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Encouraging families in Licking

Encouraging families in Licking

February 4, 2021 in Agency Spotlight

Volunteers at the United Community Help Center have been helping and encouraging people in Licking for many years. The food pantry serves about 120 families each month with USDA food provided by Ozarks Food Harvest, and they also provide emergency food assistance as needed. The organization also houses a thrift store.

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Finding hope through hardship

Finding hope through hardship

February 3, 2021 in Harvest Time Newsletter

Several years ago, Jeff and his wife Margaret joined the Reaching Independence through Support and Education (RISE) program through the Drew Lewis Foundation. RISE originated with the Northwest Project, a fiveyear campaign to pilot anti-poverty strategies in Springfield neighborhoods. The couple had been living in survival mode, feeling overwhelmed by the bills that remained unpaid at the end of every month.

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Thanks to our 2020 fund and food drive partners

Thanks to our 2020 fund and food drive partners

January 21, 2021 in Food drive

We are so grateful for every business, school, church, organization, family and individual that hosted a fund and food drive last year! Together, these partners helped provide 887,477 meals! During such a difficult year, this support was truly incredible.

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Volunteers needed to help provide meals

Volunteers needed to help provide meals

January 5, 2021 in Get Involved

Volunteers are absolutely critical to Ozarks Food Harvest, and we ask you to sign up for a session today! Groups are welcome and needed. We have an especially urgent need to fill in our weekday afternoon sessions at the warehouse.

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