Community Partnership of the Ozarks Seeks to Prosper Springfield

Aug 28, 2017

This week on Making Democracy Work host Ilga Vise speaks with Francine Pratt. Pratt is the director of the Prosper Springfield initiative that is being headed by the Community Partnership of the Ozarks.

Listen in as they discuss when and why Prosper Springfield was established, what it aims to do, and some of the ways that community members can be involved in the initiative. One goal of Prosper Springfield is to reduce poverty by 5% by the year 2025.

For further questions regarding Prosper Springfield, Francine Pratt can be reached at 417-888-2020 or by email at