Safety Net

Our Goal

Heart of Missouri United Way invests in services for families and individuals experiencing times of need and seeks to empower them to improve their future.

Our Targets

Heart of Missouri United Way supports crisis and intervention services, which include the following:

  • Basic needs (food,clothing,shelter, etc.)
  • Personal safety services for individuals and families who face threats to their immediate well-being, including but not limited to domestic violence, child abuse and sexual assault
  • A coordinated system of information and referral services

Frequent Questions & Answers

What is the term of Safety Net funding?

The next opportunity to apply for Safety Net funding will be in 2018. Please see the Funding Cycle Chart for more details.

When are funding announcements provided?

Harvest House

Heart of Missouri CASA

Love INC

Mid-Missouri Legal Services

Rainbow House

Services for Independent Living

Sustainable Farms & Communities

The Salvation Army

The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri

True North

Turning Point at Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church

Voluntary Action Center