MIZZOU Impact

1 Champions Drive, Columbia, Missouri 65211
Leader(s) Eliah Drinkwitz

Open Requests & Church Needs

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Help Strengthen a Bio Family
6
Critical Request
Pregnant mom who will deliver this month is in need of help with her car payment. It is due today. Since she is on maternity leave she doesn't have the money to pay her car payment of $276.00. This family has been through a lot in the last few weeks due to pregnancy complications. Paying this bill would give them stable transportation for her medical appointments.
Location: Lees Summit, MO 64064 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 5 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Resource Health - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $276
No Responses
Needs 1 Need / $276 to go!
Car payment
$276 out of $276 still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
6
Critical Request
Pregnant mom who will deliver this month is in need of help with her car insurance. It is due today. Since she is on maternity leave she doesn't have the money to pay her car insurance of $145.00. This family has been through a lot in the last few weeks due to pregnancy complications. Paying this bill would keep them from losing their insurance coverage for the month.
Location: Lees Summit, MO 64064 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 5 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Resource Health - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $145
No Responses
Needs 1 Need / $145 to go!
Car insurance
$145 out of $145 still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
2
Normal Request
The birth mother is a young 18 year old who has qualified for extended foster care services up to the age of 21. She was removed from her birth mother as a minor and has been in foster care since 2019 when there were allegations of general neglect and mother was intoxicated in Los Angeles County. This young mother is now enrolled in American Career College to become a medical assistant, and is on leave for three months after giving birth to her first baby girl in September 2023. The mother will resume school in three months and has submitted the required documents for school to justify leave. This client is being submitted for services/support/referrals in meeting her dental needs as she did not get braces prior to the age of 18 years old. She is willing to use her existing foster care checks to make payments, therefore she is requesting assitance in locating community resources for reduced orthodontic care for foster youth. She is also a new mother and has requested a playmat for her young baby who will benefit from a stimulating mat. This young lady is trying her hardest to carve a better future for her child by attending school and trying to better her circumstances. Any assistance is greatly appreciated. Items requested: Assistance/referrals for braces Playmat for infant daughter
Location: La Mirada, CA 90638 - County: Los Angeles - Children Served: 1 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #CA- Juvenile Defense Panel - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $800
No Responses
Needs 2 Needs / $800 to go!
Various Baby Supplies (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
low cost dental resource for braces
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Improve a Child's Safety/Wellbeing
3
Normal Request
A placement provider and two male children need help getting proper accommodations for the boys to sleep and keep their possessions. They would need 1 set of bunk beds, 2 twin mattresses, 2 sets of twin bedding with mattress protectors, and a dresser to make an appropriate bedroom environment for the boys. This would give them each their own place to sleep and proper protection from accidents at night.
Location: Sikeston, MO 63752 - County: Cape Girardeau - Children Served: 2 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #MO- DSS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $915
No Responses
Needs 5 Needs / $915 to go!
Twin Bedding Set
2 out of 2 items still needed
Twin Mattress
2 out of 2 items still needed
Twin Mattress Protector
2 out of 2 items still needed
Twin / Twin Bunk Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Dresser For a Boy
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Improve a Child's Wellbeing
2
Normal Request
Mother of 5 with two 11 month old twins is currently struggling with feeding time with twins. Family is struggling with providing a safe space for twins to eat and at times need to place them in car seats to feed them. Family would benefit from receiving two high chairs for safe feeding of twins.
Location: Los Angeles, CA 90003 - County: Los Angeles - Children Served: 2 - Agency: #El Nido Family Centers - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $200
1 Responses
An Anonymous Responder: 🙏🏾
The Global Orphan Project. 2 hours ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
High Chair
2 Item(s) Met in full!
Support an Expecting Mom and Her Unborn Baby
4
Normal Request
Client was seeking abortion due to being concerned about financially being able to care for her 2 children and pay her bills while pregnant. She began her pregnancy with two jobs and then dropped down to one. She is now on maternity leave as baby is coming any day now. Advice & Aid is helping with bills but client needs assistance for food this month. Groceries or gift cards for groceries will work. client typically spends about $600 a month on food.
Location: Lenexa, KS 66215 - County: Johnson - Children Served: 3 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Advice & Aid Pregnancy Centers - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $600
1 Responses
Phyllis: Prince of Peace can provide groceries.
Prince Of Peace Catholic Church. 12 hours ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
Groceries (see description for details)
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Support an Expecting Mom and Her Unborn Baby
3
Normal Request
Pregnant mama with a 1 year old is struggling to make ends meet due to relationship difficulties and losing her job. She has few resources in the area and is trying to get back on her feet. Requesting a booster/high chair that straps to a chair and has a tray on it.
Location: Grandview, MO 64030 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 2 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Advice & Aid Pregnancy Centers - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $50
2 Responses
Nicole: I have a brand new in box booster like this available. Please let me know how to get it to this mama. ******@email.com
Evangel Church. 18 hours ago
Emily: Also wanted to add that our church isn't far from Grandview and has a support group for young/new moms with mentoring and access to additional support (clothes and food pantry, diapers, etc.). Here is the FB link: https://www.facebook.com/journeyforlifekc And here is the link to our church's Impact Center (food/clothing assistance) https://takethejourney.cc/connect/journey-cares/ (look for schedule appointment link on right side)
Journey Church International. 58 seconds ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
Various Baby Supplies (see description for details)
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Help Reunify a Bio Family
2
High Urgency Request
Hello, I have a 17 year old, male, who would love to spend his Christmas break with his older brother and extended family in Minnesota. Child has not seen his older brother in years and would really like to go. This child's goal is to age out in May 2024 when he graduates high school. Child's plan is to age out and move to Minnesota where his older brother will be able to be a huge support to him and help guide him as he navigates adulthood. Spending his winterbreak with his family would be a great opportunity for them to strengthen their bond and spend time together before child's next big step of aging out. Any help towards a round trip airplane ticket would be much appreciated. Thank you!
Location: Lawrence, KS 66046 - County: Douglas - Children Served: 1 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #KS- KVC - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $250
2 Responses
Loralee: How do I get a goodie baggie to him to take on the plane?
Fellowship Bible Church. 55 minutes ago
Dana: We have a pa
Fellowship Bible Church. 47 minutes ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
Plane ticket
$250 Met in full!
Prayer Request
3
Critical Request
Mom, grandpa and 8 month old baby are in need of help. They were evicted today and need a hotel room for a couple of nights while the trailer is being moved to its lot. Mom is also in need of diapers (2-3), sensitive wipes as her food stamps and WICC have not renewed. Also needed are shoes (1), gloves, hat, coat and some warm clothes for baby size 6-9 months.
Location: Saint Joseph, MO 64504 - County: Andrew - Children Served: 1 - Adults Served: 2 - Agency: #MO- DSS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $360
1 Responses
Libby: Is the baby a boy or girl? PRC will provide diapers, wipes and baby clothes. Please advise regarding getting items to the family.
Cornerstone Baptist Church. 18 hours ago
Needs 3 Needs / $360 to go!
Clothes for a Child / Children (see description details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Diapers & Wipes (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Hotel room 2 nights
$200 out of $200 still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
3
Normal Request
I have a family who has a young child with medical needs and they do not have a bed for her. Request is for a child sized bed.
Location: Kansas City, MO 64123 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 1 - Adults Served: 2 - Agency: #MO-Children's Mercy Hospital - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $350
No Responses
Needs 2 Needs / $350 to go!
Twin Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Twin Mattress
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Improve a Child's Wellbeing
4
Normal Request
A family of 4 needs help with household needs. There is a 4 yr, 2yr, and 1yr with a 23 year old mother. They are in needs of beds, beddings, living room furniture, dining room items, towels, clothes, plates and cups. They are in needs of basically everything in the home.
Location: Fort Worth, TX 76112 - County: Tarrant - Children Served: 3 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #TX-CPS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $2740
No Responses
Needs 18 Needs / $2740 to go!
Toddler Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Twin / Twin Bunk Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Full Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Toddler Bedding Set
1 out of 1 items still needed
Twin Bedding Set
2 out of 2 items still needed
Full Bedding Set
1 out of 1 items still needed
Toddler Mattress
1 out of 1 items still needed
Twin Mattress
2 out of 2 items still needed
Full / Double Mattress
1 out of 1 items still needed
Couch
1 out of 1 items still needed
Dresser
1 out of 1 items still needed
Kitchen Table with Chairs
1 out of 1 items still needed
Bowls Set of 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Cups Set of 6
1 out of 1 items still needed
Dish Towels Set of 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Silverware 20-piece set for 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Stovetop Pots & Pans Cookware Set
1 out of 1 items still needed
Storage Bin
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
2
Normal Request
Single mother and daughter (5 years old) are in need of support. They were previously homeless and were recently housed through a local agency. The mother is searching for employment. The daughter is autistic and often wets the bed and would benefit from a waterproof queen mattress cover. The family is also open to gently used items such as a couch.
Location: Stanton, CA 90680 - County: Orange - Children Served: 1 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Orange County Social Services Agency - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $230
No Responses
Needs 2 Needs / $230 to go!
Queen Mattress Protector
1 out of 1 items still needed
Target gift card
$200 out of $200 still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
7
Normal Request
This Treatment Court participant is doing everything she has been asked to do so far. She is attending treatment as required, and has a very positive attitude. She has several older children, and does not have any government assistance at this time. She is requesting help with groceries if possible to ease the burden of feeding her boys. She would be very grateful for any help.
Location: Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 - County: Cape Girardeau - Children Served: 4 - Adults Served: 3 - Agency: #32nd Judicial Circuit Treatment Court - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $100
1 Responses
Rhonda: I can take her some groceries.
His Church. 18 hours ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
Groceries (see description for details)
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
5
Normal Request
The mother is a single parent with 4 children (ages 2, 3, 6 and 12). The biological fathers are now involved in the children's lives. The mother works full time and she got her own apartment after 6+ months of living in a shelter. She is need of a queen bed frame and a couch.
Location: Anaheim, CA 92805 - County: Orange - Children Served: 4 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Orange County Social Services Agency - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $720
No Responses
Needs 2 Needs / $720 to go!
Queen Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Couch
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Strengthen a Bio Family
4
High Urgency Request
A family is in need of a meal/food for when they come to court from Wichita to Kansas City (all day), the family does not have the proper funds to buy food, so the family is in need of a one time restaurant gift card for potential restrurants (Wendy's, McDonald's or Burger King).
Location: Kansas City, MO 64106 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 2 - Adults Served: 2 - Agency: #MO- DSS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $50
No Responses
Needs 1 Need / $50 to go!
Groceries (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Make a Kinship Placement
3
Normal Request
Baby R came into foster care in Oklahoma, and was placed with his grandmother in Missouri in November. Grandma is in need of some baby supplies to help meet Baby R's needs and make things easier and more comfortable for both of them. She has asked for help getting a baby bottle warmer, humidifier, baby monitor, and Similac Sensitive formula. She also stated he wears size 2 diapers and she is always in need of diapers and wipes for him. She also identified footless pajamas as a need, because Baby R does not like his feet in pajamas. Since Baby R is an out of state placement, grandma will not get as much support from the state for fostering, and will not have access to as many resources, so any support that can be offered will help. If you can help make life a little bit easier for Baby R and grandma, please reach out! Thank you.
Location: Saint Charles, MO 63301 - County: Saint Charles - Children Served: 2 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #MO- DSS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $280
No Responses
Needs 6 Needs / $280 to go!
Baby Monitor
1 out of 1 items still needed
Various Baby Supplies (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Various Baby Supplies (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Baby Formula (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Diapers & Wipes (see description for details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Clothes for a Child / Children (see description details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Help Improve a Child's Safety/Wellbeing
3
Normal Request
Two boys ages 6 years old and 2 years old are in need of car seats. Mom is now borrowing a friend's car seat to safely transport her children.
Location: North Richland Hills, TX 76180 - County: Tarrant - Children Served: 2 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #TX-CPS - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $80
1 Responses
Stephanie: Center Point Church can provide these items.
Center Point Church. 19 hours ago
Needs 0 Needs / $0 to go!
Toddler / Convertible Car Seat
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Booster Car Seat
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Help Improve a Child's Safety/Wellbeing
4
High Urgency Request
A single mother working full time, trying to help a friend out that took advantage of her kindness and she is now $700 short on her rent. She attends a local church that suggested she contact me to see if anyone could help with her rent. This parent has never asked for help before.
Location: Jackson, MO 63755 - County: Cape Girardeau - Children Served: 3 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #MO- Jackson R2 School District - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $700
No Responses
Needs 1 Need / $700 to go!
Rent Assistance
$700 out of $700 still needed
Help Improve a Child's Safety/Wellbeing
4
Normal Request
Family of 4 transitioning from homelessness. The family has been homeless since February of 2021 and has secured stable housing. The have most recently stayed with a shelter and report that the shelter is helping them with living room furniture but all other household items including cleaning supplies that one needs to live independently are needed. Any assistance that could be offered would be greatly appreciated. The girls will be sharing a room and there is no preference between twin over twin and twin over full. I chose twin over twin for this request. We can adjust bedding to match whatever need is met. The miscellaneous supplies are for a shower rod and curtain and for bath towels and wash clothes for a 4.
Location: Kansas City, MO 64131 - County: Jackson - Children Served: 3 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #MO- Park Hill School District - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $2552
2 Responses
Michael: We would love to provide the bathroom towels and washcloths for this family! Please provide family contact information.
Restore Community Church - Park Hill. 15 hours ago
Lauren: pots and pans have been taken care of! I will grab dish towels.
Restore Community Church - Park Hill. 35 minutes ago
Needs 19 Needs / $2377 to go!
Full Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Full / Double Box Spring
1 out of 1 items still needed
Full / Double Mattress
1 out of 1 items still needed
Full Comforter / Blanket
1 out of 1 items still needed
Full Bedding Set
1 out of 1 items still needed
Pillow
4 out of 4 items still needed
Twin / Twin Bunk Bed Frame
1 out of 1 items still needed
Twin Bedding Set
2 out of 2 items still needed
Twin Comforter / Blanket
2 out of 2 items still needed
Twin Mattress
2 out of 2 items still needed
Dresser For a Girl
1 out of 1 items still needed
Dresser For a Boy
1 out of 1 items still needed
Dresser
1 out of 1 items still needed
Bowls Set of 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Cups Set of 6
1 out of 1 items still needed
Plates Set of 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Silverware 20-piece set for 4
1 out of 1 items still needed
Cleaning Supplies (see description details)
1 out of 1 items still needed
Supplies
1 out of 1 items still needed
Baking Bakeware Set
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Dish Towels Set of 4
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Supplies
1 Item(s) Met in full!
Help Improve a Child's Safety/Wellbeing
4
Normal Request
A single mom with 3 young children has fled a violent situation and is trying very hard to get back on her feet and support her family. Her current vehicle has been very unreliable and has required multiple service repairs. It is also not large enough to properly accomodate 3 carseats. Both mom and I realize this is a very big ask, but if you know someone that has a reliable and safe vehicle that they are interested in donating to a very sweet and gracious young mom who could really use the support, please let me know. Or, if you would be willing to help with the cost of her current car repairs, please let me know and I will provide further details. Thank you!
Location: Overland Park, KS 66213 - County: Johnson - Children Served: 3 - Adults Served: 1 - Agency: #Blue Valley Schools - Tier 1: Physical Needs - Estimated Value: $1500
No Responses
Needs 2 Needs / $1500 to go!
Reliable vehicle
2 out of 2 items still needed
Car repairs
$500 out of $500 still needed
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Community Champion Stats

Responders
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Responses
178
Requests met
154
Children served
469
Economic impact
$175,146