Community Foundation Giving Grants to Five Area Partnerships

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks will present the Springfield-Greene County Collective Impact grants to five partnerships totally $120,000.

The event will take place at the Watershed Center, 2400 East Valley Water Mill Road, in Springfield at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

The partnerships are targeting different items identified as “red flags” in the 2019 Springfield-Greene County Community Focus Report.

In a list provide by CFO, the organizations involved in the five partnerships, with the lead partner in bold, are:

  • Better Life in Recovery
    • 180 Degrees
    • New Beginnings Sanctuary
  • Council of Churches of the Ozarks
    • The One Stop for Early Childhood/Council of Churches of the Ozarks
    • Every Child Promise/Community Partnership of the Ozarks
    • Springfield-Greene County Library District
    • Lighthouse Child and Family Development Center
    • OTC Early Childhood Education Center
    • The Connecting Grounds
  • The Geek Foundation
    • The Northwest Project/Drew Lewis Foundation
    • Pitt Technology Group
  • Safe and Sober Inc.
    • Healthy Living Alliance Tobacco Committee
    • Springfield-Greene County Health Department
    • Community Partnership of the Ozarks
    • CoxHealth
    • Springfield Public Schools
    • Republic School District
    • American Lung Association
  • Watershed Committee of the Ozarks
    • Springfield Public Schools
    • Future Farmers of America
    • Darr Family Foundation
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