CFO announces 10 new funds

Ten new funds have been established with CFO and its regional affiliates since April 14. For more information about establishing a fund with Community Foundation of the Ozarks, give us a call at (417) 864-6199.

Community Foundation of the Ozarks

  • The Ellis Endowment Fund – Karen Catt established this fund in memory of her son, Ellis, to provide long-term sustainability to a program that will meet the needs of families of children with cancer.
  • The Ellis Fund – This fund was also established by Karen Catt to provide immediate funding to meet the needs of families of children with cancer. Guidelines are in process.
  • Graham O’Neal Endowment Fund – The Ozark Medical Center Foundation established this endowment fund to honor Graham O’Neal and support the work of the foundation and its programs.*
  • ORLT Operating Endowment Fund – Ozark Regional Land Trust established this endowment fund to assist the organization with its operating expenses.*

Finley River Community Foundation

  • Mark & Sarah Orr Family Fund – This family and community fund was established by Mark & Sarah Orr, Finley River Community Foundation board members, to help simplify their charitable giving.

Mountain Grove Area Community Foundation

  • Mtn. Grove Area Community Foundation Administrative Endowment Fund – This designated endowment fund was established to meet the long-term operational and administrative needs of the Mtn. Grove Area Community Foundation.

Oregon County Community Foundation

  • Justin Crews Memorial Scholarship Fund – This scholarship fund was established by Grover and Darlene Crews in memory of their son Justin. It is a component fund of the Alton Public School Foundation and the Oregon County CF.

Ozark County Community Foundation

  • Dave Jones Youth Outdoor Fund – Sue Ann Jones established this endowment fund in memory of her husband, Dave, to provide an outdoor opportunity or experience for a young person in Ozark County with a preference for a fishing or hunting experience.
  • Ozark County Community Foundation Administrative Endowment Fund – This designated fund was established to fund the long term, operational and administrative needs of the Ozark County Community Foundation.

Community Foundation of West Plains

  • Community Foundation of West Plains Administrative Endowment Fund – This designated fund was established to provide for the administrative and operational purposes of the Community Foundation of the West Plains.

* denotes Endowment Partner fund

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