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Laura Booth has Been Awarded the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) Designation

CFRE International has named Laura Elizabeth Booth as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). Laura Elizabeth Booth, Donor Relations Officer for Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation […]

Community Foundation Seeks Multimedia Design Specialist

Applications are being accepted by the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation for the position of Multimedia Design Specialist. This position is responsible for creating and executing […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Announces Animal Welfare Grant Cycle

Grant Deadline: Friday, June 14, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. CST The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces a one-time grant cycle for charitable organizations that provide […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Approves Over $5.2 Million in Grants

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $5.2 million in grants to 215 nonprofit organizations. The awards include competitive grants […]

First Grants Awarded from Creating Safe, Equitable and Thriving (SET) Communities Fund

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $40,000 in grants to eight nonprofit organizations from the Creating Safe, Equitable and […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Announces Summer Grant Cycle

Grant Deadline: Friday, June 14, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. CST The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its summer 2019 grant cycle for local charitable nonprofits. […]

New Investment Pool Offers Another Layer of Impact

In 2018, U.S. investors reached an impressive and inspirational benchmark: 25% of invested assets qualified as Socially Responsible Investments. It’s a growing trend for individuals, businesses […]

Iowa Council of Foundations & Iowa Gaming Association Release Annual Report to State

The Iowa Council of Foundations (ICoF) and the Iowa Gaming Association (IGA) have released their joint annual report, Building Iowa’s Communities Through Philanthropy: A Snapshot of […]

Community Foundation Appoints Program Officer and Announces First Grant Opportunity for Creating Safe, Equitable and Thriving Communities Fund

  The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation has appointed Rachel Rockwell as Program Officer to facilitate the grantmaking from the Creating Safe, Equitable and Thriving (SET) […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Approves Over $3 Million in Grants

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $3.3 million in grants to 116 nonprofit organizations. The awards include competitive grants […]