United Way Of The Ozarks

Address

320 North Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65806

(417) 863-7700

www.uwozarks.org

Description:

Provides direct assistance in the following:
UWO Cancer Fund
UWO Veteran's Assistance Fund
Hands on for Seniors
Day of Caring


In addition to the above direct services, UWO provides funding for essential services that are offered by the following partner agencies:

American Red Cross of Southern Missouri
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks
Boy Scouts of America - Ozark Trails Council
Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield
Community Partnership of the Ozarks - One Door
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Developmental Center of the Ozarks (DCO)
Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland, Inc.
Great Circle Springfield (formerly Boys & Girls Town of Missouri)
Habitat for Humanity of Springfield, MO
Harmony House
Springfield Public Schools Foundation: Kids First Fund (formerly Underprivileged School Children's Fund)
Lutheran Family & Children's Services
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Southwest Missouri
Ozarks Technical Community College Foundation: Middle College
Betty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center
Ozarks Literacy Council
Ozarks Regional YMCA
The Kitchen, Inc./ Rare Breed
Council of Churches: RSVP Reading Buddy Program
The Salvation Army, Springfield, MO Corps
The Victim Center

Intake Process:

For direct assistance programs, please contact the UWO office and speak with a staff member.

To apply to become a UWO partner agency, there is an application process. Please call the office and speak with a staff member regarding the full application process.

Languages:

English

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

August 15, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities:

For volunteer opportunities in the Greene County, MO area, please visit the following website:
https://www.stlvolunteer.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Search_Page

Employer ID:

440552047

Year Incorporated:

1930

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

320 North Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65806

Contacts

Cassie Binkley

Director of Administration

(417) 863-7700 x222

cbinkley@uwozarks.org

Phone Numbers

Main

(417) 863-7700

Fax

(417) 863-9102

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Provides funding for essential services that are offered by 22 partner agencies.

Hours

Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Required Documents

No Documentation Required

Eligibility

No Restrictions

Fees

No Fees

Intake Procedure

Self-referral by phone, mail, e-mail or coming in

Languages

English

Service Area

Barry, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Laclede, Lawrence, Ozark, Polk, Stone, Taney, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Missouri
    • Barry County
      • Christian County
        • Dade County
          • Dallas County
            • Douglas County
              • Greene County
                • Laclede County
                  • Lawrence County
                    • Ozark County
                      • Polk County
                        • Stone County
                          • Taney County
                            • Webster County
                              • Wright County
                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TD-1200.1800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                              Description

                              Hands On For Seniors: a program that matches senior citizens who are physically or financially unable to perform needed exterior home maintenance tasks with community volunteers who can get the jobs completed; tasks may include house painting, gardening, lawn mowing, debris clean-up, leaf removal, exterior tasks.

                              Hours

                              Hours vary according to assignment

                              Required Documents

                              No Documentation Required

                              Eligibility

                              Greene County homeowners over 60

                              Fees

                              No Fees

                              Intake Procedure

                              Self-referral by phone

                              Languages

                              English

                              Service Area

                              Greene County in Missouri only

                              Geography Served

                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                              • Missouri
                                • Barry County
                                  • Christian County
                                    • Dade County
                                      • Dallas County
                                        • Douglas County
                                          • Greene County
                                            • Laclede County
                                              • Lawrence County
                                                • Ozark County
                                                  • Polk County
                                                    • Stone County
                                                      • Taney County
                                                        • Webster County
                                                          • Wright County

                                                          Telephone Numbers

                                                          Number:
                                                          (417) 863-7700
                                                          Name:
                                                          Main
                                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-3300.9750-450) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                          Description

                                                          Accepts new, clean, and gently-used workplace shoe donations for women who are re-entering the workplace; a program of FLiP, Female Leaders in Philanthropy, an initiative of the United Way of the Ozarks.

                                                          Hours

                                                          Call for shopping or donation appointment.

                                                          Required Documents

                                                          No Documentation Required

                                                          Eligibility

                                                          For this program only- service for women re-entering workforce. No other restrictions.

                                                          Fees

                                                          No Fees

                                                          Intake Procedure

                                                          Self-referral by phone

                                                          Languages

                                                          English

                                                          Service Area

                                                          Barry, Christian, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

                                                          Geography Served

                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                          • Missouri
                                                            • Barry County
                                                              • Christian County
                                                                • Dade County
                                                                  • Dallas County
                                                                    • Douglas County
                                                                      • Greene County
                                                                        • Laclede County
                                                                          • Lawrence County
                                                                            • Ozark County
                                                                              • Polk County
                                                                                • Stone County
                                                                                  • Taney County
                                                                                    • Webster County
                                                                                      • Wright County
                                                                                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TI-1800.1500-800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                      Description

                                                                                      Provides new, clean, and gently-used interview and workplace seasonal clothing for women re-entering the workforce; a program of FLiP, Female Leaders in Philanthropy.

                                                                                      Hours

                                                                                      Call for appointment to shop or drop off donation.

                                                                                      Required Documents

                                                                                      No documentation required

                                                                                      Eligibility

                                                                                      For women who cannot afford winter workplace clothing

                                                                                      Fees

                                                                                      No Fees

                                                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                                                      Referrals are made by counselors at area organizations, such as PENMAC Staffing Services, Missouri Career Center, Ozarks Technical Community College, and Ozarks Regional Y

                                                                                      Languages

                                                                                      English

                                                                                      Service Area

                                                                                      Barry, Christian, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

                                                                                      Geography Served

                                                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                      • Missouri
                                                                                        • Barry County
                                                                                          • Christian County
                                                                                            • Dade County
                                                                                              • Dallas County
                                                                                                • Douglas County
                                                                                                  • Greene County
                                                                                                    • Laclede County
                                                                                                      • Lawrence County
                                                                                                        • Ozark County
                                                                                                          • Polk County
                                                                                                            • Stone County
                                                                                                              • Taney County
                                                                                                                • Webster County
                                                                                                                  • Wright County

                                                                                                                  Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                  Number:
                                                                                                                  (417) 863-7700
                                                                                                                  Name:
                                                                                                                  Main
                                                                                                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BM-6500.1500-920) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                  Description

                                                                                                                  Accepts new, clean, and gently-used workplace winter clothing donations (on hangers) for women who are re-entering the workplace.

                                                                                                                  Hours

                                                                                                                  Call for appointment to drop off donations

                                                                                                                  Required Documents

                                                                                                                  No Documentation Required

                                                                                                                  Eligibility

                                                                                                                  No restrictions

                                                                                                                  Fees

                                                                                                                  No Fees

                                                                                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                  Self-referral by phone (to arrange a time to drop off donations)

                                                                                                                  Languages

                                                                                                                  English

                                                                                                                  Service Area

                                                                                                                  Barry, Christian, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

                                                                                                                  Geography Served

                                                                                                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                  • Missouri
                                                                                                                    • Barry County
                                                                                                                      • Christian County
                                                                                                                        • Dade County
                                                                                                                          • Dallas County
                                                                                                                            • Douglas County
                                                                                                                              • Greene County
                                                                                                                                • Laclede County
                                                                                                                                  • Lawrence County
                                                                                                                                    • Ozark County
                                                                                                                                      • Polk County
                                                                                                                                        • Stone County
                                                                                                                                          • Taney County
                                                                                                                                            • Webster County
                                                                                                                                              • Wright County

                                                                                                                                              Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                              Number:
                                                                                                                                              (417) 863-7700
                                                                                                                                              Name:
                                                                                                                                              Main
                                                                                                                                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TI-1800.1500-870) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                                              Description

                                                                                                                                              Provides new, clean, and gently-used interview and workplace seasonal clothing for women re-entering the workforce; a program of FLiP, Female Leaders in Philanthropy.

                                                                                                                                              Hours

                                                                                                                                              Call for appointment

                                                                                                                                              Required Documents

                                                                                                                                              No documentation required

                                                                                                                                              Eligibility

                                                                                                                                              For women who cannot afford workplace clothing

                                                                                                                                              Fees

                                                                                                                                              No Fees

                                                                                                                                              Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                                              Referrals are made by counselors at area organizations, such as PENMAC Staffing Services, Missouri Career Center, Ozarks Technical Community College, and Ozarks Regional Y

                                                                                                                                              Languages

                                                                                                                                              English

                                                                                                                                              Service Area

                                                                                                                                              Barry, Christian, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

                                                                                                                                              Geography Served

                                                                                                                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                                              • Missouri
                                                                                                                                                • Barry County
                                                                                                                                                  • Christian County
                                                                                                                                                    • Dade County
                                                                                                                                                      • Dallas County
                                                                                                                                                        • Douglas County
                                                                                                                                                          • Greene County
                                                                                                                                                            • Laclede County
                                                                                                                                                              • Lawrence County
                                                                                                                                                                • Ozark County
                                                                                                                                                                  • Polk County
                                                                                                                                                                    • Stone County
                                                                                                                                                                      • Taney County
                                                                                                                                                                        • Webster County
                                                                                                                                                                          • Wright County

                                                                                                                                                                          Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                                                          Number:
                                                                                                                                                                          (417) 863-7700
                                                                                                                                                                          Name:
                                                                                                                                                                          Main
                                                                                                                                                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BM-6500.1500-950) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                                                                          Description

                                                                                                                                                                          Accepts new, clean, and gently-used workplace seasonal clothing donations (on hangers) for women who are re-entering the workplace.

                                                                                                                                                                          Hours

                                                                                                                                                                          Call for appointment to drop off donations

                                                                                                                                                                          Required Documents

                                                                                                                                                                          No Documentation Required

                                                                                                                                                                          Eligibility

                                                                                                                                                                          No restrictions

                                                                                                                                                                          Fees

                                                                                                                                                                          No Fees

                                                                                                                                                                          Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                                                                          Self-referral by phone (to arrange a time to drop off donations)

                                                                                                                                                                          Languages

                                                                                                                                                                          English

                                                                                                                                                                          Service Area

                                                                                                                                                                          Barry, Christian, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster and Wright counties in Missouri

                                                                                                                                                                          Geography Served

                                                                                                                                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                                                                          • Missouri
                                                                                                                                                                            • Barry County
                                                                                                                                                                              • Christian County
                                                                                                                                                                                • Dade County
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Dallas County
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Douglas County
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Greene County
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Laclede County
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lawrence County
                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ozark County
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Polk County
                                                                                                                                                                                                • Stone County
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Taney County
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Webster County
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wright County

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Number:
                                                                                                                                                                                                      (417) 863-7700
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Name:
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Main
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TI-1800.1500-900) and related services within the Service Tree.

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