We are completely called to help need the city’s needs the best we can. We have several different groceries and food giveaways, we have a soup kitchen on Thursday nights and we just open a food pantry.
We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting individuals searching for their biological parent(s) using DNA interpretation, mapping, and extensive research. For clients struggling with news of a Non Paternal Event (NPE, also referred to as Not Parent Expected) or adoption, we offer support and fellowship in our private online group. Our services come at no cost to you.
Can’s Can works to provide students and teachers with all the tools necessary for success in classrooms across Southern Illinois. From pencils to technology, we provide a wide range of services and products for those in need in the classroom.
Scouting’s programs and outdoor adventures give young people the opportunity and freedom to explore a world beyond the boundaries of everyday life. It presents them with chances to try new things, provide service to others, build self-confidence and develop leadership skills. These experiences not only help Scouts while they are young, but also stay with them throughout their adult lives, growing into exceptional men and women that respect their family, community, religion, country and themselves.
Artstarts Company is a Southern Illinois based, non-profit charitable organization devoted to making the "Arts" accessible to all Southern Illinois children. We connect the community through the arts. We help artists astound the world by sharing what they are capable of becoming.
Our goal is to provide opportunities in the arts to a diverse population with the goal of including those who do not now participate in art programs due to cultural or economic barriers.
Founded in 1909 in response to the ongoing violence against Black people around the country, the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) is the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organization in the nation. Our mission is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.
Our facility serves as a place of refuge for men, women, and families. We strive to provide the tools and support necessary for our guests to become self -sufficient. Guests have access to caseworkers daily and are provided transportation for job interviews, work and medical appointments. Three meals a day are provided as well as access to a fully equipped laundry room.
The Climate Economy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to help everyone, everywhere generate people-centered climateventures through education and programs so every individual achieves prosperous net zero emissions in their lifestyles and work in order to bring and keep all the Earth’s natural systems in balance for current and future generations.