, home decor, clothing, furniture, and small appliances are always in need. Here are some pictures of the store and if you are in the Joplin a