University of Iowa

Greater Des Moines Community Foundation, The


Telephone Number 
(515) 883-2626
Fax Number 
(515) 883-2630
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
United States

Grant Information


The foundation seeks to improve the quality of life in the Greater Des Moines, IA, area, by initiating programs, coordinating resources, and supporting organizations that enhance education, community betterment, arts and culture, health, and human services.

Sample Grants 

Hispanic Educational Resources, Des Moines, $1,500; Hospice of Central Iowa Foundation, West Des Moines, $2,500; MacNider Art Museum, Mason City IA, $1,000; Women's Prison Chapel Foundation, Mitchellville IA, $2,000. See website for annual report listing of additional grants.

Application Information 

March 31 and September 1 for Community Impact Grants; none for others.

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