Each year area non-profits can apply to become a Participating Member of the United Way of the Mark Twain Area.
As a Participating Member, organizations are the boots on the ground doing the work of United Way in the community. These organizations GIVE HOPE to over 50,000 individuals in the area.
Through the United Way's Annual Campaign, organizations receive funding to help with their missions.
Avenues is a domestic/sexual violence shelter providing crisis intervention, court/medical advocacy, case management, and a 24-hour hotline.
CHART Teen Task force has a vision to create a healthy community with no unintended teen births and no sexually transmitted diseases in teens.
Douglass Community Services builds strong kids, strong families, and strong communities by empowering people to help themselves through the programs they oversee.
FACT is a Caring Community Partnership working to enhance the well-being of children and families and the stability and economic viability of the community.
Community Outreach Initiatives, a Douglass Community Services Program, works to connect community challenges to community solutions.
HAYS, Hannibal Alliance for Youth Success, provides supports for the Hannibal Community youth in the areas of mental health, mentoring, and basic needs/safety.
The Hannibal Free Clinic provides free, non-emergency healthcare to area low-income individuals who have no health insurance.
Hannibal Parents as Teachers ensures all children learn, grow, and develop to their full potential by partnering with families from prenatal to five providing home-visits to support and engage families.
Heartland Resources, Inc. strives to ensure the health and welfare of senior citizens and handicapped in Northeast Missouri by providing nutritional meals in Lewis County and in-home service.
Provides free legal assistance, advice, and education for low-income people and the elderly.
Learning Opportunities Quality Works strives to assist individuals living in the community with a disability reach their potential through skills development, accessing resources, and community membership.
The Monroe City Food Bank provides food to individuals who live within the Monroe City School District once a month at their food distribution day.
The Monroe City Senior Nutrition Center provides services for seniors and handicapped adults including congregate and home delivered meals, health and wellness activities, social services, homemaker chores, personal care, and respite services.
The Monroe City R-1 Student Success Center meets students where they are academically and behaviorally to assist with personal growth.
NECAC assists disadvantaged individuals to rise above poverty by providing needed services to enable each individual to reach self-sufficiency and economic stability.
Lewis County: 573-288-3969
Marion County: 573-221-7166
Monroe County: 660-327-4110
Ralls County: 573-985-2411
Paris Senior Citizens Community Center works to promote the nutritional, physical, social, and economic well-being of older adults and those with disabilities.
The Salvation Army provides services to individuals and families identifying risk of hunger, homelessness, and financial collapse in hopes to strengthen their capacity to meet the demands of life without assistance.
Shelby County Senior Citizens Association encourages individuals to participate in social, recreational, and nutritional activities. They also provide home care enabling individuals to remain independent.
The Child Center responds to help child abuse through a supportive team approach to reduce trauma to children and their families.