Community Foundation of the Ozarks

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is a public foundation serving the Missouri Ozarks. CFO is dedicated to working with its donors, nonprofit partners, and affiliated community foundations in meaningful and purposeful ways.

Rural Policy Matters

Rural Policy Matters is the monthly newsletter from the Rural School and Community Trust dedicated to rural education issues.

Ozarks Water Watch

Ozarks Water Watch is the Upper White River Basin Foundation’s website.  The Upper White River Basin Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit organization whose mission is to promote water quality in the upper White River watershed through bi-state collaboration on research, education, public policy and action projects.


Building Rural School Foundations: A Blueprint for Stronger Rural Communities (PDF)


Below you’ll find some recent videos focusing on RSP projects, priorities and initiatives.

Hats, Pies and Fiddles: Strategies for Building a Rural School Foundation

The Creation of Tiger Springs

Chadwick’s Outdoor Classroom