Monett Area Community Foundation

A trusted resource for philanthropy serving the Monett area.

Our Mission

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

Since our founding on Sept. 3, 1998, Monett Area Community Foundation has distributed more than $2.5 million back to the community. We now hold assets totaling $4,428,623 as of June 30, 2020.

Our Leadership

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Shawn Hayden, President

Our foundation is led by members of our community.

Shawn Hayden, President
Beth Nation, Vice President
Don Weber, Treasurer
Regina Bowsher
Suzette Huntress
Mark Kaiser
Keith McCracken
Mark Nelson
Ryan Nestleroad
Brad Ridenour
Alex Severs
Robin Walker

Monett Area Legacy Society

  • Mark Brownsberger
  • Gloria June Curbow*
  • Patricia W. Hall
  • Mark E. Nelson


Now Accepting Applications

Foundation Coordinator — Monett Area Community Foundation

The CFO is accepting applications for the Foundation Coordinator position for Monett Area Community Foundation. The Foundation Coordinator for MACF is responsible for coordinating advancement and administrative activities in alignment with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks’ mission, vision and values. Interested applicants should complete this application. Completed applications can be emailed to Alice Wingo. Applications also can be mailed to: Community Foundation of the Ozarks, P.O. Box 8960, Springfield, MO 65801.

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Dot and Whitey Mettlach Foundation Fund

Russ Moreland Memorial Scholarship Fund

Monett Hub Project Fund

Mike and Marty Scabarozi Fund

McBeagle Sharing Fund

Monett Area Community Foundation Administrative Capacity Fund

Jerry D. And Patricia W. Hall Family Fund

Burl Fowler Stadium Turf Project Fund

Monett Youth in Agriculture Boosters Fund


Priscilla Bradford Memorial Scholarship Fund

CACO - Bennett/Huffmaster Fund

City of Monett Animal Shelter Fund

EFCO Sales Rep Scholarship

Monett Area YMCA Endowment Fund

Arc of the Ozarks - Monett Fund

Garrett Family Fund

Ozark Festival Orchestra Fund

Blessings Forward Scholarship Fund

Kenneth and Mary McShane Fund

Jerry D. and Patricia W. Hall Family Unrestricted Fund

Andrew R. Norton Memorial Scholarship Fund

Devon and Chelsea Bennett Charitable Fund

Monett Community Fund

Jerry D. Hall Computer Science/Technology Scholarship Fund

The Patriot Family Capacity Building Scholarship Fund

Barry-Lawrence County Development Center Facility Fund

First United Methodist of Monett Fund

Leon and Norma Hilton Scholarship for Agricultural Studies

PCHS Scholarship Fund

John C. Bounous Fund

Monett Booster Club Scholarship Fund

Howard and Dorothy Anderson Education Assistance Fund

Monett Administrative Fund

Bill and June Curbow Fund

Southwest Missouri Lutheran High School Fund

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Monett Fund

Monett Youth Empowerment Project Capacity Building Fund

100+ Women Who Care - Monett and Surrounding Area Fund

Monett Historical Society Fund

Rusty and Regina Bowsher Family Fund

Berniece Medlin Scholarship Fund

Pierce City R-VI School Endowment Fund

Monett Festival of Lights Fund

Pierce City R-VI School Capacity Building Fund

Monett Cub Fund

Purdy Renewal Project Fund

Schallert Real Estate Fund

Purdy Recycling Project Youth Empowerment Fund

Schallert Family Fund

Sinclair and Jane Rogers Scholarship Fund

ROHI Monett Fund

Paul and Lois Kaiser Charitable Trust Fund

Kaiser Family Foundation

Kelley Family Charitable Remainder Trust

IDF (Monett) Scholarship Fund

Wallace Family Foundation Donor Advised Fund

Van Eaton Family Foundation

Witt Family Charitable Fund

Karen Sligar Memorial Scholarship Fund

Linn Thornton Christmas Fund

Our Nonprofit Partners

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