Giving Back Only Helps Make Our Community Stronger.


Each year our team volunteers thousands of hours of their time to local charities that are near and dear to their hearts. Central Trust Company knows that we are only as good as the communities we serve.

Monetary Donations

Monetary Donations

Each year, Central Trust Company supports numerous charities through monetary donations to projects and events that are helping shape the future of our communities.

Managed Foundations

Managed Foundations

Central Trust Company has the privilege to manage several charitable foundations that are helping carry on the legacies of those who created them. Learn more about our managed foundations.

Organizations We Support Locally

The following are organizations that our team of Central Bancompany employees supports throughout the year.

Columbia Office

  • Adopt a Family for the holidays
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Red Cross
  • Assistance League of Mid-Missouri
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Boone County 4-H Foundation
  • Boone County Art Show
  • Boone County Community Trust
  • Boone County Relay for Life
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Central Missouri Community Action
  • Central Missouri Honor Flight
  • Central Missouri Humane Society
  • Centralia Head Start
  • Centralia SMART Program
  • Centralia Womens Network
  • Children’s Miracle Network
  • City of Columbia Volunteer Program
  • Columbia Art League
  • Columbia Chamber of Commerce
  • Columbia Crime Stoppers
  • Columbia Police Foundation
  • Columbia Public Schools Partners in Education
  • Columbia Rotaract
  • Columbia Second Chance
  • Community Foundation of Central Missouri
  • Community Improvement District
  • Cooper County Board of Sheltered Services
  • Boonville Rotary Club
  • Saints Peter and Paul Education Foundation
  • Coyote Hill
  • Cradle to Career
  • Cub Scout Pack 134
  • Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Diversity Awareness Partnership – DAP
  • Englewood Community Club
  • Enterprise Development Corporation
  • Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland
  • Go Red for Women
  • Great Circle
  • Head Start
  • Heart of Missouri United Way
  • JobPoint
  • Junior Achievement
  • Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry, Inc.
  • Love Seat
  • Maplewood Barn Community Theatre
  • March of Dimes
  • Mary Lee Johnston Community Learning Center
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Mid-Missouri Pride Fest
  • Missouri CASA Association
  • Audrain County 4-H/B&G Hustler’s 4-H Club
  • Missouri Contemporary Ballet
  • Missouri CORE
  • Missouri River Relief
  • Mizzou-VMS
  • New Franklin School Board
  • Nora Stewart Early Learning Center
  • Partners in Education
  • Prosper U
  • Rainbow House
  • REDI
  • River Hills Housing
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities
  • Roots and Blues and BBQ Festival
  • Salvation Army
  • Saving Sight
  • Second Chance
  • Services for Independent Living
  • Show Me State Games
  • Southern Boone Learning Garden
  • Sunrise Southwest Rotary
  • Sustainable Farms and Communities
  • The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri
  • Turning Point
  • United Cerebral Palsy Wing Ding
  • United Way
  • University of Missouri Trulaske School of Business
  • Volunteer Action Center (VAC)
  • Welcome Home: A Community for Veterans
  • WIN For Columbia
  • Women’s Council of Realtors
  • Women’s Intersport Network

Jefferson City Office

  • ACT Missouri
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Red Cross
  • Audrain County Children’s Division/Youth Services
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Boy Scouts of America – Great Rivers Council
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • California Kiwanis Club
  • Capital Arts
  • Capital City Area Council For Special Services
  • Capital City CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
  • Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association
  • Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce
  • Community Health Center of Central Missouri
  • Dreams to Reality
  • Enterprise Development Corporation
  • Food 4Kids
  • Friends of the Jefferson City Animal Shelter
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Habitat ReStore
  • Heart of Missouri CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
  • Holts Summit Betterment Association
  • Holts Summit Optimist Club
  • Jefferson City Breakfast Rotary Club
  • Jefferson City Council for Drug Free Youth
  • Jefferson City Day Care Center
  • Jefferson City Parks and Recreation
  • Jefferson City Public Schools Foundation
  • Jefferson City Rape & Abuse Crisis Services
  • Jefferson City West Rotary Club
  • Jefferson City Young Professionals
  • Kiwanis Club of California
  • Lincoln University Foundation
  • Mexico Public Schools
  • Pregnancy Help Center
  • Salvation Army
  • Samaritan Center
  • Serve Inc.
  • Special Learning Center
  • Tebbett’s Community Center
  • The Safety Net of Missouri
  • United Way of Central Missouri

Lake Ozark Office


  • American Red Cross
  • Buddy Packs
  • Camdenton RIII Education Foundation
  • Camdenton Rotary Club
  • Citizen’s Against Domestic Violence
  • Community Foundation of the Lake
  • Daybreak Rotary
  • Kids’ Harbor Child Advocacy Center
  • Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Lake Ozark Rotary
  • Lake Regional Health System
  • Lake West Chamber of Commerce
  • Leadership Camden County
  • Miller County Historical Society
  • School of the Osage Foundation
  • Tri-County YMCA
  • Wonderland Camp

Kansas City & Lawrence Offices

  • American Heart Association
  • American Legion Auxiliary
  • American Red Cross
  • Belton Community Days
  • Black Hills Energy Citizens Advisory Council
  • Buckner Chamber of Commerce
  • Church of the Four Corners
  • City of Lawrence Mechanical Board of Appeals
  • Community Services League
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes- Johnson County Area
  • Kansas Small Business Development Center
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hillcrest Transitional Housing
  • How to Start a Business in Blue Springs
  • Inclusion Connections
  • Independence Biz Expo
  • Johnson County Community College Foundation
  • Kansas Advocates for Better Care
  • Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce
  • Lee’s Summit Missouri Municipal Building Authority
  • Meadowbrook Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Mid America Freedom Band
  • Neighborhood Housing Services- Greater Kansas City
  • Olathe Convention & Visitors Bureau Advisory Council
  • Overland Park Rotary
  • Relay for Life of Douglas County, Kansas
  • Rotary Club of Shawnee Mission
  • Scale UP KC
  • Shawnee Community Services
  • Skillbuilders
  • Southwest Johnson County Economic Development Corporation
  • St. Marks Center- United Inner City Services
  • Stand Up Blue Springs
  • Sunset Hill Elementary School
  • Tenants to Homeowners, Inc.
  • The Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead
  • Trinity Family Learning Center
  • True Kindred
  • United Way of Greater Kansas City
  • Urban Financial Services Coalition of Greater Kansas City
  • Veterans Affairs – Boots to Business
  • Wakarusa Valley Development
  • Wyandotte Economic Development Council

Springfield Office

  • A Sporting Chance
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Heart Association
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Blues Society of the Ozarks
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • Care to Learn
  • Cents of Pride
  • Children’s Smile Center
  • Christian County Optimist Club
  • Community Foundation of the Ozarks
  • Community Partnership of the Ozarks
  • Convoy of Hope
  • Council of Churches
  • Cox Health Foundation
  • Crosslines
  • Developmental Center of the Ozarks
  • Eden Village
  • Evangel University
  • Fair Grove Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Finley River Community Foundation
  • Friends of Abilities First
  • Greater Springfield Board of Realtors
  • Greater Springfield Home Builders Association
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Harmony House
  • Honor Flight of the Ozarks
  • I Pour Life
  • Junior Achievement
  • Junior League of Springfield
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Kiwanis Club
  • Leadership Springfield
  • Lost & Found Grief Center
  • Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Marshfield Rotary Club
  • Mercy Health Foundation
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Minorities in Business
  • Missouri Bankers Association
  • Missouri Baptist Children’s Home Foundation
  • Nixa Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Nixa Public Schools
  • Nixa Rotary Club
  • Optimist Club of Webster County
  • Ozark Chamber of Commerce
  • Ozark Finley River Alternative School
  • Ozark Food Harvest
  • Ozark Optimist Club
  • Ozark Regional Community Development Corporation
  • Ozark Rotary Club
  • Ozark Trails Council
  • OzarkLeads
  • Ozarks Bankers Association
  • Ozarks Counseling Center
  • Ozarks Food Harvest
  • Ozarks Literacy Council
  • Pleasant Hope Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Pleasant Hope Park Board
  • Polk County House of Hope
  • Polk County Humane Society
  • Price Cutter Charity Championship
  • Queen City Rock Camp
  • Queen City Sertoma
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Ozarks
  • Rotary Club of Marshfield
  • Rotary Club of Nixa
  • Rotary Club of Ozark
  • Rotary Club of Springfield – Sunrise
  • Rotary Club of Springfield- Southeast
  • Royal Rangers
  • Rural Missouri Incorporated
  • Salvation Army
  • Sammy’s Window
  • Senior Age Area Agency
  • Sertoma Club of Springfield
  • Special Olympics of SW MO
  • Springfield Apartment and Housing Association
  • Springfield Catholic School System
  • Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Springfield Ballet
  • Springfield Contractors Association
  • Springfield Finance & Development Corporation
  • Springfield Finance Development Company
  • Springfield-Greene County Library Board
  • Springfield Sister Cities Association
  • Springfield Symphony
  • St. Jude
  • St. Agnes Catholic School
  • Strafford Public Schools
  • Teach Children to Save
  • The Library Center
  • The Moxie
  • The Network
  • The Victim Center
  • Top of the Ozarks Kiwanis Club
  • United Way of the Ozarks
  • Women in Communication
  • Women in Need of the Ozarks

St. Louis Office

  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children’s Hospital
  • Kiwanis Club of Chesterfield
  • Rainbow Village
  • The Center for Plant Conservation
  • National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
  • Siteman Cancer Center
  • St. Louis Chapter of the American Red Cross
  • College Bound
  • Gateway EITC Community Coalition
  • Give Kids A Smile
  • Junior Achievement of Greater St. Louis
  • KidSmart
  • Lift for Life Academy
  • Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing & Opportunity Council
  • Prosperity Connection
  • The Housing Partnership
  • United Way of Greater St. Louis
  • Community Women Against Hardship
  • Pedal The Cause
  • Berkeley Middle School
  • Illinois Youth Center
  • Joseph Aruthur Middle School
  • Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Better Living Communities
  • Economic Development Center of St. Charles County
  • Father’s Support Center
  • Loyola Academy
  • Lutheran Senior Services
  • Metropolitan St. Louis CRA Association
  • Millstadt Township Senior Services Advisory Council
  • Regional Housing & Community Development Alliance
  • St. Louis Metro Housing Task Force
  • The Child Center, Inc.
  • The Salvation Army
  • Annie Malone Children and Family Service Center
  • Beyond Housing
  • Emmaus Homes
  • Ferguson Youth Initiative
  • St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
  • St. Louis Equity Fund
  • The Little Bit Foundation
  • Boys and Girls Club of St. Charles
  • Gateway City Big Bend, Inc.
  • InvestSTL
  • Project Inc.
  • St. Patrick Center
  • The Arch Community School
  • The Tabernacle Community Development Corporation
  • Today and Tomorrow Education Foundation
  • Our Lady’s Inn
  • The Violence Prevention Center of Southwestern Illinois
  • Metropolitan East Lenders Group
  • Better Family Life
  • Belleville Township High School
  • Metro East Coalition
  • Operation Food Search
  • Missouri Hall of Fame
  • Incline Village Home Owner’s Association
  • Backstoppers
  • EarthDance
  • Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School
  • St. Charles West High School
  • Millstadt Community Choir
  • Millstadt Premiere Academy of Dance
  • Missouri Humanities Council
  • NAACP Freedom Fund
  • National Children’s Cancer Society
  • Snowflake Celebration Sharing Fund
  • St. Clements Church
  • Veterans Housing Summit
  • Des Peres Concert Series
  • St. Michael’s Church
  • YMCA
  • Millstadt Fire Department
  • Angel Flight
  • Officer Joe Shipp Cancer Relief Fundraiser
Commitment In Action
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Ball Foundation Awards | 2022 Grant Recipients
The Stanley & Elaine Ball Foundation, managed by Central Trust Company, is happy to announce the 2022 local, non-profit grant recipients.
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Ball Foundation Awards 2019 Grant Recipients
Grants were awarded to 18 recipients in Southwest Missouri totaling a community reinvestment of $283,095.
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Jefferson City & Lake Ozark Offices Golf For a Cause
Members of our teams helped raise money for children's charities in the Lake of the Ozarks region.
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2018 Ball Foundation - Community Reinvestment
Ball Foundation Awards 2018 Grant Recipients
Grants were awarded to 18 recipients in Southwest Missouri totaling a community reinvestment of $283,095.
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David Roehl, EVP Shaves Head to End Alzheimer’s
Highlights from the Jefferson City 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's.
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St. Louis Office Pedals the Cause
Annual Pedal the Cause raises money for cancer research.
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CTC SGF 2018 Sertoma Chili Cookoff
Springfield Office Raises Money for Children by Serving Chili
Highlights from the 2018 Sertoma Chili Cook-off.
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