The University of Iowa

Community improvement

Mid-Iowa Health Foundation

The foundation will be a catalyst for and sustainer of preventive health services for vulnerable populations in Des Moines, IA, and the surrounding communities. With this traditional application process, the foundation learns from nonprofit organizations about the important work needed to...

Application Deadline 

April 1 and October 1

McCarthy-Bush Foundation

The foundation supports organizations involved with education, health, human services, and religion.

Application Deadline 

Aegon Transamerica Foundation

Grant dollars go to nonprofit organizations in the following categories: arts and culture; civic and community; education and financial literacy; health and wellness; human services; United Way. In addition to these areas, a special fund for disaster relief, such as the 2008 Cedar Rapids flood,...

Application Deadline 

Applications are reviewed upon receipt. Timing of responses varies depending upon location.

Request for Grant

HNI Charitable Foundation

The foundation supports organizations involved with cultural and ethnic awareness, education, health, human services, and community development.

Application Deadline 

Applications should be addressed to; Dianna Stelzner, 600 E Second Street, Muscatine, IA 52761; Phone: 563-252-7503

No specific format is used; requests should include tax status

Submission deadline: Requests accepted at any time

Hoaglin (William M. & Donna J.) Foundation, Inc.

Giving primarily to promote the literary and educational welfare of people in Henry and Van Buren counties, Iowa.

Application Deadline 

Applications should be addressed to: David Carrick, P.O. Box 791, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641; Phone: 319-986-5798

Grant application can be obtained by contacting any board member of the board of directors

Submission deadline: The board of directors meet on the third Monday of July and the third Monday of January to consider

Hoover (Herbert) Foundation, Inc.

Support only for Hoover Institution, California, Boys and Girls Club, Georgia, Boys and Girls Club, Cedar Rapids, Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, West Branch, Iowa.

Application Deadline