The University of Iowa

Omaha Community Foundation

Employer Identification Number (EIN) 


Contact Name 
Sara Boyd
Contact Title 
President & CEO
Telephone Number 
(402) 342-3458
Fax Number 
(402) 342-3582
302 S. 36th St., Ste. 100
Omaha, NE 68102
United States

Grant Information

Application Deadline 

The purpose of the Omaha Community Foundation is to coordinate informed, effective and innovative giving that inspires positive change within our communities.

The Community Foundations of Southwest Iowa are affiliates of the Omaha Community Foundation. The purpose is to benefit these nine communities and the people who live within them.

  • Audubon County, IA
  • Cass County, IA
  • Crawford County, IA
  • Fremont County, IA
  • Harrison County, IA
  • Mills County, IA
  • Montgomery County, IA
  • Page County, IA
  • Shelby County, IA


Sample Grants 

Audubon County Conservation Board, playground, $8,000; Anita Public Library, $1,500; Crawford County Memorial Hospital, $2,066; Hamburg School Music Department, $600; City of Pisgah Fire Department, $8,900; Mills County Historical Society, $2,000; Sunshine 'N Rainbows Childcare Center, $4,000; Essex Child Center, $3,412; Petersen Family Wellness Center, $4,000. 

Application Information 

Refer to the County Listing page. Links for the nine Iowa counties served provide grant guidelines, information about previous recipients, and application procedures.

Deadline is 11:59 p.m. February 1.




Sara Boyd: President and CEO

Melisa Sunde: CEO

Grant Sizes: 
$13,784, $257,172


Date of latest financial data 
Apr 2019