CFO awards $120,000 in grants for homeless youths, crime victims, kindergarten readiness and behavioral health

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“The Community Foundation of the Ozarks awarded its first-ever Metro Springfield Collective Impact grants January 7, 2016.┬áThe Collective Impact is a new cycle in the 2015-16 Metro Springfield grantmaking program. Four projects were selected from among 12 applications to receive nearly $120,000 in funding, according to a news release.

This new grant cycle was designed to encourage collaborative partnerships to address issues identified in the Community Focus Report for Springfield-Greene County.”

Read more at the Springfield News-Leader.