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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 […]

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 […]