Give Ozarks Day Raises More than $1 million for Area Non-Profit Organizations

May 10, 2017

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Credit Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Area non-profits have more money to do what they do after a major fundraising event Tuesday.  The total raised during the 24-hour Give Ozarks Day was $1,212,647.35.  The fundraiser benefited 240 nonprofit organizations, who are partners of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.

The H.A.Y. Foundation raised the most money—just over $71,609.  The organization serves kids between the ages of five and 17 who suffer from emotional challenges.  It uses horses to build confidence, self-esteem, respect and responsibility among other things.

Springfield Little Theatre earned the second most money—nearly $48,331.

View totals raised here.