United Way of the Ozarks recently received a $25,000 matching grant from the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. This grant was part of a challenge grant commitment by CFO to match new leadership gifts ($500 or above) up to $25,000 for the 2009 United Way campaign.
To date, 79 donors are either first time contributors or increased their 2009 gift to the leadership level. This effort has raised $61,507 for the campaign.
CFO is pleased to partner with the United Way of the Ozarks to help mobilize resources to meet our community’s needs. For more information on the United Way of the Ozarks, please visit their website here.
Photo: Gary Funk, CFO president, presents $25,000 to Jennifer Kennally, president/CEO of the United Way of the Ozarks, and John Wilson, United Way board chairman, at a recent United Way board meeting.