Member Agencies

United Way of Christian County 2020-2021  Member Agencies Your donation helps these agencies serve thousands of individuals throughout Christian County! 

Boyd Dappert Recreational Area for Christian County provides area youth groups, for conservation, education, recreation and other activities for Scouts, Schools, 4H, church groups, or any similar organization. 

Camp New Hope provides a safe and caring camp for people with developmental disabilities to experience fun and companionship, allowing a break for families and caregivers. 

Christian County Ag Literacy increases agriculture literacy through K-12 education with Ag-in-the-classroom programs. 

Christian County Historical Society and Museum continues to provide a historical resource for student groups, adult groups, and individual tours with an enriching look into the past as it relates to Christian County. 

Christian County CEO seeks to prepare youth, to be responsible, enterprising individuals who become entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial thinkers. Students are immersed in real life learning experiences with the opportunity to take risks, manage the results, and learn from the outcomes.

Christian County YMCA  is focused on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. The “Y” provides values-based programs and services for over 8,000 individuals in Christian County. 

Community Mission Center provides those in need in Christian County with clothing, furniture, household, and hygiene items.

Clinton J. Hornbuckle Memorial Foundation’s goal is to use this foundation to further the goals of family and community which were so dear to Clint’s heart. 

Dinner Seasoned with Love Our Community Table has been nourishing hungry bodies and spirits in our Community by serving a free hot meal on the 3rd Saturday of each month. On a no-questions asked basis. Anyone can join our table during meal time.

PCH Transport assists the elderly, homebound, disabled, and their families to maintain their independence, dignity, and quality of life by transportation and errand running, which allows individuals to remain independent in their own homes.

Five Loaves and Two Fish provides food to those who struggle financially and live in Mt. Auburn area. 

Girls on the Run of Central Illinois is a program to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident, using a fun experience-based curriculum that creatively integrates running. 

Hope House of Central Illinois is United Way’s newest supported member agency. Hope House is a refuge for grieving parents and their families to find hope following the loss of a child. They hope to soon secure all funding to be able to build the retreat home. You can find out more at 

Jesus Loves You Ministries provides transportation to legal obligations and drug rehabilitation services for those who need it as they turn their lives around. 

Kemmerer Village’s Equine Therapy allows children to learn about themselves, other people, and how to interact with the world. Equine Therapy is open to all 100 children in the Residential and Foster Care programs.

Loving Arms Crisis Pregnancy Center provides class and educational material on topics such as what to expect during pregnancy, how to care for your newborn baby, nutrition, bonding, emotional and cognitive development, and discipline.

Midland Area Food Pantry provides food to those who struggle financially and live in the Midland/South Fork area. 

Mission for Taylorville is an interdenominational Taylorville community mission to help people by doing jobs around their homes that they are not able to do themselves.

Senior Citizens of Christian County administers county-wide handicapped accessible van services for seniors 60 years and older. 

SHADOW Home provides shelter for homeless, abandoned or abused women and their children to break the cycle of hopelessness and dependency. 

Taylorville Community Garden provides access to a community garden experience while cultivating community through education and locally grown food. 

Taylorville Food Pantry is a volunteer operated food pantry providing nutritious food assistance with a compassionate heart. Available monthly to residents in the Taylorville Area.

Taylorville Ministerial Association provides short-term assistance to individuals and families in need through food, lodging, or fuel vouchers.