Gifts to the Community Foundation are Only the Beginning of Your Philanthropic Journey 

We’re experts in community needs and philanthropic services, and we’re here to help you achieve your charitable giving goals.  

Here are just a few ways we can help: 

Questions? Your Development Team is Here to Help.

We are here to help you make a lasting difference that reflects your commitment to your community. Whether you want to involve your family or company in giving, or discuss planned giving options, we can provide support and guidance.

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Josie Velles
Senior Director of Development Services

  319.774.2363
  josie.velles@gcrcf.org

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Laura Booth, CFRE
21/64 Certified
Director of Family Philanthropy


  319.774.2367
  laura.booth@gcrcf.org

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Arthur Kim, MA, CAP®
Development Officer


  319.200.4409
  arthur.kim@gcrcf.org

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Christi Smeed, MAcc
Development Services Manager


  319.774.2377
  christi.smeed@gcrcf.org

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Claire English
Donor Relations Associate

  319.200.4229
  claire.english@gcrcf.org

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