Helping People in Times of Need…


Contact Ministries serves the greater Springfield community by providing food, shelter, clothing, financial assistance, referrals, and life skills education & training through Christ’s love and compassion.




News & Events

Prom on May 14th!

We are excited to announce that we’ll be having our annual prom on May 14th at the Illini Country Club. This year’s theme will be the Kentucky Derby, so watch your mail for the invitation and more information! 

It's A New Beginning!

Many things you’ve learned in previous year, some of hurt and some of love.

May your 2021 be full of surprises, magic and the love you’ve missed in the previous year!  Goodbye 2020 welcome 2021! 

We are here for you! 




Make a $ Donation

Financial gifts can be made online using a Credit Card, PayPal, Venmo, and with a check, cash, manual credit card payments via telephone, or with a stock transfer or certificate.

Donate items

Donating new or gently used items through Contact Ministries is a great way to make an impact and support those facing homelessness in Springfield. We accept clothing, household items, bedding items, hygiene items and small appliances M-Th 9am-1pm. (No TVs or electronics please) 

Donate Your Time

Do you have some time to spare? Volunteers are needed in many areas at Contact Ministries. We have opportunities Monday-Friday from 9:00am-noon in the Basement boutique and childcare. Tutoring, teaching, front desk and special events are other areas available to volunteer.