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Phone: (417) 865-3411
Fax: (417) 865-0504

O’Reilly Center for Hunger Relief
2810 N. Cedarbrook Ave.
P.O. Box 5746
Springfield, MO 65801-5746


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Please mail monetary donations to:

Ozarks Food Harvest
P.O. Box 5746
Springfield, MO 65801-5746

or come by the warehouse at
2810 N. Cedarbrook Ave.
Springfield, MO 65803

Sponsor a Backpack Child

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By clicking Donate Now, you will go to Ozarks Food Harvest’s Network for Good online giving account. Please type your Designation when asked, even though it says Optional.(For example, Backpack Program, Mobile Food Pantry, general food distribution, Joplin Relief, Hungerthon etc.)


Ozarks Food Harvest respects your privacy and personal information. We never sell, trade or rent our supporters’ names. View Donor Privacy Policy.


Giving Options

Make a planned gift. You can make a gift to Transform Hunger into Hope, while also meeting your lifetime financial needs for those you love. These giving techniques are called "planned gifts," because through a bit of easy planning, you, your family and Ozarks Food Harvest can all benefit. Learn about the many benefits of planned giving with OFH.

Make a donation in the name of a friend or loved one.  Help provide $10 worth of food distribution for every dollar you donate. A $100 donation will enable Ozarks Food Harvest to provide more than 500 healthy meals.

Adopt a backpack child:  Provide a backpack of food for a hungry child in honor or memory of a friend or family member. $40 provides a backpack every weekend for a month (24 meals), $150 provides a semester’s worth of backpacks (108 meals), and $300 provides a backpack a week for an entire school year (216 meals).

Virtual Food Drive:  Visit The Food Bank’s Virtual Food Drive tool—we can customize one especially for your family or office, so you have your own link to send around! Easy, fun, and no cans to carry! Call (417) 865-3411 to learn more or contact Jolene Thompson.

Amazon Wish List: Click here to purchase items on our Amazon Wish List! They’ll ship the food directly to The Food Bank for you with just a few clicks.

Sponsor A Mobile Food Pantry distribution: Call us at (417) 865-3411 to learn how your organization can sponsor a Mobile Food Pantry™ distribution that can provide more than 200 families with groceries. 

Host a Food Drive   Have your guests bring nonperishable food items instead of calorie laden dishes or cookies, and then bring the food to Ozarks Food Harvest at 2810 N. Cedarbrook Ave. in Springfield.


Ozarks Food Harvest accepts a variety of gifts, including:

Gifts of cash
Gifts of securities, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds and IRAs
Gifts of personal property (i.e. gun collections, antique cars, artwork, etc.)
Gifts of real property, including real estate, homes, business property, farmland, etc.
Gifts of trusts, including charitable remainder trusts, unitrusts, lead trusts, family trusts, annuity trusts, etc.
Gifts of insurance, as long as Ozarks Food Harvest is both owner and beneficiary
Gifts of bequests (i.e. gifts received at death directed by a will or living trust)

We encourage you to discuss these various giving methods with your accountant and attorney and select the most effective way for you to continue to support Ozarks Food Harvest. Donations to Ozarks Food Harvest may be pledged and gifted over several years. Ozarks Food Harvest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit under the IRS Code.

If you have questions about making a gift to The Food Bank,
please call (417) 865-3411 or e-mail