Over $2.4 Million in Grants Awarded by Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation

Published: October 16, 2023 | By: Corinne Ramler | Category:

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently awarded $2.42 million in grants to 313 nonprofit organizations through August 31, 2023. The awards include Competitive Donor-Advised Fund grants, as well as distributions from donor-advised, designated, scholarship and agency funds.

The Community Foundation works with donors and provides grants and support to nonprofits in pursuit of a vibrant and inclusive Linn County. In 2022, the Community Foundation distributed $17.4 million in grants.

A complete list of the nonprofit organizations that received competitive grant awards from this cycle is included below. More information about all grant awards made so far this this year, including the project, purpose and amount of funding, can be found here.

Altorfer, Inc.

Catherine McAuley Center

Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity

Foundation 2 aka Foundation 2 Crisis Services

Growing Real Opportunities for Work at Kazimour Farm & Orchard

Kids First Law Center

Orchestra Iowa

The Freedom Foundation

YMCA of the Cedar Rapids Metro Area

YPN

Bloomhall Family

American Cancer Society – Cedar Rapids

Area Substance Abuse Council

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids & East Central Iowa

Boys and Girls Club of the Corridor

Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity

Central Furniture Rescue

ChildServe Foundation Inc.

Families Helping Families of Iowa

Foundation 2 Crisis Services

Four Oaks Family and Children’s Services

Growing Real Opportunities for Work at Kazimour Farm & Orchard

Hawkeye Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

His Hands Ministries dba His Hands Free Clinic

Horizons – A Family Service Alliance

Indian Creek Nature Center

Junior League of Cedar Rapids

Kids First Law Center

Orchestra Iowa

Patrons of the Performing Arts at Washington High School

Riverview Center Inc.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

The Freedom Foundation

To The Rescue HOPE Foundation

Waypoint Services for Women, Children and Families

YMCA of the Cedar Rapids Metro Area

YPN

Diamond V

African American Museum of Iowa

Central Furniture Rescue

Deafinitely Dogs Inc.

Eastern Iowa Chapter JDRF

Feed Iowa First

First United Methodist Church, Marion

Growing Real Opportunities for Work at Kazimour Farm & Orchard

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program

Hawkeye Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

Horizons – A Family Service Alliance

Indian Creek Nature Center

Iowa Children’s Museum

Iowa College Foundation

Junior League of Cedar Rapids

Linn County Trails Association

Matthew 25

NewBo City Market

Olivet Neighborhood Mission

St. Luke’s Health Care Foundation

The Arc of East Central Iowa

The Freedom Foundation

Trees Forever

World Class Industries

The Arc of East Central Iowa

Catherine McAuley Center

Cedar Rapids Public Library Foundation

Central Furniture Rescue

Community Health Free Clinic

Foundation 2 Crisis Services

Four Oaks Family and Children’s Services

Fresh Start Ministries

Hawkeye Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

Horizons – A Family Service Alliance

Iowa College Foundation

Kids First Law Center

Matthew 25

Waypoint Services for Women, Children and Families

Willis Dady Homeless Services

YPN

For more details about funding opportunities, visit gcrcf.org/grants/.

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