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Your donations to Carthage Area United Way will assist 13 agencies to provide help.

  • Jasper County 4-H – Empowers young people to become competent, contributing members of society and develop skills to keep them on track to become successful adults

  • Carthage Salvation Army – Serves men, women, and children in need of a hot meal, shelter, affordable clothing, or disaster relief

  • Carthage Crosslines Ministries – Assists families with donations of food and clothing and provides bill-pay help

  • Lafayette House – Serves, shelters, and protects women, children, and families who are victims of domestic violence or struggle with addiction

  • Cerebral Palsy of Tri-County – Offers transportation for child care, meals, education, physical therapy, and equipment for children aged 6 months to 6 years who suffer from cerebral palsy or other developmental disabilities

  • Children’s Haven of Southwest Missouri – Provides free, temporary housing, nutritious meals, medical care, and transportation for children from 3 days to 17 years of age whose family is experiencing a crisis

  • Special Olympics Missouri – Develops self-esteem through physical fitness in children and adults with developmental disabilities through training in year-round sports competition and Olympic-related events

  • Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland – Gives girls the courage, confidence, and character to develop their full potential, relate to others, and provides the foundation for sound decision-making

  • Ozark Trails Council Boy Scouts of America – Prepares young people to make ethical choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law

  • Carthage Crisis Center - Helps struggling families and individuals by providing shelter, food, clothing, furniture, counseling, and training for a better path to succeed in life

  • Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics – A state-of-the-art children’s hospital, located in Kansas City, that provides care to children from birth to 18 years of age

  • Community Health Clinic of Joplin – Provides medical and dental care for the uninsured

  • Art Feeds of Carthage - Art Feeds Carthage believes all children are artists and exist to feed creative development & facilitate emotional expression in children through art & community.

We are so grateful for any donation you can give!

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