Over $1.5 million granted!

Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Southwest Missouri by providing support to area non-profit agencies addressing children's critical physical, mental, and dental health needs in the Ozarks.

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Concept Letter Guidelines

Concept Letter Guidelines

Organizations are required to submit one copy of a one-page concept letter describing the purpose of the request, including the critical need to be addressed, amount requested, and contact information.
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Grant Application

Grant Application

If your concept letter is approved, you will be asked to submit a complete grant application.
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Progress Report

Progress Report

Approximately one year following receipt of your funds, you will be required to complete a progress report.
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Child Health Advocate of the Year Award

Child Health Advocate of the Year Award

We need your help in identifying an employee of an area nonprofit agency who has been an outstanding advocate for local children’s critical health issues.
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Child Health Advocate of the Year Award

We are sending out a call for nominations for OHAF’s Child Health Advocate of the Year award. Please begin thinking of someone in your organization who has been an outstanding advocate for local children’s critical health issues. This individual must be a full or part time employee or independent contractor for a 501(c)(3) organization in our service area. In addition to the award and personal recognition, an unrestricted grant in the amount of $5,000 will be presented in the winner’s honor to their employer recognizing their commitment to children’s critical health needs. Deadline for nominations is on September 6th and the award winner will be announced at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Annual Philanthropy Day awards luncheon scheduled for mid-November.

If you have any questions, please contact Marla Witthar at mwitthar@itifinancialmgt.com or 417-889-2550.

Grant Round 46 Progress Reports

Progress Reports for the recipients from Grant Round 46 will be due on September 13, 2022 by 3:00 p.m. If your organization received funds in this round, you will be receiving an email with more details in the beginning of August. If you have any questions, please contact Marla Witthar at mwitthar@itifinancialmgt.com.

Grant Round 49 Concept Letters

The deadline for submitting Concept Letters for Grant Round 49 is September 13, 2022 by 3:00 p.m. In addition to your one-page Concept Letter, a preliminary budget of your grant request should be submitted. Just a reminder that if your organization received a grant in Round 48, you are not eligible to apply until Round 50. If you have any questions, please contact Marla Witthar at mwitthar@itifinancialmgt.com.