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Eldon Community Foundation

A trusted resource for philanthropy serving the community of Eldon.

Our Mission

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Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Eldon through resource development, community grantmaking, collaboration and public leadership.

Since our founding on February 23, 2005, Eldon Community Foundation has distributed more than $1.8 million in grants to the community. We now hold assets totaling $1,666,263 as of June 30, 2022.

Our Leadership

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Matt Davis, President

Our foundation is led by members of our community.

Matt Davis, President
John Beard
Ed Bierbower
Linda Bierbower
Chalee Crouch
Mike Holland
Trevor Vernon
Tamara Witzman


Catrina Runyan Scholarship Fund

Tuscumbia Alumni Scholarship Fund

David M. Waggoner Education Fund

Jerry A. and Billie J. Setser Scholarship Fund

Lewis E. Short Scholarship Fund

Serve Eldon Fund

Wonderland Camp Capacity Building Fund

Donald and Phoebe Williams Nursing Scholarship Fund

Van Landuyt-Weil Scholarship Fund

Theodore Winge Scholarship Fund

100 Empowered Women of Eldon Fund

Laura Dinwiddie Memorial Fund

Clara Bowline Scholarship Fund

Linda and Deborah Pyle Memorial Scholarship Fund

Eldon Boy Scout Troop 14 Endowment Fund

Eldon Booster Club Scholarship Fund

John J. and Patricia A. Caine Family Fund

Rock Island Depot Renovation Fund

Mustang Packs Fund

Eldon Administrative Endowment Fund

Geraldine Haldiman Scholarship Fund

Rural Community Development Family and Community Fund

The Eldon Friends of Music Fund

Eldon FFA Alumni/Ryan Fountain Memorial Scholarship Fund

Marian C. Harvey Music Award Fund

Carl “Sammy” Mosher Endowment Fund

Miller County MU Alumni Association Capacity Building Fund

Eldon Dog Park Fund

Olean Jaycees Charitable Fund

Eldon Ministerial Alliance Community Fund

Bradley Griswold, Don C. Harrison and Anne Whitney Barrow Scholarship Fund

Eldon Lions Club Scholarship Endowment Fund

Friends of Animals Humane Society Inc. Fund

Eldon High School Youth Empowerment Project Fund

Ray and Rosetta Doerhoff Scholarship Fund

Eldon Community Grantmaking Endowment Fund

Eldon R-1 Alumni Fund

Eldon Public Schools Endowment Fund

Dr. Fred Enloe Dental Scholarship Fund

Kent Kehr Fund for Eldon

OG James Scholarship Fund

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