Brian Fogle

Community Foundation of the Ozarks

In May of 2016, The Community Foundation of the Ozarks announced Marshfield, Salem, and Sarcoxie, as the first 3 Missouri communities to receive CFO’s first ever Economic Development Grants, through the Growth in the Rural Ozarks, grand program.  GRO, as it is known, is designed to promote job creation, entrepreneurship, and economic and workforce development in rural communities.  Growth in the Rural Ozarks is Co-Funded by CFO and USDA Rural Development, and ov

Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Today on Making a Difference: Stories of Hope and Help, The Foresight and Philanthropy of Julia Dorothy Coover.

Over the past 15 years, the Community Foundation of the Ozarks has distributed more than 400 grants totaling nearly $5million from the Louis L. and Julia Dorothy Coover Charitable Foundation, in partnership with Commerce Bank/ Commerce Trust Company.  Mrs. Coover established this unrestricted fund, giving volunteer committees the ability to grant funds annually to needs she would have not been able to anticipate. 

Louise Knauer / Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Making A Difference; Stories of Hope and Help, is produced for KSMU by Mike Smith, with support from the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. 

Brian Fogle
Community Foundation of the Ozarks

Community Foundation of the Ozarks’ Brian Fogle has been appointed to a newly created Community Advisory Council (CAC) established by the Federal Reserve Board.

Members of CAC, announced Tuesday, will provide information, advice, and recommendations to the Board on a wide range of relevant policy matters and emerging issues of interest.

Mike Smith / KSMU

Officials have confirmed that the inaugural Give Ozarks day, which ran from midnight to midnight on Tuesday, surpassed $1 million.

The region’s first 24-hour online giving event brought in $1,018,962, according to a news release from the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.

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