Cape Area Community Foundation Coover COVID-19 Grant Announcement

Cape Area Community Foundation (CACF) is currently accepting applications for grants to organizations impacted by COVID-19. CACF was awarded a $10,000 through the Coover Regional Recovery Program as an affiliate of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.

The CACF COVID-19 grants are available to 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations, schools, faith-based organizations and government entities serving Cape Girardeau, Jackson and Scott City. Grants applications should address local needs impacted by COVID-19 and will enhance the quality of life in the community.

Eligible nonprofits can apply online at . Search “Cape Area” to learn more and begin the application process. For questions, please contact Judy Cantoni, East Region Manager at (573) 803-1248 or All grant applications must be submitted no later than March 15.

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks is a regional public charitable foundation that holds more than 3,000 funds for donors, nonprofit partners and 49 affiliate foundations, including Cape Area Community Foundation. Since its founding in 2015, CACF has distributed more than $850,000 in grants to the community and now holds assets totaling $687,261.44 as of December 31, 2020.

Cape Area Community Foundation

980 N. Kingshighway, Suite 103

Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

Contact: Glen (Skip) Smallwood, CACF Board Chairman, at; or Judy Cantoni, CFO East Region Manager, at (573) 803-1248