The CHFA will award $4000.00 in 2020. Grants are available to 501(c)3 Organizations. The applications are restricted to projects within the Gasconade County R-1 School District. The deadline to file is April 15, 2020.

Contact Information for Grant Application

Address: PO Box 62 – Hermann, MO 65041





Community Foundation of the Hermann Area's (CFHA) mission is to enhance the quality of life in our community through resource development, community grantmaking, collaboration, and public leadership. CFHA is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. With deep roots in our community and expertise in active philanthropy, we are positioned to assess community needs and opportunities and support quality programs providing solutions. We award grants annually to nonprofits for a broad array of charitable purposes, including, but not limited to, city enhancement projects, STEM Learning, the arts, health, and social services. In 2018, the foundation awarded $2,500.00 to the Veteran’s Memorial Park Committee. Over the past two years, the Hermann Fire Department has been awarded $4000.00 for equipment.  Showboat Community Theatre was awarded $500.00 in 2019, one of their distinct missions is to provide means whereby young people are educated in the arts. The theatre maintains an environment of the arts for the general welfare of all the people within the greater Hermann Area. Our discretionary grants are awarded to respond to new programs, emerging needs and innovative services to benefit our community.