Community Involvement in The Ozarks
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Campaigns
Movers for Mutts®
Movers for Mutts® is a program created by TWO MEN AND A TRUCK in an effort to help local animal shelters support and foster stray animals. This program is hosted each fall and partners with local businesses, schools, and organizations to collect food, toys, and other essential items pets may need. This will be our first year for Movers for Mutts® campaign benefiting the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri!
MOVERS FOR MOMS®
We strive to provide excellent service to our customers and work diligently to support our local community through outreach efforts like Movers for Moms®, which is a TWO MEN AND A TRUCK nationwide collection drive for mothers in need. 2019 will mark our 12th year of this nationwide campaign founded by TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, and our 2019 recipient is Harmony House in Springfield, Missouri.
For 2019, our collection partners are: Salon 3:16 in Ozark, 417 Magazine in Springfield, The Beat 92.9, Cross Fit Raw Steel, Springfield, Patriot Heating and Air in Hollister, USA Mortgage in Branson, Smart Insurance Agency in Marionville, All Star Gymnastics in Nixa, and Kinser Chapel of Hope in Springfield as well as at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Springfield and Branson locations.
Breast Cancer Foundation of Southwest Missouri Making Strides
We were honored to be a part of the American Breast Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Southwest Missouri this year and celebrate the 10th year of this event. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, MO sponsored Mile Marker 2 this year on October 27th, 2018. It was a joy to cheer on all those that participated in the walk/run this year as well as work closely with the BCFO team of southwest Mo in helping set up and tear down before and after the event.
Fresh Start Furnishings
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Springfield has partnered with Fresh Start Furnishings. Their mission is to provide a fresh start, hope, and support to young people who have aged out of the foster care system by providing them with donated furniture and household items. See their website below to make a donation today!
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® of Springfield is proud to support Harmony House. Since 1976, Harmony House has provided safe and secure emergency housing to families escaping domestic violence; the organization promotes the principle that all individuals have the right to a life free of abuse. They not only provide women and children a place to rest and heal, but they offer case management, advocacy, outreach support, and prevention education services to more than 700 women and children. Lives are being changed by Harmony House. We were honored to be involved in helping Harmony House Family Violence Prevention Center move into their new home on February 16, 2017. Thank you to all our movers and drivers who made this move a success.
On Oct 27th, 2017 we joined local businesses to raise funds for Harmony House Domestic Violence Shelter. To raise awareness for men and women to know where they can get help as well as raise funds to support such a needed charity; Two Men and A Truck Springfield wore an eye patch and a sticker that said "Ask me why iCare". Harmony House is the only domestic violence shelter in Greene County and the largest in the state of Missouri. 1 in 3 women will suffer in a violent relationship and 1 in 7 men. Harmony House is the largest shelter for children as well in Greene County. Two Men and A Truck Springfield believes it is important to give to the community we live in and this charity is near and dear to our hearts.
To provide immediate refuge for children ages birth to 12 whose families are in crisis. By partnering with families and the community, we will strengthen families and prevent child abuse and neglect. We support Isabel's House and #GOBLUE with their campaign every April by wearing blue ribbons.
OZARKS FOOD HARVEST
Founded in 1983, Ozarks Food Harvest has a stated mission of Transforming Hunger into Hope. The simple statement serves as a visionary and meaningful summary of Ozarks Food Harvest’s goals, while expressing exactly what it is The Food Bank does. In addition to food distribution and services to 200 Ozarks nonprofits, OFH has direct-service programs such as the Weekend Backpack Program, Mobile Food Pantry, After-School & Summer Food Programs, Senior Food Program and more. We assist them in various ways, such as transporting cases of water, cans of food, and other items as needed.
TOYS FOR TOTS
The objectives of Toys for Tots are to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas; to play an active role in the development of one of our nation’s most valuable resources – our children; to unite all members of local communities in a common cause for three months each year during the annual toy collection and distribution campaign; and to contribute to better communities in the future. Each year we participate in this cause by picking up and delivering the donated toys.