New Funds Friday: Jan. 22

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 wskelton@cfozarks.org.

ABLE Senior Center Fund – This fund will support the work of the senior center in Rolla, Mo. They are a component fund of the Meramec Regional Community Foundation.

artCentral Capacity Fund – This fund will help promote, exhibit, teach and foster the appreciation of fine arts in the Carthage community. Component of the Carthage Community Foundation.

Norma L. Bugg Fund for Children/Child Advocacy Center– This endowment fund requested by the Bugg family to the CAC will benefit Greene County children.

The W. Robert Corley Family Fund – Mr. Corley established this fund to simplify his giving. It is a component of the Carthage Community Foundation.

Diaper Resource Center – West Plains Fund – This fund will help purchase diapers for needy families in partnership for storage and distribution with Ozark Action, Inc. Component fund of the Community Foundation of West Plains, Inc.

Discovery Garden Montessori Development Fund – This fund will support the work of the school as they enhance children’s natural capacity for learning, creativity, independence and compassion.

Patricia A. Downing Fund – This endowment fund will be used to assist the homeless, hungry and destitute in southwest Missouri. It will be part of the Mt. Vernon Area Community Foundation’s grantmaking.

Sarah & Frank Evans Family Fund – This fund will help simplify Sarah and Frank’s personal giving.

Finan Family Fund – Michael and Patricia Finan, Jr. established this family and community fund to help simplify their charitable giving.

Generation Rescue Fund – This fund helps provide guidance and support for medical treatment for children with autism. Originally organized in California, they do now have a chapter in Branson. This fund is being set up to participate in Give Ozarks. This is a component of Community Foundation of Taney County.

Carolyn & Charles Glenn Family Fund – This family and community fund will assist the Glenns with their charitable giving.

Hand in Hand Multicultural Center Fund – This fund will help the center empower individuals, ethnic and minority families, disadvantaged and at-risk populations to become healthier individuals contributing actively and productively to their communities.

Imagination Library of West Plains Fund – This fund will distribute to the Dollywood Foundation to provide books to underserved children birth to age 5. Component fund of the Community Foundation of West Plains, Inc.

Ivester-Keeter Scholarship Fund – Three Rivers Endowment Trust established this endowment fund.

Cathy Lloyd Family Donor Advised Fund – Cathy established this donor advised fund. This is a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Lowe Memorial Bus Pass Program Fund – Dana Lowe and family established this fund in honor and memory of her late husband, Kevin.

LRHS Project Graduation 2021 Fund – Logan Rogersville Educational Foundation established this fund to support the 2021 Project Graduation effort.

LRHS Project Graduation 2020 Fund – Logan Rogersville Educational Foundation established this fund to support the 2020 Project Graduation effort.

Harold H. Lurie MD Scholarship Fund – This fund is established by Dr. Lurie’s estate.

Missouri Rock Island Trail Fund – This fund is dedicated to preserving the Rock Island Corridor and building a hiking and biking trails.

Nelson Family Fund – Mark and Lori Nelson established this family and community fund to assist with their family giving.

Davene Owens-Yeager Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund – Mildred Wallace established this fund in memory of her sister, Davene. It will award to a student from Alton High School who has financial need. This is a component of the Alton R-IV Public School Foundation and the Alton Community Foundation.

Owensville Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund – The Owensville Chamber established this scholarship which will assist Owensville students pursuing a business career. Component of the Owensville Community Foundation.

PAWS Pet Pantry Fund  – This fund helps people in a difficult situation care for their animals.

Tyler Phipps Memorial Fund – K. Steven Phipps established this family and community fund in honor and memory of his son, Tyler.

Tyler Phipps Memorial Scholarship Fund – This fund will provide assistance to students pursuing higher education in agriculture and/or a produce-related industry.

Restore Hope Against Addictions Fund – This fund will support this addictions program through the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lockwood, Mo. Component of the Lockwood Community Foundation.

Rolla Nutrition Site Fund – This fund will help provide meals to seniors in the community. They are a component of the Meramec Regional Community Foundation.

Sanford/Webb Fund – Rev. Carol Sanford established this family and community fund to help with her personal giving. Placed in cash.

Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre Capacity Building Fund – This fund will support the Community Theatre for Southwest Missouri as it promotes, facilitates and supports the performing arts in SW MO and the four-state area. Component fund of Carthage Community Foundation.

Terry Family Foundation – Ron and Sue Carrol Terry established this donor advised fund to assist with their charitable giving.

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