Mother's Refuge is an amazing organization in Independence MO. They take in pregnant women with no resources and help them through their pregnancies and their first year of motherhood. They teach women life skills, help them set goals, and get them back on their feet. There are plenty of opportunities to lend a hand, they're looking for volunteers who can: mentor, tutor, babysit, help around the office, house sit, do minor maintenance, yard work and assist with fundraising. Check out their website to find out more about Mother's Refuge, and learn how you can make a difference.