The University of Iowa

Private Foundation

Aegon Transamerica Foundation

Grant dollars go to nonprofit organizations in the following categories: arts and culture; civic and community; education and financial literacy; health and wellness; human services; United Way. In addition to these areas, a special fund for disaster relief, such as the 2008 Cedar Rapids flood,...

Application Deadline 

Applications are reviewed upon receipt. Timing of responses varies depending upon location.

Request for Grant

HNI Charitable Foundation

The foundation supports organizations involved with cultural and ethnic awareness, education, health, human services, and community development.

Application Deadline 

Applications should be addressed to; Dianna Stelzner, 600 E Second Street, Muscatine, IA 52761; Phone: 563-252-7503

No specific format is used; requests should include tax status

Submission deadline: Requests accepted at any time

Hoaglin (William M. & Donna J.) Foundation, Inc.

Giving primarily to promote the literary and educational welfare of people in Henry and Van Buren counties, Iowa.

Application Deadline 

Applications should be addressed to: David Carrick, P.O. Box 791, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641; Phone: 319-986-5798

Grant application can be obtained by contacting any board member of the board of directors

Submission deadline: The board of directors meet on the third Monday of July and the third Monday of January to consider

Hoover (Herbert) Foundation, Inc.

Support only for Hoover Institution, California, Boys and Girls Club, Georgia, Boys and Girls Club, Cedar Rapids, Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, West Branch, Iowa.

Application Deadline 

Hubbell (Fred & Charlotte) Foundation

Giving for federated giving programs, educational and scientific purposes, and the arts.

Application Deadline 

Application address: Mindy Nussbaum-Bell VP bankers trust, 453 7th Street, Des Moines, IA 50309; Phone: 515-245-2965

Applications should include: Letter describing purpose of contribution or grant, including statement the organization is tax-exempt under 501(C)(3), the amount requested, and a description of program

Submission deadline: None

Junior League of Des Moines

Founded in 1926, the Junior League of Des Moines is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.

Application Deadline