2015 Grants


Excellence in Education Enrichment Grants
    AEA $30,870
    Keystone $30,870
Allen Memorial Hospital $20,000
    Together for Youth
Archbishop Hennessy Catholic School $12,500
    Playground Equipment
ArtHaus $5,336
    Youth Apprentice Program
ASPIRE TRP, Inc. $5,000
Back To School $7,500
BCLUW Community School District $650
    Industrial Arts/Panel Saw
Big Brothers Big Sisters $16,000
Boys & Girls Club of Cedar Valley $45,000
Cedar Falls Community Schools $6,500
    Open Door Garage Band Equipment
Cedar Valley Catholic Schools
    English Language Learners $15,000
    Bullying Workshop $2,000
Cedar Valley FIRST Robotics $4,500
    Scrimmage Competition
Cedar Valley Friends of the Family $2,000
    Age Appropriate Educational Materials
Cedar Valley Hospice $100
Cedar Valley Makers, Inc./CFNEIA $20,000
    Cedar Valley Makerspace
Cedar Valley Nonprofit Association $1,000
Cedar Valley Preschool & Child Care Center $15,000
    Exterior Building Renovation
Cedar Valley’s Promise $500
    Foster Youth Celebration
Cedar Valley United Way $1,152
    Campaign for Grade Level Reading
Covenant – Sartori Auxiliary $8,000
Denver Public Library $2,650
    Early Literacy Station
Dubuque County Library Friends $24,000
    Asbury Library Construction Campaign
Dubuque Mercy Health Foundation $7,500
    Playground Renovation of Mercy
    Child Development Center
EMBARC $20,000
Epworth Youth Baseball $2,500
    Centennial Park: Replace Backstop &
    Install Netting
Family & Children’s Council of BH Co. $16,000
Fields2Fields, Inc. $25,000
    Kruger-Hemmen Sports Complex
G-R Daycare $20,000
    Building Addition
Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center $25,000
    2015/Kaleidoscope Buck-A-Kid
Girl Scouts of Eastern IA & Western ILL $5,000
    Youth Leadership Development
Greater Denver Activities Foundation $10,000
    New Playground in City Park
Grout Museum District $25,100
    Intern/Education Program
Hawkeye Community College
    Child Development Center & Renovation $50,000
    McElroy Minority Scholarships $50,000
    Temporary Childcare & Emergency
    Transportation Assistance Fund $5,000
Inclusion Connection $8,000
    2015-Inclusion & Communication for ALL
Invent Now $5,000
    Camp Invention Scholarships – NE IA
Iowa College Foundation $25,000
    McElroy Student/Faculty Research Program
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation $50,000
    Robert R. Buckmaster Internship Program
Junior Achievement of Eastern IA $15,000
LINK CCD $2,000
    Youth Art Team
McGregor, City of $10,000
    Turner Park Improvements/
    Playground Equipment
McGregor-Marquette Center for the Arts $2,000
    Arts Afterschool Program
New Hampton Community School District $5,000
    Acoustic Concert Shell
NE Iowa Community College $20,000
NE Iowa Food Bank $3,000
    BackPack Program
North End Cultural Center, Inc. $10,000
    North End Leadership Academy
Operation Warm/Waterloo Rotary Club $2,500
    Winter Coats for Disadvantaged Kids
    in Waterloo & CV Catholic Schools
Ossian De Sales Child Care Center $5,000
Parkersburg Elementary School $1,455
    Yoga Calm Training
Postville, City of $4,606
    Swimming Pool Equipment
Postville Public Library $5,000
    Roof Replacement
Quota International of Waterloo, Inc. $5,000
    Cops ‘N’ Kids Literacy Project
Sportability of Iowa $5,000
T.A.S.C. $68,635
    Kicks…Living Well With A Disability
The Homestead $10,000
    Children’s Autism Project
The Larrabee Center $2,075
    New Wheelchair Accomodation
    Tables & Chairs
Trinity Episcopal Preschool & Child Care $1,500
    Playground Renovation
Trinity Reformed Church $3,000
    Community Childcare Facility
University of Nortern Iowa Foundation
    Price Lab History Website $100
    Naming of the Student Business Incubator $60,000
    Schindler Education Center Renovation $100,000
Variety – The Children’s Charity $2,500
    Bikes for Kids in BH & Allamekee Co.
Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley
    Mayor’s Top Teen Award $500
    Service-Learning & Afterschool $5,000
Wartburg Community Symphony $2,500
Waterloo/Cedar Falls Symphony $25,000
    Education Programs
Waterloo Community Playhouse $20,000
    Black Hawk Children’s Theatre
Waterloo Community School District
    Turnaround Achievement Awards $2,000
    West High Culinary Arts/
    National ProStart Competition $2,000
Waterloo Community Schools Foundation $15,000
    Young Scholars Grant Program
Waterloo Development Corp. $555,000
    Cedar Valley SportsPlex
Waterloo Public Library $20,000
    Teen Area Renovation
Waverly-Shell Rock Middle School $5,000
    Public Art Collaboration with UNI-PAI
We Strive $4,000
Wildwood Hills Ranch $8,000
    At-Risk Youth Leadership Camp
Winnebago Council Boy Scouts of America $15,000
Winneshiek County Conservation Board $5,000
    Outdoor Recreation Equipment
YMCA of Black Hawk Count $84,800
    Gymnasium Roof Renovation
YWCA of Black Hawk County $25,000
    Youth & Childcare Programs