The foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people in Linn County, IA by responding to changing social, economic, and cultural needs. Primary areas of interest include the arts, higher education, social services, community funds, and health care. Support also for cultural programs, including fine and performing art groups, youth agencies, and health services.
Varies, depending on date of board meeting which are ususally held quarterly.
Hawkeye Area Council Boy Scouts of America, for camp renovations, $300,000 Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity, for new homes, $110,500 Meth Wick Community, for hospice & respite assisted living, $750,000 Willis Dady Emergency Shelter, for furniture needs, $5,000 Mount Mercy College, for new construction, $2,250,000