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Iowa’s Community Foundations Join Nationwide Celebration to Recognize the Local Impact of Community Foundations

[November 12, 2019] ─ Iowa Community Foundations will join in a nationwide celebration, November 12-18, 2019, to recognize the increasingly important role these philanthropic organizations play […]

New Data Shows Cedar Rapids’ Immigrants Accounted for Nearly Half of the County’s Total Population Growth

Immigrants accounted for 47.1 percent of total population growth in Cedar Rapids between 2012 and 2017, according to new research from New American Economy (NAE). The […]

Community Learning Series Event to Highlight Local Effort to Welcome and Include Immigrants

Event Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 4:30 – 6 p.m. National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library   CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – The Greater Cedar Rapids […]

2019 Giving Guide Available Now

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2019 Giving Guide is now available from the Corridor Business Journal. The Giving Guide […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Approves Nearly $1.5 Million in Grants

The Board of Directors of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation recently approved $1,490,057 in grants to 136 nonprofit organizations. The awards include competitive grants from the […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Welcomes Paula Lange

Paula Lange has joined the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation as Controller. She began her new role on August 12, 2019. In this position, Paula is […]

Les Garner Named Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame Laureate

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation is pleased to announce that our President & CEO Les Garner will be inducted into the Junior Achievement Corridor Business […]

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Welcomes Drew Morton

Drew Morton has joined the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation as Multimedia Design Specialist. He began his new role on July 23, 2019. In this position, […]

Earlier Fall Grant Cycle Announced

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its third grant cycle of 2019 for local charitable nonprofits that provide services in Linn County. This year’s fall […]

Donor Relations Officer Laura Booth Earns Fundraising Distinction

The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation is excited to announce that Donor Relations Officer Laura Booth has been named a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). Awarded […]