The Community Foundation of the Lake is pleased to announce that they have awarded 17 grants to lake-area non-profits totaling $28,666 for 2014.
The Community Foundation of the Lake is pleased to announce that they have awarded 17 grants to lake-area non-profits totaling $28,666 for 2014. The check presentation took place at the Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitors Bureau’s annual dinner at the Country Club Hotel on March 27.
This year’s grant recipients are as follows:
•Camdenton School Foundation for the Classroom Impact Grant
•Camden County Senior Citizens Association for homebound frozen meals, bread, milk and fruits
•Woman 2 Woman for the Woman on the Move program
•Citizens Against Domestic Violence for the needed components for victims served
•Kids' Harbor, Inc. for a forensic interview’s salary
•Westlake Aquatic Center for the renovation of shower stalls
•Lighthouse Mission to sponsor 250 nights of service
•Medical Missions for Christ for prescriptions
•Big Brothers Big Sisters to sponsor five new mentors
•Rock Island Task Force to help with Labor for the trail
•Food for Morgan County for food moving equipment
•Share the Harvest for laundry detergent
•Wonderland Camp to help with camp sponsorship
•2nd Chance Bikes for bike tools
•Missouri Extension Council 4-H for five 4-H camper scholarships
•Lamb House for the Sue’s Shoes program to provide new shoes for those in need
•Fellowship of Christian Athletes for the Camp Scholarship Fund
This year the Community Foundation of the Lake gave out 17 grants compared to the eleven grants they gave out last year. In the five years that the Community Foundation of the Lake has been established it has given out just more than $100,000. We look forward to the upcoming year, and partnering with more charities to help make a difference in our community.
Groups, Individuals and businesses can participate in the Community Foundation of the Lake by contacting President, Marvin Silliman (573) 374-7128, or by mailing requests or contributions to Community Foundation of the Lake, PO Box 1413, Lake Ozark, MO, 65049.
For more information on the Community Foundation of the Lake go to: www.communityfoundationofthelake.com.