The University of Iowa

Cedar Falls Community Foundation

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Contact Name 
John Lehman
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P.O. Box 546
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
United States

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The Cedar Falls Community Foundation inspires and connects individuals, families, and organizations to enhance our community, support nonprofits, elevate educational opportunities, and build legacies through philanthropy. 

Sample Grants 

Cedar Falls Library, $153,466; Cedar Falls Historical Society, $15,000; Sturgis Falls Celebration, Cedar Falls, $10,000. 

Application Information 

For information on scholarship eligibility, applications, and other details, see the scholarships section of the website. Applications are accepted in April-May each year.

Three competitive grants are also offered each year. The application period is April 15-June 30. For details, see the Competitive Grant Funds web page.


The Cedar Falls Community Foundation, now over 40 years old, is one of 17 nationally accredited community foundations in Iowa.  It offers three competitive grants as well as study abroad scholarships for University of Northern Iowa undergraduates.  The foundation focuses its support on Cedar Falls, Iowa and vicinity.


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Date of latest financial data 
Jul 2019
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