Christos House

A short history

Christos House started in 1982 as a network of neighbors who provided safe houses. Established as a registered non-profit in 1985. The shelter was donated in the late 1990’s. The resale stores were opened in early 2000’s. The first Chocolate Festival was held in 2003.

Helping Hands Mural (pictured right) by Bolaji Ogunwo. Click the link to see a timelapse of it being painted. 

Call us at 417-256-3408

Christos House Executive Director and Board of Directors

Executive Director – Kelli Neel 
Board President – Crockett Oaks III

Board Vice President / Treasurer – Martin Simpson

Board Secretary  – Lori Cox 

Board Member – Alyssa Collins 

Board Member – Traci Wiley

Board Member – Barbara Linville

Board Member – Open