Want to help provide Thanksgiving and Christmas to our neighbors in Greene County? With Crosslines, you can help out by donating to the pantry or adopting a family in need.



Crosslines is always accepting food donations to provide meals for those in need. Consider a donation of food to provide holiday dinner for a family.


Thousands more toys are needed!

The Toystore is collecting brand-new toys for children from birth to 18 years old, as well as books and knit items. If you have questions about what items we accept, please call us (417-865-5810).

Host a Food or Toy Drive

Looking to host a food or toy drive? Crosslines offers collection bins wrapped and ready for you! We also offer bulletin inserts, flyers, and posters you can distribute at your church or business. Please contact the Program Coordinator at 865.1076 ext. 101.

Donation Drop Off

Monday – Friday

9:00 AM-1:45 PM

front door of Crosslines (615 N. Glenstone)

If you need to drop off items at a different time, donations can be taken to our East “Delivery Entrance” until 4:30 PM on weekdays. Please call ahead (417-865-5810) to schedule a drop off time.

Adopt-A-Family through Crosslines

Share Your Christmas and Adopt A Family begins Thanksgiving Day.

Toy donations accepted at  Crosslines now.

Springfield News-Leader Share Your Christmas

2020 adoptions will begin Thanksgiving Day.

Donate Monetarily to a Share Your Christmas Story

Share Your Christmas Drop-off Deadline: December 17, 2020

Crosslines has partnered with the Springfield News-Leader to publish the stories of families in need from circumstances beyond their control and find donors to support these families. 2020 stories will be shared starting Thanksgiving Day.  Please take a few minutes to read some of the 2019 stories below.

2019 Share Your Christmas Stories