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Congratulations to all Springfield Give 5 Class 11 graduates. We are pleased to welcome John and Rayanna Anderson, Mary Ann Hammock, Rebecca Holt, and Paul Phariss as volunteers with OACAC! Give 5 matches baby boomer generation retirees with unfilled volunteer opportunities in the community and addresses...

10/30/19: National Weatherization Day is an opportunity to highlight the important work performed by the Energy Department's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). In 2018, OACAC weatherized 163 homes in the Ozarks. Benefits include reduced energy usage; increased energy efficiency of the home; long-term energy savings; and...

National Weatherization Day is an opportunity to highlight the important work performed by the Energy Department's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). In recognition, the community is invited to attend a live demonstration of weatherization measures from an OACAC crew. This free event is open to the...

All the cheesy, creamy delicious mac & cheese you can dream of will be under one roof at Relics Event Center this November. It's sure to be a "gouda" time! From the deliciously classic to the wildly creative, there will be no shortage of varieties...

All the cheesy, creamy delicious mac & cheese you can dream of will be under one roof at Relics Event Center this November. It's sure to be a "gouda" time! From the deliciously classic to the wildly creative, there will be no shortage of varieties...

All the ooey gooey, creamy delicious mac & cheese you can dream of will be under one roof this November! This first of its kind to Springfield event will be held at Relics Event Center on November 23, 2019 from 11am - 2pm. This will...

On Sunday, June 2, OACAC staff and friends enjoyed a Springfield Cardinals ballgame at Hammons Field. Thanks to everyone who supported the people and communities we serve with a purchase of tickets, to Harper for throwing a great first pitch, and to the young filmmakers...

When you eat at The Pitch Pizza & Pub during Community Action Month (May), you can opt to round your bill up and/or buy a package of delicious sugar cookies and proceeds will benefit children, seniors, individuals, families, and community across Southwest Missouri. The Pitch...

A parent recently shared this feedback about her son's participation in the Gifted Objectives Accelerating Learning (GOAL) project: "The other day in a class, my son was asked to list people that he feels support him. There were only three on his list: mom, dad,...

April 17: In anticipation of Avengers: Endgame release, Finnegan's Wake will be hosting Marvel Cinematic Universe Trivia Night on Wednesday, April 17th at 7pm to benefit the OACAC Greene County Center Emergency Fund. Door cover is $5 or three items from OACAC's wish list. Wish...