The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is a public 501(c)3 charitable foundation serving a 58-county region across central and southern Missouri. The 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.

Founded in 1973, CFO has grown to include 45 affiliate community foundations and more than 2,700 charitable funds with assets of $257 million as of the most recent fiscal year ending June 30, 2014.

We invite you to learn more about our campaigns and partnerships at The CFO’s programs include Cause Momentum, a platform for partner agencies to raise funds online; Give Ozarks is a component of the Cause Momentum platform.

To contact us, please send an email to: Matt Lemmon, media director; or Louise Knauer, senior vice president for communications and marketing. Or call 417-864-6199.

To learn more about our staff, visit our staff page.

To learn about the CFO’s Board of Directors, please click here.

Mailing address:
Community Foundation of the Ozarks
P.O. Box 8960
Springfield, MO 65801