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Purpose/Mission: 
Support for community development, higher education, health and social services, and for scholarships to individuals for postsecondary education.
Application Information: 
Application address: c/o Howard Query, Chair., Charitable Fund Screening Comm., Globe-Gazette, P.O. Box 271, Mason City, IA 50402, tel.: (641) 421-0507 (for Elizabeth Muse Norris Char. Fund and Lorraine & Ray Rorick Fund) Scholarship application address: Muse Scholarship Program, 500 College Dr., Mason City, IA 50401, tel.: (641) 422-4168
Sample Grants: 
Scholarships to individuals in the amount of $1,300. Stebens Childrens Theater, $3,000 Britt Municipal Aquatic Center, $5,000 Charles MacNider Museum, $18,000 Charlie Brown Preschool, $5,000 City of Belmond, $5,000 City of Manly, $5,000 City of Forest City, $5,000 City of Mason City, $18,000 Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, $3,000 Clear Lake Arts Council, $7,500 Clear Lake High School Band, $6,000 First Presbyterian Church, Mason City, $13,717 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa, $15,000 Humane Society of North Iowa, $30,000 Kinney Pioneer Museum, $15,000 Mason City Downtown Assn., $65,000 Mason City Foundation, $52,500 Mason City High School Instrumental Music Boosters, $15,000 Mason City Parks and Recreation, $42,000 Mason City Public Library, $25,000 North Iowa Area Community College, $75,000 Wright on the Park, $50,000
Contact Information
(641) 421-0507
c/o First Citizens Trust Co., N.A.
P.O. Box 1708
Mason City, IA 50402