About Community Outreach & Leadership Development

Community Outreach & Leadership Development offers a wide range of resources and programs designed to connect students to the community through meaningful service while developing leadership skills. Drury students have the opportunity to engage within the Leadership Drury Certificate Program, Summit Park Leadership Community, Drury Volunteer Corps, and a variety of community engagement programs.

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Victory Vintage Thrift Store Volunteer
Come take part at the Victory Vintage Thrift Store by helping to sort items, create displays, price merchandise and connect with customers! This is a great way to get involved on any level! Good for groups or individuals
Dec 18, 2017 9:00 am
Banana Bread Project
Dust off your cooking skills and join our cooks in making mass amounts of banana bread to hand out in our food pantry and our evening dinners.No experience is necessary, must bring a cap or hair net. Gloves and aprons will be provided. Lots of prepping…
Dec 18, 2017 2:00 pm
Heart of the Westside Community Programming
Every Monday night, at York Elementary School (in the gymnasium), we serve a community dinner to our Heart of the Westside neighbors and have community driven development program. We need volunteers to help us serve dinner, assist with childcare, and…
Dec 18, 2017 5:00 pm
Victory Mission Donation Center-Sorting
Come help out in the day to day functions of the mission. Help sort clothes, food and mics items that get donated to be given away or sold in the Victory Vintage Thrift Store.
Dec 19, 2017 8:00 am
Robberson Community Northwest Project Programming
Thanks so much for choosing to volunteer with us! We are excited to have you join us! Every Tuesday evening, we serve our Robberson neighbors through community dinner and Northwest Project programming education at Robberson Community School (1100 E…
Dec 19, 2017 4:30 pm
Morning Shift Food Pantry
Help stock pantry shelves, bag groceries for families and interact with clients! A great way to minister to people in need
Dec 20, 2017 8:30 am
Dream Center Food Pantry
Crosslines Food Pantry at Springfield Dream Center. During this volunteer opportunity you will assist our customers within the food pantry helping bag items. This is a child friendly (12 and up) opportunity!We also have additional food pantry hours every…
Dec 20, 2017 9:50 am
Serve Lunch for Senior Citizens
Once a month, a luncheon is held at Victory Mission for Senior Citizens to provide a nutritious meal as well as fellowship and community. Come be a blessing to these men and women by serving lunch and engaging in hearing their stories. You will be provided…
Dec 21, 2017 10:30 am
Grant Beach Community Programming
Every Thursday night, we serve a community dinner to our Grant Beach neighbors and have community driven development program. We need volunteers to help us make and serve dinner, assist with childcare, prepare groceries, and general cleanup. Volunteers…
Dec 21, 2017 4:30 pm
Food Pantry Stocker and Bagger
Victory Mission provides emergency food assistance to individuals and families throughout the year. Each week almost 250 bags of food are handed out. Be a part of this by signing up to come and help stock shelves and bag groceries.
Dec 22, 2017 1:00 pm
Parent Cafe
Provide childcare assistance for Parent Cafe. Meet in the Library building. The building on the Northwest side of the property. Contact is Kristina Wilmoth 417-895-8298kristina.wilmoth@gmail.com
Jan 3, 2018 5:30 pm
Hands of Hope
Hands of Hope is Convoy of Hope's weekly volunteer opportunity at the Convoy of Hope Warehouse.   What to expect:You'll enter through the volunteer entrance at the Convoy of Hope Warehouse and be greeted by our fantastic team of lead volunteers.  Your…
Jan 16, 2018 6:30 pm
Hands of Hope
Hands of Hope is Convoy of Hope's weekly volunteer opportunity at the Convoy of Hope Warehouse.   What to expect:You'll enter through the volunteer entrance at the Convoy of Hope Warehouse and be greeted by our fantastic team of lead volunteers.  Your…
Jul 10, 2018 6:30 pm