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

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Recent News from Community Foundation of the Ozarks


New public health fund named for retiring Springfield-Greene County Health Director
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Community Foundation of the Ozarks revealed the new Clay Goddard Fund For Public Health, with an initial amount of $5,000 raised in the...more

Breaking down the changes coming to Fellows Lake
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Community Foundation of the Ozarks Loaning $75,000 for start-up costs for the new...more

Feds indict Christian County assistant physician, lawmaker for stem cell fraud scheme, distributing ...
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

She was awarded Community Foundation of the Ozarks “Humanitarian of the Year” in 2018. “This defendant abused her privileged position to...more

Greene County Commission to Announce Nonprofit Fund
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

The Commission is partnering with the Greene County Resource Management department and the Community Foundation of the Ozarks for...more

Think local on Giving Tuesday
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

... inspire donors, the Community Foundation of the Ozarks has published the Holiday Charitable Giving Guide, available at...more

Lamar couple's gift adds to support for children of local breast cancer patients
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

... Children's Fund is a component of the Barton County Community Foundation, a regional affiliate of the Community Foundation of the...more

Bright Futures Joplin celebrates 10 years of meeting student needs
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Donors can contribute through Facebook or the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Funds raised will support ongoing costs of the weekend...more

Community Foundation Passes $3 Million in COVID-19 Grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Community Foundation of the Ozarks announced they have passed $3 million in grants to agencies who have been impacted by...more

MSU's multi-year fundraising campaign stands at $206M, just shy of $250M goal
Foundation: Community Foundation of the Ozarks

The amount was split between the university and the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Eight-figure gift from the C.W. Titus Foundation to...more

Community Foundation Of The Lake To Grant $48000 Powered By AmerenCares To Non-Profits At ...
Foundation: Benton County Community Foundation, Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Missouri Foundation for Health

Through the Lake Area COVID-19 Relief Fund powered by AmerenCares, a total of $48,000 is available, with awards capped at $10,000, to...more

Geographic Focus for Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Greene County, MO
Howell County, MO

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