News

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Welcomes Dahlia Latif

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Dahlia Latif has joined the Community Foundation team as Executive Assistant/Donor Relations Officer on August […]

MICRO Loan Program Announced as Finalist for Strong Communities Award

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB Des Moines) announced the finalists for the Strong Communities Award which included the MICRO loan program in […]

Focus Group Follow-up

For those who attended our Focus Groups held at the end of June, thank you for offering valuable feedback! Your input is important and will guide […]

What is Community Leadership and How is it Funded?

Our primary role in our community is to be a funder of nonprofit organizations that are meeting needs and bringing opportunities to our area. Yet there […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Approves $3 Million in Grants

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $3 million in grants to 195 nonprofit organizations.┬áThe awards include competitive grants from […]

Community Foundation Seeks Content Associate

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation is seeking a Content Associate to join its Marketing and Grant Program teams. A full job description is below. The […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation to Match Donations to Classroom Projects in Linn County Public Schools

Donations to classroom projects in Linn County public schools are currently being matched by the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation through DonorsChoose.org. DonorsChoose.org is a national […]

Close-Knit Neighborhood Memorialized

The flood of 2008 will be remembered by all Linn County residents who experienced it, yet the disaster had a particularly devastating impact on the Time […]

Transforming At-risk Students Into 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 […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Announces Fall Grant Cycle

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its third grant cycle for 2018 for local charitable nonprofits that provide services in Linn County. Applications will be […]