New Funds Friday: May 18-June 7

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

Depriest Endowment for the Tri-Lake Humane Society Fund – This fund comes from an estate left to the Tri-Lakes Humane Society. This is a new Agency Partner in the environment and animals category, and a component of Table Rock Lake Community Foundation.

Every Child Initiative Fund – This fund will distribute to Community Partnership of the Ozarks to support the new early childhood initiative in Springfield.

Norma Hufstedler Endowed Scholarship Fund – Three Rivers Endowment Trust established this revocable endowment fund.

Paul & Brenda Long Family Fund – Paul & Brenda Long established this fund to assist their family with charitable giving. It is a component of both the Bolivar Area Community Foundation and Stockton Community Foundation.

The Claude & Irene Morgan Scholarship Fund – William Morgan established this scholarship to provide financial assistance to a college bound senior graduating from Waynesville, Mo. High School. This is a component fund of the Meramec Regional Community Foundation.

James Sutliff Legacy Scholarship to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks – Lila Ashlock established this scholarship fund to further the education of those who have been involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters in honor of her late husband, Jim.

Twin Lakes Hospice Fund – This fund will support the work on the hospice in the Clinton, Mo area. They a new Agency Partner in the healthy category and are a component of Truman Lake Community Foundation.

Youth SHARE, Inc. Fund – This fund will assist with their mission to promote service, health, achievement, recreation and education. This is a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area, and is a new Agency Partner in the youth category.