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DONATE: Branson performers plan telethon for tornado victims
About a year ago, friends and family of Branson performer Carrie April Tillis suffered property damage when the banks of the Cumberland River could not hold the river’s surging waters. The resulting flood waters killed 21 in Tennessee, destroyed homes and businesses, and saturated legendary Nashville attractions, such as the Grand Ole Opry House.
DONATE: California school donates to JHS
A small, informal meeting on Tuesday afternoon in the south parking lot of the demolished Joplin High School illustrated just how far-reaching the devastation of the city — and the school in particular — has been.
DONATE: Fundraising effort announced to spur Joplin business growth
Former U.S. senator and diplomat John Danforth on Monday unveiled an effort to raise $10 million for a fund to restore and expand Joplin’s business community, which was devastated by the May 22 tornado.
DONATE: Creating and donating
Be it a tie-dyed wristband, a hand-stamped necklace or a heartfelt country song, local residents are flexing their creative muscle when it comes to rebuilding tornado-scarred Joplin.
DONATE: Relief organizations establish separate funds for Joplin tornado victims
Donations ranging from bake sale proceeds to $1 million checks from Fortune 500 corporations have flowed in to support the Joplin area and its residents after the devastating May 22 tornado.
DONATE: Branson concert to aid Joplin
After seeing the devastation of Joplin from the May 22 tornado, Ann Stafford knew she couldn’t sit on her hands and do nothing.
DONATE: Recovery efforts get starpower with $500,000 donation from Pitt, Jolie
Officials with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks, based in Springfield, knew on May 23 that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were interested in making a donation.
DONATE: Pitt and Jolie donate $500,000 to Joplin
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, through their Jolie-Pitt Foundation today have announced a contribution of $500,000 to the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.
DONATE: Satterlee family donates $250,000 to school district
The Joplin School District announced Tuesday that the Satterlee family of Joplin has met the $250,000 challenge issued last week by David and Debra Humphreys of Joplin.
DONATE: More programs created to help Joplin schools
The Joplin School District has introduced its Adopt-a-Classroom program as a way to help school officials achieve the goal of students returning to classes on Aug. 17.
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