$30,000 to the Missouri Colleges Fund to benefit students at member schools,
including William Woods University and Westminster College.
of 16 MCF member schools. The
scholarships will be awarded by the member schools on the basis of financial
need to outstanding qualified students.
gift from The Herman T. & Phenie R. Pott Foundation,” said Mike Backer, MCF president. “The Pott
Foundation recognizes the importance of education and significant impact that
an educated workforce has on Missouri’s economy.”
liberal arts and comprehensive colleges and universities in the state of
Missouri. Their income is derived
primarily from private sources.
University, Missouri Colleges Fund member schools include Avila University and
Rockhurst University, Kansas City; Central Methodist University, Fayette;
Columbia College, Columbia; Culver-Stockton College, Canton; Drury University
and Evangel University, Springfield; Fontbonne University, Maryville University
and Missouri Baptist University, St. Louis; Hannibal–LaGrange College,
Hannibal; Park University, Parkville; Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar,
and William Jewell College, Liberty.
of private enterprise and the member independent colleges and universities in
the Show-Me State. The Fund is a 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt corporation; therefore,
all contributions to the Fund are tax-deductible up to the limits prescribed by
found online at www.mocollegesfund.org.