SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -

Thursday is the 22nd annual Day of Caring across the Ozarks.

Volunteers will work at various agencies in all parts of Springfield and Greene County; as well as projects in Polk and Webster counties.

The day provides an opportunity for community volunteers to give of their time, talent and muscle to make a collective impact.

The work the volunteers provide, help agency funds stay where they do the most good, in agency programs – finding solutions to create positive and impactful change.

Projects include work on an elderly widow’s home, park beautification projects, and landscaping work at a high school.