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Mission Joplin

Hope for Joplin. Glory to God!

Mission Joplin shows Christ's love by meeting the physical and spiritual needs of people who need help, healing, and hope.

Mission Joplin is Forest Park's primary response to the devastating tornado that struck the Joplin area on May 22, 2011. Today, our mission ministers to tornado victims plus others in the Joplin area who need help with basic necessities.

If you need assistance, visit our warehouse at 8th and Highview in Joplin, MO (just west of 7th and Range Line) to receive water, food, clothes, dishes, toiletries, baby items and housewares.

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
-Romans 15:13

Hours of Operation

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Hours are subject to change.


Get Involved with Mission Joplin


Show God's love by loading/unloading, helping with registration, and helping clients find the items they need. Please schedule a time for you or your group to serve so we can best maximize your efforts. We need day volunteers and groups that would like to serve for several days. Please contact Mission Joplin at to schedule your dates of service.


We need non-perishable food, laundry detergent, cleaning supplies, bed sheets, dishes, coffee, tools, sports drinks, etc. We are not accepting used clothing, except for jeans (all ages), children's clothing, and new socks and underwear. Please schedule large donations with

Monetary Gifts

One hundred percent of all donations go to relief efforts.

For online giving, click the button below.

Secure Online Form

Send checks to:
Forest Park Baptist Church
725 S Highview Ave
Joplin, MO 64801

Please write "Tornado Relief" in the memo line.