Meleah Spencer October 2018

Meleah Spencer

CEO

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Myra Halstead

Office Coordinator

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Ning Graham

Accounting Clerk

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Kippie Kutz

Director of Development

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Ellen Herbig

Community Development

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Theresa Oglesby

Director of Programs

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Jeff Rens

Director of Properties

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Kasandra Thomas

Director Human Resources

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Stacy Harshberger

Director of Accounting

Even with The Kitchen’s New Model, Financial Obligations Remain the Same

Last April, The Kitchen, Inc. closed the door to the Missouri Hotel after 20 years of operation. In September, founder Sister Lorraine Biebel passed away and the organization decided to shut down its medical and dental clinic. But, contrary to public belief, the Springfield-based social service provider is expanding and breaking new ground.
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Summer Hitting The Kitchen, Inc. Hard

Summer has arrived in the Ozarks and many families are hitting the road. However, for some in our community, there’s no vacation from homelessness. This time of year can be a struggle for area agencies. The Kitchen, Inc. is no exception. Donations fall flat, but there’s still a need to provide emergency shelter and other housing options for the area’s homeless. Financial contributions to The Kitchen, Inc. are down $200,000.
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