Posts Tagged ‘Plaster’

Plaster Center helps entrepreneurs, develops new jobs

In 2010, a seven-figure gift from the Robert W. Plaster Foundation resulted in the naming of the Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development, and pushed the renovation of the former Willow Brook facility toward becoming a cornerstone in the IDEA Commons. The Missouri State Foundation hosted an official grand opening and dedication ceremony for the facility October 3.

Plaster Foundation and Family’s support recognized with Bronze Bear

In recognition of their long-standing involvement with and support of Missouri State University, the Robert W. Plaster Foundation and the Plaster Family will receive the 2011 Bronze Bear Award. The Plasters will be the 13th recipients of the award, which is presented to those who have exhibited “extraordinary achievement and/or outstanding support” for Missouri State.

Major gift results in Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise and Business Development

Two years ago, the Willow Brook facility in downtown Springfield was empty. Today, it has a new name, there is a plan and funding to renovate it and it soon will be a major part of Missouri State University’s IDEA Commons. Thanks to a seven-figure gift from the Robert W. Plaster Foundation, the facility will […]