New Funds Friday: May 11-17

Every Friday (or almost every Friday) we 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.

Bearcat Alumni Scholarship Fund -The Gasconade County R-1 Alumni Association has established this revocable endowment to fund scholarships for the school district. It is a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Children’s Backpack Fund – This fund will support the efforts of the backpack food program through the Herman Food Pantry. This is a new Agency Partner in the social services category and is a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Children’s Emergency Fund – This fund will support emergency needs of children in the school district. This is a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Homer Fahrner Alumni Scholarship Fund – The Gasconade County R-1 School District established this fund, which will distribute to the school district. This is a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Hermann Food Pantry Fund – This fund will distribute back to the Hermann Community Food Pantry. It is a new Agency Partner in the human services category and a component of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.

Larussa Trust Endowment Fund – This fund will support the Friends of the Garden.

Sensory Garden Fund – The Friends of the Garden established this organizational capacity fund.

Coach Bill Sharp Scholarship Fund – The Richards R-V Foundation established this fund to honor the coach. This is a component of the Community Foundation of West Plains, Inc.

SSC Home Field Advantage Fund – The Springfield Soccer Club will use this fund to assist with their capital campaign. This is a new Agency Partner in the community development category.

Violet Chapter 480 OES Fund – The Stockton Public Schools Foundation and the Stockton School District established this fund for scholarships. It will distribute back to the school district. This is a component of the Stockton CF.

 

 

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