As an all-volunteer organization, we depend on people like you to join our mission. There's a place for everyone who has a desire to lend a helping hand toward fostering a kinder, healthier environment for our youth and young adults.
Interest groups that help support our mission:
Our Kindness Activities group is dedicated to initiatives that teach and promote kindness and positive mental health to children, youth, young adults and our entire community.
ARTS & ENVIRONMENT
Our Arts group uses the performing, visual, environmental and literary arts to promote kindness and mental health throughout Boone County.
Kindness murals (Flat Branch Park; Community Mural 2021)
Kindness Week sidewalk chalking & kindness tree dedications
MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVES
Our Mental Health group organizes activities designed to raise awareness about the emotional and mental health challenges with which children, youth, and young adults cope and offer information and skills in positively responding.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
- Question, Persuade, Respond (QPR) Training
- Online Mental Health Seminars
We need your help! Helping us spread kindness and promote the emotional well-being of our youth doesn't have to be complicated. If you have a few hours to spare writing thank you notes, delivering books or assisting with events, please reach out!
Short on time? You can also support our mission and programming with a gift to our fund through the Central Missouri Community Foundation:
Thank you for joining Children's Grove in our mission of growing our
community through kindness, inclusivity and positive mental health initiatives!