We are the light of the World, hope to this broken world. There are several ways we can bring hope and help to our neighbors and friends in Jeff City. We encourage everyone to lift them up in prayer and for any who are able to join the volunteer efforts. Ways to volunteer are linked below.
Volunteer for Disaster Relief:Partner with Samaritan’s Purse International Relief
Cash/checks are being accepted at the United Way of Central Missouri located at 205 Alameda Drive in Jefferson City. Checks should be made payable to the United Way of Central Missouri or the American Red Cross Central & Northern Missouri Chapter. Please note ‘Disaster Recovery’ in the memo field.
Material Donations:The central Missouri community is now transitioning to the recovery phase and is in immediate need for items to be donated to assist families to rebuild and recover. Capital West Christian Event Center at 1315 Fairgrounds Road in Jefferson City has been announced as the new Disaster Recovery Donation Site effective 1:00 pm today, May 29. The site will be open seven days a week from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm until further notice.
Items needed can be found in the list below. Please note that donors are not expected to donate the full kids mentioned in the link. Individual items noted within the kits are the items requested. Distribution to our neighbors affected by the devastating storms will begin on Friday, May 31–so donations are needed as soon as possible!