New Funds Friday: April 13-26Friday, April 26th, 2013
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Care to Learn – Union Star Fund – This fund will assist with emergency health, hunger and hygiene needs of children in the Union Star School District.
Children’s Smile Center Fund: Aurora – This fund will support Children’s Smile Center as it expands services and adds a location in Aurora, Mo. This is a component fund of the Aurora Area Community Foundation.
Consumer Credit Counseling of Springfield, Missouri, Inc. Fund – This fund will support the mission of providing credit counseling.
Megan Cramer Memorial Fund – This family and community fund will allow Megan’s parents, Carter and Genny, and her sister, Stephanie, to honor her memory and legacy.
Courtney Lee Gant Anti-Bullying Memorial Scholarship Fund – Phil and Lisa Gardner established this scholarship fund to honor Courtney. It will award to a Stockton student pursuing a degree in the Fine Arts area. This is a component fund of the Stockton Community Foundation
Calton Green Athletics Fund – The Conway School Foundation established this fund.
Healthy Nevada Fund – This fund will assist Healthy Nevada as it works to cut costs and improve quality and access for rural healthcare.
RD & Marjorie Hjelmeng Family Fund – This family and community fund was established by Marjorie Hjelmeng and her daughter, Connie Johnson, in celebration of Mrs. Hjelmeng’s 95th birthday. This is a component fund of the Marshfield Area Community Foundation.
Kids Matter Fund– This fund established by the Eldon Area Community Betterment Association will help address the needs of children in Miller County. This is a component of the Eldon Community Foundation.
Kirbyville R-VI School Foundation Capacity Fund – This fund will support the project and programs of the Kirbyville School District. This is a fund of the Community Foundation of Taney County.
Kirbyville R-VI School Foundation Endowment Fund – This endowment will support the long term needs of the Kirbyville school district. This is a component of the Community Foundation of Taney County.
Lawrence County Historical Society, Inc. Adamson Cabin Fund – This fund will support the continued restoration and maintenance of the Adamson Cabin. This is a component fund of the Mt. Vernon Area Community Foundation.
Peoples Savings Bank Scholarship Fund– This fund established by Peoples Savings Bank of Hermann will distribute to Gasconade County R-1 Schools, Montgomery County R-2 Schools, New Haven Schools and Francis Howell High School. This is a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Hermann Area.
Rails to Trails Fund – Eldon Area Community Betterment Association established this organizational capacity fund to assist with trail renovation and maintenance. This is component of the Eldon Community Foundation.
Rebuild Joplin Fund – Thisfund will assist Rebuild Joplin as it provides long-term recovery and rebuilding systems, mainly through residential housing. This is a component fund of Community Foundation of Southwest Missouri.