Mount Vernon Area Community Foundation reaches Cooper goal

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.

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