Live 2 Give Hope

Providing Hope to Individuals throughout Missouri now, for the future, and for eternity.



Hope Now

The first part of our mission is to help people in their hour of need, giving hope now.

Jeremiah 29:12-13


Hope For the Future

The second part of our mission is to provide hope for the future by providing support and opportunities for growth.

Jeremiah 29:11

Hands Shaped Like Bird

Hope For Eternity

The third part of our mission is to provide hope for eternity by sharing the love of Jesus.

Colossians 1:27


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Fostering Hope Closet

Provides free resources to hundreds of foster, kinship, guardianship, & adoptive families including clothing, hygiene items, beds, diapers, bedding, car seats, and more!

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Kids Night Out

Kids Night Out

Monthly respite program for foster, adoptive, guardianship, & kinship families including any biological children in the families, rotating between drop events, take home packs & family events.

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Hope Reunited

Hope Reunited

Assists families in navigating through the child welfare system with a goal of placing children in relative homes & assist healthy families to work toward successful reunification and prevention of re-entry.

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Paving the Way

Paving the Way

Provides education, resources, and life skills for older youth ages 15+ that includes driver’s education with certified driver instructors, financial fundamentals, home management, & teen safety.

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Safe MO Kids

Safe MO Kids

Child sexual abuse prevention awareness and education program for adolesence & adults. The program also also includes an 8-week support group & an annual retreat for sexual assault victims.

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Live 2 Give Hope is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization in Laclede County, Missouri. Live 2 Give Hope’s mission is to give hope to individuals in our community now, for the future, and for eternity through Jesus Christ. Our programs provide assistance to members of the community who need advocacy, resources & mentorship.


Donated Goods


Donating is one of the best ways you can help further our mission to help individuals and families in Laclede & surrounding counties. For a list of needed items for the Fostering Hope Closet, click here – we appreciate all donations!

2. Volunteer

Want to give some of your time? We are always looking for volunteers to help with various projects. You can volunteer for an hour, a day, or on a recurring basis.


3. Serve

Want to help even more? Consider serving on a committee & Board of Directors. We are always looking for local Directors to help us further the mission of Live 2 Give Hope.

Great place to get help with foster kids. They have given us many clothes for boys or girls.



Every donation, big or small helps our team out.