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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 […]

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. The 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 […]

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 […]

Community Foundation Wins Secretary’s Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Council on Foundations today announced the 2018 winners of the Secretary’s Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships. […]

Over $4.6 Million in Grants Approved by Community Foundation Board

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $4.6 million in grants to 308 nonprofit organizations. The awards include competitive grants from […]

Summer Grant Cycle Announced

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

Grantmaking Impact: Iowa College Access Network (ICAN)

“A couple of my roommates do the FAFSA for themselves, and it’s a huge stressor for them, but I know that ICAN is there to help […]