Community Foundation gives $5,737 to 8 organizations

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Eight local community organizations recently received grants from the Cassville Community Foundation. Organizations apply for the grants each spring, and they are awarded in September. Pictured in the front row, from left, is Cheryl Williams, representing the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, recipient of $750; Dove Haney, representing the Cassville YMCA, recipient of $900; and Janet Mills, representing the Cassville Community Food Pantry at United Methodist Church, recipient of $1,000. Second row: Marlene Whitham, representing Kornerstone, recipient of $400; Kori Catlett, representing the Arc of the Ozarks, recipient of $687; Millard Andrews and Chuck Miner, representing the Cassville Fire Protection District, recipient of $700; and Alice Wingo and Michael Chatman, representing the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. Third row: Jerry Marple, Devon Forsythe, Brittany Farris, Susie Jacobs, Dan Angel, Michelle Bredeson, Jim Craig, Jeremy Marple, Emily Jackson, Rick Ragsdale, Dennis Baker, Landon Fletcher and Mike McCracken, all Cassville Community Foundation members. Not pictured are: Michelle Harvey, with the Cassville Fire Protection District; a Barry County Council on Aging representative; and a Recovery Resources representative. Julia Kilmer/reporter@cassville-democrat.com

Eight local community organizations recently received grants from the Cassville Community Foundation.