One of the first things new members learn about Newcomers/Longtimers is that not only is it a social organization
made up of a group of fun outgoing ladies, but an organization that transforms lives through financial donations to
lake area charities and scholarships for college students.
Each year the President selects local charities and scholarships to benefit from our N/L Home Tour. The proceeds
from this year’s events will be awarded to:
Citizens Against Domestic Violence/ Victim Outreach Center (CADV/VOC ) in the Lake of the Ozarks community
serves victims of domestic and sexual violence primarily in Camden, Miller, and Morgan Counties for over 20 years.
Services include: crisis intervention, 24 hour hot line, safe shelter, court advocacy, support groups, and assistance
with emergency items utilizing an active volunteer corps overseen by a Volunteer Coordinator. A new 28 bed
shelter opened in February 2013. Call CADV at 573-346-9630 for volunteer opportunities.
Kids’ Harbor, Inc., is a Child Advocacy Center serving the Lake of the Ozarks area in central Missouri and
surrounding areas. This agency assists victims of child abuse and their non-offending family members as they make
their way through the difficult and often frightening process of a child abuse investigation. Kids’ Harbor was
established in Camdenton, Missouri by a task force of concerned community members in 2001.
Services are provided to children, free of charge, ages, 0-18, referred by Children’s Division of Missouri Department
of Social Services, Juvenile authorities, and /or Law Enforcement. Most referrals involve allegations of sexual abuse
but also include physical and emotional abuse as well as physical and medical neglect, witnesses to violence and
drug endangered children. Services are designed to begin at the onset of the investigation. Early intervention and
support has been shown to lessen the traumatic consequences that a child may experience during the criminal
Newcomers/Longtimers Scholarship Fund – Scholarships are awarded to qualified candidates currently enrolled in
Columbia College Registered Nursing Program
You too can be part of this proud tradition by purchasing a ticket for the 23rd annual home tour. For additional
information and details click on the home tour tab on the left side of the page.
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