We are pleased to announce the award of a total of $17,975 to three recipients of Robert F. McCune Endowment. The McCune Endowment Fund is a restricted endowment where the investment income is dispersed to assist cancer patients, facilities and programs in the City of Ottumwa and Wapello County.
The recipients are listed below:
- Ottumwa High School Advanced Anatomy & Physiology Class to develop and execute a cancer awareness campaign in the community. The project will encompass a multi-week study dealing with cancer.
- YMCA of Ottumwa to continue the Restorative Yoga Pilot Program serving cancer patients.
- National Ovarian Cancer Coalition to support the Spanish Education Initiative, which includes the translation of all the currently offered online resources.
Proposals made to the Robert F. McCune Endowment are reviewed by the McCune Endowment Advisory Committee. Applications are accepted at any time. To learn more visit https://www.ottumwalegacy.org/for-grantees-scholars/robert-mccune-endowment/