The Arc’s Events

Get involved, have fun, and make a difference! Your participation as a community partner, volunteer, or sponsor of our annual events is valued and directly impacts the lives of individuals with disabilities served by The Arc of the Ozarks.

Upcoming Events

The Arc of the Ozarks events have a purpose to raise community awareness while raising funds for a specific unfunded program that supports our mission to support individuals with disabilities in directing their own lives as valued members of the community in one of our four divisions. 

Dec 8
Christmas Extravaganza
Join us on at the 29th annual Christmas Extravaganza Friday, December 8, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. to raise funds and awareness for The Arc of the Ozarks Children’s Autism Services.
May 5
20th Annual Monett Golf Tournament
Join us for a day of golf at Windmill Ridge Golf Course. 11:30 Lunch | 12:30 Shotgun Start. Proceeds benefit a new summer camp for children and an evening educational program for adults with disabilities in Barry and Lawrence counties.
Apr 29
Open Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament
Make a difference and join us for a day of fishing on Table Rock Lake. 7:30 AM Launch | 3:00 PM Weigh-in. All funds raised will benefit unmet needs for individuals served by The Arc of the Ozarks.

Signature Event Sponsors

2023 Open Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament Sponsors

Meet The Development Team:

Karen Burnell Ruff

Director of Development 

Leslie Manor

Senior Development Specialist 


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