Competitive Grant Recipients in 2020

Arts, Culture & Humanities

African American Museum of Iowa
Brucemore Inc.
Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre
Czech Village New Bohemia DISTRICT
Eastern Iowa Arts Academy
Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Legion Arts Inc.
Mirrorbox Theatre
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Old Creamery Theatre Company
Orchestra Iowa
Red Cedar Chamber Music
SPT Theatre Company
The History Center
Theatre Cedar Rapids


Academy for Scholastic and Personal Success
Cedar Rapids Community Schools Foundation
Cedar Rapids Public Library Foundation
Cedar Valley Montessori School
Culture Incorporated
Eastern Iowa Arts Academy
Hoover Presidential Foundation
Iowa College Access Network
Iowa College Foundation
Kirkwood Community College Foundation
Marion Independent School Foundation & Alumni Association
United We March Forward


Cedar Valley Humane Society
Indian Creek Nature Center
Iowa Humane Alliance
Monarch Research Project
Trees Forever


Abbe Center for Community Mental Health
AbbeHealth Inc.
Alzheimer’s Association - Iowa Chapter
Area Substance Abuse Council
Community Health Free Clinic
Eastern Iowa Health Center
Foundation 2 Inc.
GCW Mutual Aid Society
Gems of Hope
His Hands Free Clinic
Linn County Community Services
March of Dimes Foundation
Mercy Medical Center
National Alliance on Mental Illness Linn County
Olivet Neighborhood Mission
Planned Parenthood of the North Central States
Riverview Center Inc.
St. Luke’s Health Care Foundation
Tanager Place
Unlimited Abilities

Human Services

Czech Village New Bohemia DISTRICT
Cedar Rapids Jaycees Charities
City of Central City
Coggon Area Betterment Association
Horizons - A Family Service Alliance
Housing Fund for Linn County
Junior League of Cedar Rapids
Marion Chamber Foundation
Matthew 25
NewBo City Market
Wellington Heights Neighborhood Association

Human Services

Amani Community Services
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids & East Central Iowa, Inc.
Boys and Girls Club of the Corridor
Bridgehaven Pregnancy Support Center
Catherine McAuley Center Inc.
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Dubuque - Cedar Rapids Office
Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity
Central City Development Corporation
Central Furniture Rescue
Chelsey’s Dream Foundation
Churches of Marion Pantry
Deafinitely Dogs Inc.
Discovery Living Inc.
Eastern Iowa NFL Flag League
Ecumenical Community Center Foundation
Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center
Families Helping Families of Iowa
Family Promise of Linn County
Feed Iowa First
First Lutheran Church
First Presbyterian Church of Cedar Rapids
First United Methodist Church, Marion
Fresh Start Ministries
Friends of the Family
Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois Inc.
Girls on the Run of Eastern Iowa
Green Square Meals Inc.
Hawkeye Area Community Action Program
Hawkeye Area Council, Boy Scouts of America
Hawkeye Downs Inc.
Horizons - A Family Service Alliance
Iowa JAG Inc.
Iowa Legal Aid
Jane Boyd Community House
Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa
Junior League of Cedar Rapids
Kids First Law Center
LBA Foundation
Linn Community Food Bank
Linn County Community Services
Marion Cares, Inc.
Matthew 25
National Council on Youth Leadership
Northeast Linn Food Pantry
Olivet Neighborhood Mission
Palo United Methodist Church
Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center
Prospect Meadows
Salvation Army of Cedar Rapids
Sleep in Heavenly Peace
Southeast Linn Community Center Corporation
Systems Unlimited, Inc.
Tanager Place
The Arc of East Central Iowa
The Freedom Foundation
United Way of East Central Iowa for LAP-AID
Variety - the Children’s Charity of Iowa
Waypoint Services for Women, Children and Families
Wellington Heights Community Church
Westminster Presbyterian Church
Willis Dady Emergency Shelter Inc.
YMCA of the Cedar Rapids Metro Area