How You Can Help

  • Volunteer

    1. "Like" and "Follow" us on Facebook at Holden. You will see postings about services, programs, current needs, and upcoming events.
    2. Email us at and request to be put on the monthly newsletter emailing list to receive information about what Bright Futures has been doing, current needs, and upcoming events.
    3. Donate your time as a volunteer with a Bright Futures event.
    4. Donate new and/or gently used shoes, clothing, coats/hats/gloves, school supplies, or hygiene items (toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo/conditioner, lotion, laundry detergent, body spray, etc.).  Donations can be dropped off at blue donation buckets labeled Bright Futures at the entrance of each school or at F&C Bank.
    5. Donate new underwear or socks.
    6. Donate money to use toward purchases of needed clothing, food, and other items.  You can donate by check (made out to Holden R-III w/Bright Futures on memo line) and either mail it to the Holden R-III School District, 1612 S. Main Street, Holden, MO 64040 or bring monies to any school office.  You can also donate online at or via a link from our Facebook Page.
    7. Participate in fundraising events.
    8. Help spread the word about the program!