Cape Area Community Foundation


CapeBoard Sept 2017

Cape Area Community Foundation board members (from left): Robbie Guard (area advisor), Stan Irwin (member), Michelle Jones (President), Trudy Lee (member), Norman Glaus (member), Moe Sandfort (Secretary). Not pictured: Ken Lucy, Dale Rauh, Craig Bohnsack (Treasurer), John Ryan (member)

Contact Information:
980 N. Kingshighway, Suite 103
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Phone: (573) 803-1248
Cell: (573) 579-2079
Established: Aug. 26, 2015

Board of Governors:
Stan Irwin, President
Michelle Jones, Past President
Skip Smallwood, Secretary
John Ryan, Treasurer
Dr. Trudy Lee
Dale Rauh
Moe Sandfort
Robbie Guard, Board Advisor

Total Assets (as of Dec. 31, 2018): $505,990

Upcoming event: Disaster Guide for Elected Officials

On April 10, Community Organizations Active in Disaster for Bollinger, Cape, Perry and Scott counties will provide a free disaster-response guide for elected officials in the Cape area. Click here to register or download this PDF for more information.

Cape Area board members meet for their annual board retreat.

Community Grantmaking Program

The Cape Area Community Foundation is now accepting applications for its inaugural community grantmaking round.
Please fill out the online application here.

Existing Funds

Boys and Girls Club of SE Mo Fund
Cape CASA General Fund
Cape Girardeau Area Community Foundation Grantmaking Fund
Cape Girardeau Fire/Rescue Foundation Fund
Cape Girardeau Police Department Donation Fund
Cape Girardeau Police Department K-9 Unit Fund
Cape Girardeau Regional Airport Foundation Fund
Care to Learn–Cape Girardeau Fund
The Community Caring Council Fund
Community Counseling Center Foundation Fund
John and Angela Grimm Family Fund
Habitat for Humanity Cape Area Inc Fund
Humane Society of Southeast Missouri Investment Account Fund
Maurice R. and Patricia J. Sandfort Family Fund
Joyce Petty Overby Scholarship Fund
PREP Cape Girardeau Fund
Southeast Council on Philanthropy (SECOP) Project Fund
Southeast Missouri Council on the Arts Inc. Fund
Tipton Family Foundation Fund
Trinity Lutheran School Fund

Cape Girardeau Public Schools Foundation funds:
Cape Girardeau Public Schools Foundation Decade of the Fifties Scholarship Fund
Cape Girardeau Public Schools Endowment Fund
Cape Girardeau Public Schools Foundation General Fund
Cape Girardeau Public Schools Tiger Lilies Fund 
Bill Ewing Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Amelia Harris Fisher Memorial Endowment Fund
Franklin School Backpack Program Fund
Margaret Weiss Jurgens & Rudy Jurgens Scholarship Fund
Honorable Young Men Club Fund
Terry W. Kitchen Scholarship Fund
Coach Dick Wadlington Scholarship Fund