As often as possible, we like to share the news of new groups and individuals choosing to make philanthropic gifts and investments in their community. You can read more about types of funds available at CFO here. Click here for a full list of non-profit Agency Partners. For more information on fund types and how to get involved, contact Winter Skelton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ash Grove Fund – This family fund established by the Hulston Family will allow the family to make grant recommendations.
Clinton Christian Academy Scholarship Endowment Fund – This fund will hold funds for the academy for student scholarships who need help with tuition. It is a component of the Truman Lake Community Foundation.
Jerre and Lloyd Edwards Memorial Scholarship Fund – Russ Edwards and Jane Mellers established this scholarship fund in memory and honor of their parents.
Robert & Amanda Foster Fund – This family and community fund will help the Fosters streamline their charitable giving. It is a component of the Marshfield Area Community Foundation.
Great Missouri Birding Trail Fund – This fund will help the Birding Trail website reach birders around the state, country and world as they work toward conservation and education. This is a component of the Crawford County Foundation.
Independent Living Center, Inc. Fund – This fund will help the organization as they meet the needs of individuals with disabilities and serve them, their families and communities. It is a component of the Community Foundation of Southwest Missouri, and they are a new Agency Partner in the social services category.
I Pour Life Fund – This fund will assist as I Pour Life helps at risk women and children in developing nations improve their lives. This is a new Agency Partner in the social services category.
Just Call Me Ray Foundation – Jayson and Raylene Hollrah established this family and community fund to support their philanthropic needs. It is a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.
Let’s Dance Fund – Neva and Bill Schroder established this fund to provide dancing opportunities for health and fitness at a low cost to the entire community.
Loving Hands Preschool Fund – This fund will help support the preschool as it provides affordable daycare services to local children. It is a new Agency Partner in the youth category, and is a component of the Community Foundation of the Lake.
Rising Abilities Fund – This fund assists with the traveling camp that provides a safe, educational and fun environment for campers with special needs utilizing the resources at the Bennett Spring State Park. They are a new Agency Partner in the social services category.
Arch W. Shaw Foundation Generous Community Fund – This fund established by the Arch W. Shaw Foundation will support the CFO’s operational needs.
Arch W. Shaw Foundation Fund – This fund will support the OMC Foundation with operating expenses.
Thelma M. Stanley Scholarship Fund – This scholarship fund was established by the Stanley family and it will award to a Carthage High School senior pursuing a degree in education. It is component of the Carthage Community Foundation.