The University of Iowa


Think Iowa City

The city of Iowa City is working with Think Iowa City to administer a tourism and visitor recovery grant program to help spur local economic activity. A total of $125,000 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) dollars and other funds are available through 2026 or until funds are exhausted. The...

Application Deadline 
Thursday, December 31, 2026

Hinson (Charlotte & William) Charitable Foundation Trust

Application Deadline 

A Contribution Request Application Form may be requested from any of the following:

Richard C. Hinson or Jane F. Hinson
4924 Cedar Drive
West Des Moines, IA  50266

Scott R. Driver
1514 West Roma Avenue
Phoenix, AZ  85015 

Dr. Craig W. Driver
1965 Crabapple Lane
Waterloo, IA 50701

Submission deadline: None

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Courage Ride charity bike ride

This year the annual ride offers five route options for cyclists, activities, entertainment and a silent auction which is also open to non-riders. A virtual ride option is also available. Riders will leave Big Grove Brewery & Taproom, 1225 S. Gilbert in Iowa City at 7 a.m. Route options...

Saturday, August 13, 2022 - 7:00am
PO Box 866
Iowa City, IA 52244

Wellmark Foundation

The Wellmark Foundation’s goal is to be a catalyst in bringing groups together to positively impact health within a community. MATCH grant funding focuses on sustainable initiatives — projects that continue after our grant funding ends — targeting access to and consumption of nutritious foods...

Application Deadline 
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Application materials are to be submitted to by the appropriate deadline. 

Event Category 

Fall 2021 Student Organization Fair

The 2021 Student Organization Fair, held in-person this year, will be held in Hubbard Park, weather permitting.

Why join a student organization? Meet new friends, learn about new activities and ways of thinking, run for positions in the organization, build skills and expand your résumé....

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Hubbard Park
125 N. Madison
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Iowa Fine Arts Education Summit

This year’s summit will explore how all fine arts educators can deepen social and emotional learning connections within arts education.

In addition to learning more about the social emotional learning competencies, attendees will get practical tips on how to develop students' self-...

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Hosted on Zoom (online)
Iowa City, IA 52245
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Give Back Iowa Challenge

Give Back Iowa is an eight-week challenge that runs from April 1 through May 31 each year to engage Iowans in employer-supported volunteering, both during and outside of the workday. There is no cost to register or participate; and, it doesn’t matter whether an employer has a formal volunteer...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 8:00am to Monday, May 31, 2021 - 5:00pm
1963 Bell Ave.
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315

Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation

The corporation is organized to support and improve the oral health of Iowans. The foundation will provide funds to other 501(c)(3) organizations, governments, or academic institutions that are undertaking projects that support or improve the oral health of Iowans. The foundation will provide...

Application Deadline 

Funding opportunities include: 

  • Rethink Your Drink grants
  • Ignite and Innovation Grant Projects for spring and fall
  • Wellness Community Fund
  • Oral Health Fund
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Nonprofit Support

Further information on each of the above and detailed Guidelines are here.


ACT Corporate Giving Program

As an extension of our mission, ACT offers financial and volunteer support to the community through initiatives that support our education and workplace efforts. ACT's Corporate Giving Program provides charitable donations to the communities where ACT team members live or work, and the donations...

Application Deadline 

Funded throughout year (September 1 - August 31).  Goal is to respond within 60 days.

Application Guidelines and Procedures