The University of Iowa

Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts, The

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Telephone Number 
(712) 263-3334
Fax Number 
(712) 263-8026
1305 Broadway
Denison, IA 51442
United States

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The Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts is a nonprofit that memorializes Denison native Donna Reed's accomplishments and perpetuates her deep commitment to youth, education, and the performing arts. The foundation recognizes, encourages, and supports talented individuals who want to pursue an education and a career in the performing arts. The organization sponsors a major performing arts scholarship program, promotes an annual performing arts festival, and promotes concerts, stage plays, and cultural performances throughout the year.

Sample Grants 

Variable, up to $1000.

Application Information 

Since 1987, The Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts has recognized merit and the pursuit of excellence with awards in honor of Iowa actress, Donna Reed. Backed by the generosity of her home community, membership, and past awardees nationwide, award recipients have followed Donna's footsteps in demonstrating their own talent, perseverance, and passion for the performing arts.

For information on the Iowa Merit Awards for Dramatic Performance and how to apply, see


John Fuji (President)

Pat Fleshner (Treasurer/Vice President)

Roy Vogesser (Co-Vice President)

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Date of latest financial data 
Oct 2016
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