Barry County Soroptimist Club awards donations to support work of community programs

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
On Thursday, June 8, the Barry County Soroptimist Club awarded the following groups with donations to apply toward their programs from the Dreams in Action funds: Cassville R- IV Schools Bright Futures Program with Jill LeCompte, $300; Lives Under Contruction Boys Ranch with Ken Ortman, $600; Recovery Resources with Cindy Puryear, $600; Kornerstone with Marlene Whitham and Jaynee Langley, $600; Kids of Our Heros with Michele Hovland and Charley Melton-Hovland, $600; Community Food Pantry with Janet Mills, monthly tangible donations to the pantry; and Barry County Youth Camp with Trinity Hartin, $600. Recipients are pictured with Soroptimist Club member Kasey Crawford (not all recipients present). Any interested nonprofit organization in need of grant funding can contact the Barry County Soroptimist Club by mailing their request to P.O. Box 373, Cassville, 65625. Applications will be available in October, with a deadline in January.  For additional information, please contact Club President Debbie Gerleve at 417-847-4794. Contributed photo

On Thursday, June 8, the Barry County Soroptimist Club awarded groups with donations to apply toward their programs.