About Us

Mission Statement

The Cape Girardeau Public School Foundation, through the support of community, will provide to the schools additional resources through donations, grants and endowments to enhance the educational opportunities of its students.  It is the mission of the Foundation to provide our students extraordinary opportunities to learn, and to help distinguish Cape Girardeau as the best place to live, learn and work in the state.


The Foundation achieves its MISSION by directing resources toward the following:
Encouraging innovation in the classroom through monetary support;
  • Encouraging innovation in the classroom through monetary support;
  • Increasing community and commitment to the work of the Foundation supporting quality education;
  • Ensuring that the most students possible benefit from Foundation projects and grants.

Board Members

President John Wolpers
Past President Robin Coler
Vice President Tracey Glenn
Treasurer John Hillin
Director Josh Crowell
Director Rose Fox
Director Julie Welker
Director Jennifer Dennis
Director Dr. Jim Welker
Director Dr. Neil Glass
Executive Director Amy McDonald

Board Meetings

December 13, 2017
January 10, 2018
February 14, 2018
March 14, 2018
April 11, 2018

May 9, 2018

Becoming a Board Member For more information about becoming a Foundation Board Member, click on “Contact Us”, email foundation@capetigers.com, or call 573-651-0555.