The University of Iowa

Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines


Telephone Number 
1915 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
United States

Grant Information

Application Deadline 

The Disaster Recovery Fund was created in partnership with disaster response and philanthropic organizations in Greater Des Moines.

Sample Grants 

Among organizations receiving support from the Disaster Recovery Fund are the Des Moines Area Religious Council for food acquisition and distribution; Food Bank of Iowa; Iowa Legal Aid to provide free legal services to vulnerable populations; Primary Health Care for housing support; and Refugee Alliance of Central Iowa to provide critical COVID-19 information to non-English speaking persons in Greater Des Moines.


Currently, investments are supporting surges in service and capacity for local nonprofits providing safety net services to keep vulnerable individuals safe and healthy in their homes. 

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Date of latest financial data 
Apr 2020
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