Community Foundation of the Ozarks



The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is a public foundation serving the Missouri Ozarks. CFO is dedicated to working with its donors, nonprofit partners, and affiliated community foundations in meaningful and purposeful ways.


The Foundation's mission is to enhance the quality of life in our region through resource development, community grantmaking, collaboration, and public leadership.



The Community Foundation of the Ozarks was founded in 1973 and has offices in Springfield and West Plains. CFO has $146 million in charitable assets, over 1,400 funds and has made over $53 million in grants and distributions since its inception.



Web Address

www.cfozarks.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @cfozarks

Assets

$146,000,000 - 2007-12-31


Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Community Foundation of the Ozarks


CFO accepting 2017 Humanitarian Award nominees
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is accepting applications for the 2017 Humanitarian Award to honor a southwest Missouri resident...more

Community Foundation taking applications for grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Grant applications for the Aurora Area Community Foundation's 2017-2018 community grant round are due by 5 p.m. on December...more

Community Foundation taking applications for grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Grant applications for the Aurora Area Community Foundation's 2017-2018 community grant round are due by 5 p.m. on December...more

Kammerer to replace Silvey as CFO regional manager
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

1, Joe Kammerer will join the Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO) in its West Plains office as the organization's Central Region...more

Annual Another Round with Dennis and Steve a success
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Both of these endowment funds are held by Finley River Community Foundation, an affiliate of Community Foundation of the...more

A Group's Goal to Communicate Effectively: Be Civil Be Heard
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

So with interest from Springfield City officials, and support from the Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Be Civil Be Heard, was...more

CFO partners with Missouri Foundation for Health
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Missouri Foundation for Health

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks and Missouri Foundation for Health announce the Rural Ozarks Health Initiative, a new multi-year...more

Wonders of Wildlife 2.0 no longer a public-private funding venture
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Bass Pro CEO Johnny Morris has since paid back that money in the form of four million dollars to the Community Foundation of the Ozarks, and...more

MCT hoping new home on horizon
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Donors can contribute to the Marshfield Community Theatre capital fund set up with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks by mailing a check...more

Aurora businesses recognized for assisting charity
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

The Freedom Foundation is a nonprofit affiliated with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Some of the charities it supports are the Ozark...more

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Greene County, MO
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