HFC United's elected charity for support throughout the year is Hastings Family Service by having events such as the annual charity futsal tournament.
Hastings Family Service provides a variety of emergency and supportive services to persons living within Independent School District 200. Hastings Family Service is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, just like HFC United. Hastings Family Service was founded in 1970, and has celebrated its 50 anniversary in 2020.
Hastings Family Service's mission is as follows-
The people of the HASTINGS area reaching out as FAMILY in support and SERVICE to one another.
See the person before the problem.
Partner with those we serve and expect them to provide for themselves to the best of their ability.
Offer help and hope.
Honor the dignity of each individual and respect their privacy
Be good stewards of our resources.
Work together to make our community stronger.
Hastings Family Service provides services for person(s) who live within Independent School District 200, this area includes the cities of: Hastings, Hampton, New Tier, Miesville and Vermillion and portions of these townships: Denmark, Douglas, Hampton, Marshan, Nininger, Ravenna and Vermillion Townships.
Hastings Family Service provides people in need of emergency, short-term assistance with a seven-day supply of groceries. In addition, individuals may receive a voucher to a local grocery store for perishable items or to address special dietary needs. Emergency bags of food for 1,2, or 3 days are also provided.
Hastings Family Service provides grants and vouchers to individuals and families in emergency situations. Grants and vouchers may be provided to assist with some expenses such as housing, utilities, automobile repairs, gas, prescriptions, diapers, formula, and household items.
In partnership with Allina Health Regina Hospital this program provides hot meals and a safety check for the elderly, people living with a disability or recovering from surgery.
Just Friends provides transportation and assistance with grocery shopping to enhance the quality of life for people in the Hastings community.
Families in need receive food, gifts, and toys during the Holidays. Businesses, churches, schools, and individuals make donations, fundraise, adopt families, host gift trees, and participate in toy and food drives to help their neighbors.
Hastings Family Service provides a backpack filled with school supplies at the beginning of the school year for children at all grade levels who are in need.
Clean, seasonal, carefully inspected, gently used clothing and household items are provided at no cost to those who need assistance. Merchandise is also available for sale to the public and all store revenue supports HFS programs. 100% of the inventory is donated by the community.
How can I help Hastings Family Service?
Hastings Family Service welcomes donations of non-perishable food items and fresh produce.
Please look at what Hastings Family Service's Most Needed Items list to see what their current needs are
Bring your gently used clothing and household items to Rivertown Treasures. All proceeds stay in our community and support the programs and services of Hastings Family Service. For more information on accepted donations please visit the Donation Center page.
If you are interested in volunteering with Hastings Family Service, please fill out a volunteer application and you will be contacted regarding available volunteer opportunities.
Email: Contact Us
Address: 301 2nd Street East
Hastings MN 55033