New Funds Friday: Nov. 9-15

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

Crest Ridge Education Foundation Fund – This fund will hold flexible monies for the Johnson County R-VII School District.

Kenneth and Addean MacArthur Trust Fund – This endowment fund established by the estate of Addean MacArthur may be used at the discretion of the Carthage Community Foundation board with preference for local organizations that assist youth, the poor and homeless and care to animals. This is a component of the Carthage Community Foundation.

My Studio To Go Fund – Jeanie Morris established this fund, which will purchase art supply materials that will be sent home with children in Springfield Public Schools. This is part of the Any Given Child Initiative.

Springfield Art Museum Special Projects Fund – This fund will hold monies for the SAM as needed. This makes the Springfield Art Museum a new Agency Partner in the arts category.