The Mount Vernon Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce that they have met their goal for the Harry Cooper Supply Company Campaign for the Ozarks. The Foundation raised $19,350 that will matched dollar-for-dollar through the Cooper Campaign. Leaders from the Mount Vernon Area Community Foundation were presented with a check representing the matching funds on Friday, February 13, 2009.
The Harry Cooper Supply Company Campaign for the Ozarks is a dollar for dollar challenge grant in partnership with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks that is part of an overall regional effort to enhance community grantmaking endowments, establish administrative/operations endowments, and promote appropriate and best practices by community foundation board of directors. This initiative is made possible through the generosity of the Harry Cooper Supply Company.
Pictured: Winter Skelton (right), CFO Director of Donor Services, presents leaders from the Mount Vernon Area Community Foundation with a check representing the $19,350 in matching funds for the Cooper Campaign.