IMPACT Ministry
Family Resource Center

1710 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, MO
Tuesday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wednesday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Thursday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

IMPACT COVID-19 PHASE TWO

IMPACT-TO-GO grocery distribution at our I-70 Campus has ended.  We are now returning our assistance efforts to our main IMPACT facility.  Our goal is to have most families pre-registered before the opening of July 28 or July 30. You may register online here.

 

View an informational flyer here

F.A.Q.

Q. Are you giving out food at IMPACT-to-Go in Independence?
A. No. Please read the flyer above for more information.

Q. What do I do if I’m not sure I have pre-registered or not?
A. If in doubt, fill it out.

Q. If I was a past recipient of food at IMPACT-to-Go (4500 Little Blue Parkway, Independence, MO), do I still need to fill out a form?
A. Yes

Q. If I was a past recipient of food at IMPACT Ministry Family Resource Center (1710 West Main Street, Blue Springs, MO), do I still need to fill out a form?
A. Yes

Q. Why is it necessary to pre-register if I have received food in the past?
A. IMPACT is now required to capture different information than previously for reports.

Q. What if I am unable to pre-register online?
A. Hard copy forms are in process now, and we will update the Facebook page when they are accessible in the information box at the IMPACT Ministry Family Resource Center located on the Smith Street (south) side of the building.

Q. How do I return a pre-registration hard copy?
A. Please mail it to 4500 Little Blue Parkway, Independence, MO 64057.

Q. What zip codes do you service?
A. 64011, 64013, 64014, 64015, 64016, 64029, 64037, 64057, 64066, 64067, 64071, 64075, 64075, 64076, 64088, 64097

Q. If I am not in your zip-code service area, where may I go to receive food and other services?
A. Call United Way at 211 (or 816.474.5112) for more information.

 

IMPACT Ministry
Family Resource Center

1710 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, MO
Tuesday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wednesday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Thursday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Food Pantry | Bible Center | Care Salon | Caring Listeners | Clothing Center | Diaper Center | Laundry Center

The IMPACT Ministry Family Resource Center is an assistance ministry based at FIRST, which includes a Food Pantry and Caring Listeners. We partner with other area churches, businesses, social service organizations, government agencies, and individuals to serve community families.

Our mission is to help meet the emotional, physical, and spiritual needs of low-income families and individuals in crisis throughout our communities.  You may call our 24-hour phone line, (816) 229-8030 (option 1), to hear prayer and words of comfort from the Bible.

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IMPACT INFORMATION

COUNTIES SERVED

Jackson County

Independence: 64057
Grain Valley: 64029
Blue Springs: 64013, 64014, 64015
Oak Grove: 64075
Buckner: 64016
Sibley: 64088
Levasy: 64066

Lafayette County

Bates City: 64011
Odessa: 64076
Lexington: 64067
Higginsville: 64037
Wellington: 64097
Mayview: 64071
Oak Grove: 64075

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THOSE COMING TO IMPACT:

• Parking is limited.
• Please wait in your car until the IMPACT doors are open.
• EVERY time you come, you will need to have with you your photo ID and a utility bill that is not over 30 days old. Gas, Electric, or Water will be the only bills accepted.  No Sewer, Propane, or Trash.
• You may come once a week for bakery, produce and cooler items.  Bags of Hope, meat bags, diapers, and clothing (ages 0-5) are given once a month.
• Bring your own laundry basket, box, or tote bags, etc. for your grocery items, bakery, produce, etc.
• We will always try our best to serve as many families as possible; however, when maximum capacity is met per shift, there will be a cutoff.
• To locate other service agencies (including housing, rent, motels, and utilities), call 211 (or 816-474-5112) for United Way information, or visit www.uwgkc.org.

During the winter months, IMPACT is closed when Blue Springs schools are closed due to extreme weather.

2020 Closings

Memorial Day:  May 18-June 1  (reopen June 2)
Independence Day:  June 29-July 13  (reopen July 14)
Labor Day:  August 31-September 14  (reopen September 15)
Thanksgiving:  November 23-December 7  (reopen December 8)
Christmas and New Year’s:  December 21-January 4  (reopen January 5)

Location and Hours

Mailing Address Only:
IMPACT Ministry Family Resource Center
First Baptist Church
4500 Little Blue Parkway
Independence, MO, 64057

IMPACT Facility Location:
1710 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, MO

IMPACT Ministry Family Resource Hours
Tuesday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Wednesday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Thursday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

We are currently in need of several items.  Consider holding a donation drive with your group for these items:
  • Canned Food: (e.g. Ravioli; Chicken Noodle Soup; Fruit; Green Beans; Corn; Pork and Beans, etc.)
  • Spaghetti Sauce in cans or plastic jars (no glass, please)
  • Jars of Jelly and Peanut Butter (plastic jars, no glass please)
  • Boxed Helper Meals (e.g. Hamburger/Tuna Helper)
  • Kid-Friendly Cereal
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Tuna
  • Instant Potatoes
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Personal Items (e.g. toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, etc.)
  • Diapers (sizes 4, 5, and 6)
  • Wipes
  • Children’s Christian Books
  • Bibles for all ages
  • Clothing of current styles (Infant through 7)

To inquire about dropping off donated items, call us at (816) 229-8030.