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CTF Funding Opportunities

The Missouri Children’s Trust Fund (CTF) Board of Directors awards grant funds designed to support child abuse and neglect prevention efforts in Missouri. Notices of available funding for all CTF programs will be posted on this webpage.


Child Physical Abuse and Neglect Prevention Responsive Funding Opportunity

The Missouri Children’s Trust Fund Board of Directors is pleased to announce the availability of up to $500,000 per year for community-based child physical abuse and neglect prevention programming outside of CTF’s priority programming areas of home visiting, childhood sexual abuse prevention and infant safe sleep.

Individual applicants will be able to apply for up to $100,000 per year, renewable for up to three additional years (4-year grant cycle). The initial contract period will be July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025.

  • Letters of Intent (“LOI”) are due March 22, 2024
    • The submission deadline for Letters of Intent has passed. Those invited to apply for funding will be notified via email.
  • Full Applications (Invitation Only) are due May 3, 2024

Please download the full Request for Proposals (“RFP”). You can also download the Action Plan and Budget Form referenced in the RFP. For more details about this funding opportunity, please review our Responsive Funding Informational Meeting from March 8, 2024.

Please contact if you have any additional questions.

Please direct general questions about CTF’s child abuse and neglect prevention funding to CTF’s Program Staff:

Jennifer Sommerfeld, Program Director

Tara Goins, Program Coordinator