New Funds Friday: Jan. 26-Feb. 8

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

Belle Lions Club Memorial Scholarship Fund in memory of David R. Sassmann Fund – This scholarship fund will award to a graduating senior from Maries R-II Belle High School. This is a component fund of the Meramec Regional Community Foundation.

Florina Carlstrom Scholarship Fund – The Three Rivers Endowment Trust established this revocable scholarship fund.

Chlorene Hedgpeth Memorial Fund – This fund was established to honor Chlorene and her long-lasting impact on the Ozark community. This is a component of the Finley River Community Foundation.