The University of Iowa

Community Foundation

Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa: Black Hawk County COVID-19 Cooperative Disaster Response Fund

The Black Hawk County COVID-19 Cooperative Disaster Response Fund provides support to organizations assisting in the response and recovery efforts of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The intent of the fund is to be responsive to nonprofits serving Black Hawk County that are providing basic...

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Log in or create an account to apply on the CFNEIA Grants page. 

Community Foundation of Johnson County: Emergency Response Fund

The Community Foundation of Johnson County Emergency Response Grants Program will support nonprofit organizations, schools, or units of government serving Johnson County residents who are experiencing increased demand for their services and/or have had their operations adversely impacted by the...

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Applications are submitted via our online grant system. Applications will be reviewed, and funding decisions made on a rolling basis, as quickly as possible. 

Grant decisions are made by the Community Foundation’s Granting Committee.  As needed, guidance about Johnson County’s critical needs will be sought from Johnson County’s Community Organizations Active in Disasters (COAD).

Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque Disaster Recovery Fund

To enable a coordinated response to help people in the Dubuque region most affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Grants are provided to community-based organizations/service providers active in current response and/or preparation in the area of economic and health impacts for vulnerable populations. 

Grants are made only to cover needs that are not being met by existing local, state and federal resources and programs. Initial grants are awarded outside of an application process to provide flexible support to trusted partners quickly and are provided for direct client assistance and/or organization capacity needs due to demands of the disaster. 

Follow the link for access to the application process. 

Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education

To invest in the future of the motor vehicle sales and service industry awarding automotive scholarships. To develop programs and incentives with high schools, colleges, educational agencies, and the public to encourage automotive careers.

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Greater Jefferson County Foundation, The

The Greater Jefferson County Foundation receives, accepts and distributes funds for educational, cultural, civic and charitable purposes for the benefit of the greater community of Jefferson County, Iowa.

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Siouxland Community Foundation

The Siouxland Community Foundation strives to enhance the quality of life in the greater Siouxland tri-state area by seeking charitable gifts to build permanent endowments as charitable capital for the community, providing a flexible vehicle to receive and distribute gifts of any size, making...

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Each year, scholarships are given to students from funds established by generous donors who want to make an investment in the future of Siouxland’s youth.

You can find more information regarding scholarships and how to apply on the Scholarships and Grants page of the website.