The FACT board supports 20 well-respected Community Partnerships across the state. Each partnership works within their community to identify and develop solutions to overcome challenges such as homelessness, drug abuse, teen pregnancy, child abuse, after school care, dental care and others. Below is the location and contact information for each of our Community Partnerships.




Community Partnership Contacts

Northeast Caring Communities

Chair: Mike Rash Contact: Melissa Emel, Director Other ofc in Knox County: (660) 397-3655 Fax: (660) 397-2403 PO Box 338 Queen City, MO 63561 (Above is the mailing address for both) Actual Location: 105 E. Jackson, Lancaster, MO 63548 Fax: (660) 457-3838 Phone: (660) 457-3535 or (660) 457-3538 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of month, 7:00 p.m. Location: Schuyler Elementary School (R-1), Highway 63, Queen City, MO 63561 or Knox County R-1 School Property (Trailer), Knox County Caring Community Office, Edina, MO 63537

St. Joseph Youth Alliance

Chair: Jeff Langdon Contact: Robin Hammond, Director 5223 Mitchell Avenue St. Joseph, MO 64507 Phone: (816) 232-0050 Fax: (816) 390-8536 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 4th Tuesday of month, 7:30 a.m. Location: Contact address as above

Families and Communities Together

Chair: Karen Sutor Contact: Tom Dugger, Executive Director, 4 Melgrove Lane, Hannibal, MO 63401 Phone: (573) 221-2285 Fax: (573) 221-1606 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of month, 12 Noon Location: Hannibal Nutrition Center 

Randolph County Community Partnership

Chair: Karen Hayden Contact: Brian Williams, Executive Director 421 East Logan PO Box 653 Moberly, MO 65270 Phone: (660) 263-7173 Fax: (660) 263-7244 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 3rd Thursday of month, 3:00 p.m.

Local Investment Commission

Chair: Jack Craft & Bailus Tate Contact: Gayle Hobbs, President Gayle’s Asst: Renee Asher Receptionist: Narda Prather 3100 Broadway, Suite 1100 Kansas City, MO 64111-2513 Phone: (816) 889-5050 Fax: (816) 889-5051 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Monday of month, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Location: Kauffman Center, 4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110

Pettis County Community Partnership

Chair: Marcy Husong Contact: Cheri Heeren, Executive Director 1400 S. Limit, #29 Sedalia, MO 65301 Phone: (660) 827-0560 Toll Free:  (855) 827-0560 Fax: (660) 827-0633 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 4th Monday of odd numbered months, 4:00 p.m. Location: Contact address as above

Area Resources for Community and Human Services

Chair: Charles “Matt” Matthews Contact: Wendell E. Kimbrough, CEO, Exec. Asst.: Robin, 539 N. Grand Blvd., 6th Floor St. Louis, MO 63103 Phone: (314) 534-0022 Fax: (314) 534-0055 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: Quarterly, (March, June, Sept, Dec) Last Thursday, 11:30 a.m.

Jefferson County Community Partnership

Chair: Margie Sammons Contact: Tracy Smith, Executive Director 3875 Plass Road, Bldg A,  Festus, MO  63208 Phone: (636) 465-0983 x105 Fax: (636) 465-0987 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Friday of month, 3:00 p.m. Location: Contact address as above

The Partnership

Chair: Bill Morgan Contact: Jean Darnell, Interim Executive Director 1101 Hauck Drive Rolla, MO 65401 Phone: (573) 368-2849 Fax: (573) 368-3911 E-Mail:  Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of month, 4:00 p.m. Location: 1101 Hauck, Rolla, MO 65401

St. Francois County Community Partnership

Chair: Gary Berblinger Contact: Al Sullivan, Director 200 W First Street, Suite 182 Farmington, MO 63640 Phone: (573) 760-0212 or (573) 431-3173 Fax: (573) 431-0451 E-Mail: Website:  Board Meeting: 2nd Wed of each month at Noon, 3rd Floor Meeting Room at above address

Washington County C2000 Partnership

Chair: Nancy Davis Contact: Deborah E. Bust, Director 104 Hickory Potosi, MO 63664 Phone: (573) 438-8555 Fax: (573) 438-9233 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 1st Tuesday of month, 4:30 pm. Location: Contact address as above

Community Caring Council

Chair: Michael Parker, PhD Contact: Tom Davisson, Executive Director P.O. Box 552 Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-0552 Phone: (573) 651-3747 x101 Fax: (573) 651-3646 E-Mail: Website:  Board Meeting: 3rd Friday of month, 7:30 a.m. Location: Community Caring Council Office, 937 Broadway, Cape Girardeau, MO

Community Partnership of the Ozarks

Chair: Dr. Paul Thomlinson Contact: Janet Dankert, Executive Director 330 N. Jefferson Avenue, 937 Broadway Springfield, MO 65806 Phone: (417) 888-2020 Fax: (417) 888-2322 E-Mail:, Website: Board Meeting: Board Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of month, 12:00 noon. Location: Partnership Office, 330 N. Jefferson Avenue, Springfield, MO 65806

The Alliance

Chair: Jeffiner Thompson Contact: Kari Clements, 1027 S. Main, Suite 7 Joplin, MO 64801 Phone: (417) 782-9899 Fax: (417) 782-4337 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 4th Thursday of the Month, 12:00 noon Location: The Alliance Office 

Mississippi County Interagency Council

Chair: Annette Robertson Contact: Dana Ellis, Executive Director, 603 Garfield East Prairie, MO 63845 Phone: (573) 683-7551 Fax: (573) 683-7591 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 4th Tuesday of month, 5:30 p.m. Location: Call for location

Butler Co. Community Resource Council

Chair: Jeanne Huffman Contact: Karen Crook, Executive Director, 644 Charles Street Poplar Bluff, MO 63901 Phone: (573) 776-7830 Fax: (573) 776-6130 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Thursday of month, 11:30 noon. Location: Lyle Kearbey Community Center, 644 Charles St., Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Ripley County Comm. Partnership

Chair: Randall Miller Contact: Susan Skaggs, 209 W. Highway Street Doniphan, MO 63935 Phone: (573) 996-7980 Fax: (573) 996-4662 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Thursday of month, 12:00 noon Location: 209 W. Highway Street, Doniphan, MO 63935

New Madrid County Human Resource Council

Chair: Paul Hill Contact: Tonya Carruth, Executive Director, 420 Virginia Avenue New Madrid, MO 63869 Phone: (573) 748-2778 Fax: (573) 748-2467 E-Mail: Website: Board Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of month, 9:00 a.m. Location: Family Resource Center, 420 Virginia Ave., New Madrid, MO 63869

Dunklin County Caring Council

Chair: Dorothy Adams Contact: Minnie Sanders, Interim Consultant Executive Director, 311 Kennett Street Kennett, MO 63857 Phone: (573) 717-1158 Fax: (573) 717-1825 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 1st Thursday of month, 9:00 a.m. Location: Missouri Career Center, 410 S. Bypass, Kennett, MO 63857

Pemiscot County Initiative Network (PIN)

Chair: James A. Atchison  Contact: David Fullhart, Director, 711 West 3rd Street, PO Box 1114 Caruthersville, MO 63830 Phone: (573) 333-5301 x231 Fax: (573) 333-2160 E-Mail: Board Meeting: 2nd Thursday of the month, 1:00 p.m. Location: PIN Office, Caruthersville, MO 63830