Our Partners

The Drew Lewis Foundation is able to provide a number of services through collaboration with local organizations, including:

  • Northwest Project/RISE adult programming for families moving from surviving to thriving.
  • Youth and adult education classes through the Missouri Mentoring Partnership and Northwest Project
  • Quality early childhood education through Life 360 Community Services
  • Springfield Brewing Company Bike Shop helping our community members become mobile.
  • Financial education through local bank partnerships – Multiply Credit Union, Volt Credit Union, State Bank of Missouri, Great Southern, Central Bank
  • Access to food through Springfield Community Gardens and Ozarks Food Harvest
  • Social enterprise is being made possible through a community kitchen and other agri-business support. 

Additional services include a community dinners, food pantry, and diaper bank.

Life 360 Community Services

Life 360 Community Services provide a Lighthouse Preschool on site. The preschool, provides services for children birth through age five, Monday through Friday. To find out more about services, contact Liz Hahn at (417)755-7404.

Diapers & Hygiene Kits

Fairbanks receives diapers from the Diaper Bank and hygiene kits from Convoy of Hope and other community resources. Families can receive up to 50 diapers per month.  Education and engagement are encouraged to receive resources.  Additionally, food and hygiene kits are available to those who attend programs.

Springfield Brewing Company Bike Shop

The SBC Athletics Bike Repair and Rental Shop at the Fairbanks is intended to help kids with basic repair and biking skills, as well as adults with transportation issues. The shop is open Wednesdays (6-8 pm) during the months of April through September. The shop is a combined community effort to offer sustainable transportation in the form of a bike shop rental for residents in the Grant Beach Neighborhood.

Coming Soon

Look forward to the new community living room with coffee, treats, and an extension of the MSU library. We will also have a tutoring lab, laundromat, screen printing shop, sewing and alterations, community classroom.

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