University of Iowa

Jackson County, Community Foundation of


Contact Name 
Mary Jo Gothard
Contact Title 
Executive Director
Telephone Number 
(563) 652-4179
Fax Number 
(563) 652-4203
700 Locust St.
Suite 195
Dubuque, IA 52001
United States

Grant Information


The foundation seeks to nurture charitable giving, enrich quality of life, and promote a sense of community.

(Formerly Maquoketa Area Community Foundation. As of 2012, an affiliate of Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque.)

Sample Grants 

Scholarships have been given $200-$2,400 each. YMCA/ARC, $56,667 Bellevue Emergency Medical Services, $10,000 Domestic Violence and Assult Center, $500; Bellevue Public Library, $3,500 City of Sabula, $3,500 Head Start MAQ, $2,000 JC Historical Society, $3,500 Little Bear Park, $1,000 Preston Community Ambulance, $5,000

Application Information 

March 1, June 1, September 1, and November 1 Visit foundation Web site for application form and guidelines. Applications sent by E-mail are preferred (faxed and mailed applications are also accepted).

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