Beginning in 1993, the CFO has offered community foundation services to smaller communities and rural counties in the Missouri Ozarks. The CFO now has 51 regional affiliate foundations serving 58 counties south of the Missouri River. Each affiliate has its own governance board and, for the most part, operates as an autonomous organization.
Since the start of the affiliate foundation program, the CFO’s affiliates have amassed more than $115 million in total assets for the betterment of rural communities in Missouri. For more information about the CFO’s regional program, or specifics about programming for your affiliate board, contact Alice Wingo, Vice President of Affiliates.