Barry County Soroptimist Club awards $4,800 in donations

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
In April, seven community organizations were awarded nearly $5,000 in donations from the Barry County Soroptimist Club to be applied toward their respective programs. Recipients pictured in photo, from left, are: Kasey Crawford, Ken Ortman, Dove Haney, Jill LeCompte, Michele Hovland, Cindy Puryear, Trinity Hartin and Sarah Pfitzner. Contributed photo

On Thursday, April 26, the Barry County Soroptimist Club awarded the following groups with donations to be applied toward their programs from the Dreams in Action funds:

LUC Boys Ranch with Ken Ortman - $1,000
Recovery Resources with Cindy Puryear - $600
Kids of Our Heros with Michele Hovland - $600
Barry County Youth Camp with Trinity Hartin and Sarah Pfitzner - $600
Cassville R- IV Schools Bright Futures Program with Jill LeCompte - $500
Cassville YMCA with Dove Haney - $500

The Barry County Soroptimist Club also awarded the Cassville Education Fund with $1,000 that was funded by the club's March 13 Taco Tuesday event.

Any interested nonprofit organization in need of grant funding should contact the Barry County Soroptimist Club by mailing their request to P.O. Box 373, Cassville, MO 65625. Applications will be available in October, with a deadline in January.

For additional information, please contact the club president, Allison Angel at 417-847-2063.