Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Announces Summer 2023 Grant Cycle

Published: May 11, 2023 | By: Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation | Category:

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its summer grant cycle for 2023 for local charitable nonprofits. Applications will be accepted through Friday, June 30, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. CST.

The Community Foundation accepts applications from nonprofit organizations with a 501(c)(3) status, governmental organizations, and non-501(c)(3) organizations that have completed arrangements to obtain a fiscal sponsor. Grant applications can be submitted online at starting Monday, June 5, 2023.

For this grant cycle, applications will be accepted for the following Competitive Donor-Advised Funds:

  • Altorfer, Inc.
  • Bloomhall Family
  • Diamond V
  • Lil’ Drug Store Products
  • World Class Industries

The Community Foundation accepts grant applications for a number of local corporations and family funds. Competitive Donor-Advised Funds support nonprofits that align with the funding priorities of the donor-advisors. The programs, grant award sizes, and activities to be funded are determined by each donor-advisor and may or may not include programmatic or operating support, capital campaigns, event sponsorships and religious activities.

The fall grant application deadline for 2023 will be on Tuesday, September 12. For more information on funding opportunities and deadlines, visit

For more information on the Competitive Donor-Advised Funds, please contact Dylan Cooley at 319.310.1913 or

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