The deadline is coming up on Jan. 20 for applications for the Louis and Julia Dorothy Coover Regional Grantmaking Program.
This partnership between the CFO and Commerce Trust Company will award grants to agencies outside of Springfield-Greene County that are working on new or innovative programs aimed at fighting rural poverty.
Last year, more than $109,000 was awarded to eight regional agencies.
The applications can be submitted online. Any questions about the Coover Regional Grantmaking Program can be directed to Julie Leeth, (417) 864-6199.