Willard Children's Charitable Foundation

  • Children are our Future

    The mission of the WCCF is to raise, manage, and distribute funds to benefit the children and future generations of the Willard community and school district.

    WCCF Helps Willard Children

    WCCF was established July 18, 2005 as an affiliate of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. The WCCF Board of Trustees provides specific guidance to CFO regarding the management and distribution of con tributions made to the WCCF. All contributions to the WCCF are qualified as tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

    The primary focus of WCCF is to provide direct assistance to and support programs that benefit children in the Willard community and school district. Over $28,400 was distributed in the past year in
    support of:

    • $20,500 in scholarships awarded to 23 deserving Willard graduating seniors
    • Health, hunger and hygiene support via Willard Care To Learn
    • Sponsorship of WHS Partners in Strength event for Willard students with special needs
    • Scholarships in support of the Willard Police Athletic League and Cross Trail Outfitters
    • Robotic telepresence system for chronically-ill students
    • Health equipment for Laura's Home, a transitional living group home for young women exiting the foster care system
     
    For more information about WCCF or to make a contribution contact the Willard Public Schools District Office at 417-742-2584.