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Alice Fowler
District Superintendent
Alice Fowler

Rebecca Courtney
Executive Assistant
Rebecca Courtney

Lauren Ferguson
Administrative Communication Coordinator
Lauren Ferguson

(417) 623-2382
2517 E 20th
Joplin, Missouri 64804-1037

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Festival of Sharing - SW District Challenge

posted on June 02

With the 2020 Annual Conference postponed, collection of the Festival of Sharing District Challenge items has been changed.

Southwest District Drop Off Location:
June 30
July 2 & 7
10:00am - 1:00pm
Nevada UMC
500 S. College Avenue
Nevada, MO 64772

June 22-25
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
SW District Office 
2517 E. 20th Street
Joplin, MO 64804
(417) 623-2382

When dropping off items please remember:

  • Wash or sanitize hands before and after touching items.
  • Practice social distancing. 
  • Wear a mask at all times while on site, for the protection of staff and volunteers who organize donations.
  • Please only take hygiene items at this time and limit the time you are on site to increase safety and efficiency.
Please visit Festival of Sharing to see which item your district has been challenged to collect and the times and locations where you can drop off items.

We appreciate your contributions and patience as we work through this new plan. Monetary donations can be made in place of dropping items off. Please make checks out to MOAC, put FOS-MO Hygiene in the memo line, and mail to Festival of Sharing at 3601 Amron Ct, Columbia, MO 65202). For any questions, please call 573-474-3332 or email