Podcast-The Kitchen, Inc. Please Share This Share Share Tweet Related Posts Local group fights youth homelessness, reviews recent study results Imagine your child not having a place to sleep at night or wondering where they'll get their next meal. It's a sad reality for a growing number of local young people. That's why a local group is fighting against youth homelessness. The Kitchen, Inc., in final push to raise money for new shelter (Springfield, MO) - For nearly 35 years, The Kitchen, Inc., has been a fixture on and around Commercial Street. The Kitchen hires Discovery Center leader as CEO Nonprofit executive Meleah Spencer is moving to The Kitchen Inc. from Discovery Center of Springfield Inc.