July 2008 Regional Update

REGIONAL UPDATE – July 2008
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COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE OZARKS

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July 1, 2008

In This Issue:
• OHAF grants awarded
• Cooper Campaign updates coming
• New funds

OHAF awards three regional grants

The Ozarks Health Advocacy Foundation (OHAF) awarded three grants to area agencies. The grants support projects addressing critical medical, mental, and dental health-related needs in Ozarks communities. OHAF awarded the following grants:

• Christian County Family Crisis Center, Ozark, MO, $2,500 for the Freedom’s Rest Crisis Shelter Kitchen project.
• Children’s Haven, Joplin, MO, $2,500 to provide necessary windows and doors.
• Community Clinic of Carthage, Carthage, MO, $2,500 to purchase glucose monitors and glucose strips.

Cooper Campaign updates coming

To date, regional foundations have raised almost half a million dollars as part of the Harry Cooper Supply Company Campaign for the Ozarks.

Foundations will receive a progress report in the mail in the next week.

New Funds

A complete list of all new funds established in May is available on our web site.