The First Annual Gathering of Heroes

May 12, 2022 | News

First Annual Gathering of Heroes

We had a great time hosting the Gathering of Heroes event today, where we honored local heroes who have greatly contributed to improving our community. This event kicked off our fundraising season here at Life360 Community Services, as we work to meet our goals and stimulate long-term growth in our organization and the communities we serve.



For every $1 donated to Life360 Community Services

  • $5.50 is returned in community feeding
  • $9.00 is returned in community housing
  • $2.11 is returned in educational outcomes
  • $4.75 is returned in jobs created

Life360 Community Services long-term goals:

  • To develop a comprehensive cradle to career program in each community we serve
  • To expand our current programs to 25 states in 10 years
  • To launch 3,600 Community Development Partnerships in the next 15 years
  • To create a model to be adopted in other countries and regions


Gathering of Heroes Awards:

  • Feeding Hero: Hal Donaldson, Convoy of Hope
  • Housing Hero: Debra Shantz Hart, Housing Plus
  • Educational Hero: Doug Pitt, Care to Learn
  • Empowerment Hero: Tim O’Reilly, O’Reilly Hospitality Management, LLC
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: William H Darr, Darr Family Foundation

If you are interested in learning more about LCS and what we do, contact Diana Weber to schedule a tour today!


Phone: (417) 838-0267