Columbia, Missouri

The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri

The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri provides disaster and hunger relief assistance across 32 counties. They work with 140 food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and more to make sure people who need food get it. They have a number of programs: Buddy Packs, Summer Feeding Program, VIP Veteran Packs, Senior Boxes, Central Pantry, and Mobile Pantries.

The Central Pantry, located at 1007 Big Bear Blvd, Columbia MO, is open Tuesday - Friday from 10 A.M. - 4 P.M. and on Saturday from 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. For more information, call (573) 874-7848.

Want to help? You can volunteer as an individual, a family, or with a group. You can also make a donation, for every dollar given, they are able to provide $21 worth of groceries.

Bike to the Future

Bike to the Future provides people in Columbia with a free bicycle, helmet, lock, and bike light in order to help connect them to more job opportunities.

Need help? Contact Love INC by emailing

Want to help? Call 573-256-7662 to donate your bike, or make a financial donation!

Mobility Worldwide MO-Columbia

Mobility Worldwide Mo-Columbia is an affiliate of Mobility Worldwide. The mission of Mobility Worldwide is to bring mobility and dignity to those in developing countries who are unable to walk. Mobility carts (also known as PETs) provide children the opportunity to attend school, allow family providers to find employment, and allows them to travel for church, social, and health purposes.

Find out more about the project & how you can get involved or donate!