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We are pleased to recognize the guy that is ALWAYS there for all of us. He’s the guy who is prepared to sign off on a grant, on a moment’s notice, for any program and county. He’s the guy who shows up to...

Congratulations to our colleague, Nancy Masner, for celebrating 40 years with OACAC! Nancy, who serves as our Housing Assistance Program Director, was recognized during our Area Board meeting on 9/27/22. Nancy is pictured below accepting her service award from Carl Rosenkranz, Executive Director. ...

September 28, 2022: OACAC Foster Grandparent Volunteers were recognized and celebrated today for the time and heart they put into improving the lives of children. Volunteers serve at stations in a 14-county area of Southwest Missouri. Today was also a celebration of the 50th anniversary...

Our Dade County Neighborhood Center is moving to Lockwood! The current center will be closed this Thursday and Friday, Sept. 29 and 30 for the move, with plans to open in the new location, 803 Main, on Monday, Oct. 3. Food Mobile and Commodity distributions...

The People's Pantry project provides freestanding pantries in multiple locations across SW MO. Filled with shelf stable food, fresh produce, hygiene items, and more, people are encouraged to take what they need and leave what they can. ...

Friday, October 14, from 5-8pm, the crazy antics of the OACAC Stone County board returns for a rousing night of football themed CHILINGO - don't miss it! $25/person provides 10 BINGO cards, endless chili, a dessert and beverage, and loads of fun and chances to win...

UPDATED 9/27: We have changed the date of the tournament from 10/1 to 4/18/23. We hope you'll join the fun with us in the spring! Join us for a round of mini golf and tasty morning treats for a great cause and chance at winning...

We have partnered with the City of Republic to create a sustainable People’s Pantry which provides food to the community, as well as horticulture therapy opportunities for seniors. This pantry, along with a Tower Farm, is located at the Senior Center in Republic, MO. ...

Our Greene County Center is a partner with Generations Village, located in Willard. We had the pleasure of attending the groundbreaking this week and look forward to providing case management, life skills, and support to the foster youth, families and seniors who will be living...