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Working to break the cycle of generational poverty and homelessness, Community LINC will direct NAP donations to its transitional housing programs providing housing, comprehensive support services, and aftercare to develop self-sufficient families. In addition to housing, clients receive employment services, financial education, life skills coaching, and mental wellness services. Children of clients have access to academic supports, life skills activities, and emotional wellness services.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City will utilize NAP tax credits to provide their College and Career Readiness program in two of their Club units – Thornberry and J&D Wagner. arkla gas phone number The College and Career Readiness Program is designed to provide school-age youth with access to academic support away from school, improve their ability to learn, boost their academic self-esteem, and expose them to post-secondary opportunities and resources and support necessary to achieve post-secondary aspirations.

Sherwood Forest Camp, Inc. provides at-risk and disadvantaged St. Louis youth with programs to promote positive academic, social, and emotional development, enabling them to solve problems, resolve conflicts, and overcome obstacles. The organization will utilize NAP credits to continue the expansion of their campsite in Lesterville with the addition of a new 1,180 square foot cabin and replacement washhouse.

Barry-Lawrence County Development Center, Inc. will utilize NAP funds toward new construction of a 6,000 square foot facility. world j gastrointestinal oncol impact factor Phase I will include construction of the building and parking area as well as the finishing of five classrooms, three bathrooms, snack area, and a storm safe room. They will provide early childhood special education and musical, physical, occupational, and speech therapy, as well as basic sign language and braille.

Family Life Community Services will, in a joint venture with the Ozarks Regional YMCA and DHTC Development Together, acquire property for the construction of a 41-unit affordable housing apartment community. NAP donations will be directed to eight to ten units which will be used to provide transitional housing for at-risk youth, ages 18-21, who are aging out of the foster care system. Upon completion, youth will receive life and job skills training, mental health counseling, and case management to support their transition.

St. James Golden Age Center will utilize NAP funds to help fund the operational and program expenses of the new Senior Center and Food Pantry Program. The focus is to reduce food insecurity, improve senior living, and decrease health disparities among low-income seniors and families by increasing food interventions through coverage of urban and rural areas within Phelps County.

Hillcrest Transitional Housing will direct NAP donations to the provision of services included as part of their transitional housing program. The program provides free transitional housing, case management, financial education and counseling, life skills training, and supportive services to remove barriers to obtain permanent housing and become more self sufficient.

Annie’s Hope provides family support groups for at-risk youth and their family members who are grieving a death and seeking relief from grief-related anxiety, depression, anger issues, poor work and school performance, and family dysfunction. la gas prices 2016 The organization will utilize NAP donations to target support groups to minority populations qualifying for free or reduced-price school meals.

St. Francis Community Services will utilize NAP funds toward its Pathways to Progress programs. The program offers in-depth, one-on-one case management; employment support; free legal aid; educational resources; financial training; asset-building opportunities; housing assistance; and access to an array of community resources. electricity diagram flow This will result in enhancing economic mobility for those currently experiencing poverty.

Paraquad, Inc. will utilize NAP funds for Bloom Café, their workforce program that provides employment opportunities for people with disabilities. This project will expand the opportunities for people with all types of disabilities to learn essential skills necessary to workers in a variety of industries and to receive competitive placement services upon completion of the program.

St. Louis Crisis Nursery will utilize NAP credits to provide emergency safe care to children in St. Louis and St. Charles counties to prevent child abuse. In addition to crisis shelter, children receive medical evaluations and developmental assessments, therapeutic services, and take home supplies. Parents and children receiving services also receive follow-up counseling and home visits, and will have access to a 24-hour Helpline and parent education groups.

Criminal Justice Ministry will direct NAP funds toward their Release to Rent program (R2R). R2R is a supportive transitional housing program that encourages reintegration and self-sufficiency via housing and support services, weekly support groups, intensive case management, and access to employment and education services, for individuals recently released from prison. electricity and magnetism review Criminal Justice Ministry plans to increase the number of clients they serve to 60+ individuals annually.

The Victim Center will utilize NAP credits to add 3,715 square feet of new construction to the Center’s existing building and re-purpose 1,730 square feet of existing space. The new and remodeled spaces will be used to carry out free-of-charge services to victims of violent or sexual crimes including counseling, 24-hour crisis intervention, and support and advocacy.

Foster Adopt Connect will utilize NAP donations to renovate a newly acquired, 9,000 square foot building to serve as their Southwest Missouri Resource Center. tropico 5 power plant Once completed, the facility will be one of five state-recognized Adoption Resource Centers through which area foster and adoptive families can access a behavioral interventionist, case management for youth aging out of foster care, material and food assistance, family advocacy, support groups, training, and foster parent licensing. In addition, the facility will house Foster Adopt’s Extreme Recruitment and 30 Days to Family programs to find connections to family and permanent placement for "hard to place" youth.

Donations received as part of this NAP project will be directed to a one-year pilot of the Regional Vitality Initiative of The Community Foundation of Northwest Missouri and Communities of Excellence 2026. The project will: develop a strategic plan, processes, and continuous improvement systems for improving communities; conduct community leadership coaching and host economic gardening; and develop leadership metrics. At the end of the project the communities will have identified their priority issues.

Grace’s Place Crisis Nursery will utilize NAP donations to acquire and renovate the first floor of a facility in Union, MO, to serve as a Crisis Respite Program for families in crisis. The Respite Program will provide 24/7 emergency shelter services for up to 30 days for children at risk for abuse or other crises, ages birth to 18 years. Families will have access to a caseworker, case management, and outreach and referrals to resolve crisis and return children to a safe home environment.