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Nonprofits with Endowed Funds Offer Year-End Giving Option

Endowed funds help to sustain an organization’s mission. An endowment provides organizations with general operating support, stability during cyclical variances in income, and financial support for […]

Iowa Jobs for America’s Graduates

iJAG is like a second home and a family at school to help guide you. They helped me get out of my comfort zone and provided […]

NewBoCo Imagination Iowa Summer Camp

These camps are more fun than school. You’re learning in these camps, but there’s more space to work on your own and with your friends. I think […]

New Fund Aims to Create Safe, Equitable and Thriving Community

In October 2018, the City of Cedar Rapids, Linn County and the Cedar Rapids Community School District announced a partnership with the Greater Cedar Rapids Community […]

Navigating the Naturalization Process with the Help of Catholic Charities

“It’s great to feel welcome and to be invited to be a part of a community. I hope to become a United States citizen because it […]

Community Foundation Seeks Program Officer for Creating Safe Equitable & Thriving Communities (SET) Fund

Position Description Title:                                     Program Officer, Creating Safe, Equitable & Thriving Communities Fund Type of Position:             20 hours per week; exempt Duration:                             This project is intended […]

Nonprofit Professionals to be Recognized at Celebration of Community Event

On Wednesday, November 14, 2018, over 200 people will gather for the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation’s sixth annual Celebration of Community event from 4 – […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Welcomes Dylan Cooley

Dylan Cooley has joined the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation team as Content Associate. He began his new role on October 17, 2018. In this position, […]

Nonprofit Organizations in Linn County Join the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Give on #GivingTuesday: November 27, 2018 Nonprofit organizations in Linn County are spreading awareness for #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power […]

Safe, Equitable and Thriving Communities (SET) Task Force Begins Next Phase

The City of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, and the Cedar Rapids Community School District announce a partnership with the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation to establish […]