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2019 Impacts

$114,364 total grants. $1,273,176 total assets. 51 discretionary grants awarded.

View our 2019 Impact Report

Committee Members

Ronda Hughes, Chair
Alice Back
Kristen Burke
Rosalie Christensen
Brooke Cray
Becky Fritcher
Elaine Govern
Ryan Manske
Carla Moser
Kip Powers
Shirley Sovereign
Bruce Weigel
Jim Zajicek

Howard County Grants

This grant is not accepting applications.

Grants are available to 501(c)3 organizations and government entities serving Howard County. Grants selections are made in an effort to create a better quality of life for people in Howard County. A local governing committee reviews the applications from charitable organizations serving their community.

Open: December 1
Application Due: January 31
Awarded in: March

Click the year to see organizations and projects funded in 2020 and 2019.

How to Apply
  1. Review our Grant Guidelines to see if you qualify for this grant.
  2. Grant Guidelines

  3. Log in to our online grant management system (or register if you don't already have an account). All open CFNEIA grants are listed in this system.
  4. Grant Management Login

  5. Find the grant you wish to apply for in the list to start your application. You can save your progress at any point and complete the application at a later date.
For Support

If you have questions about the online grant application, how to use the online grant site, or other grant writing questions, please visit our Grantseeker's Resources.


March 27, 2020  Howard County Community Foundation Distributes $117,448 to Local Organizations  Read Story


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Annual Reports

Howard County 2019 Impact Report
Howard County 2018 Impact Report
Howard County 2017 Impact Report
Howard County 2016 Impact Report
Howard County 2015 Impact Report


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Contact Us

Our Administrative Office:
Howard County Community Foundation
3117 Greenhill Circle
Cedar Falls IA, 50613
P: 319-287-9106
F: 319-287-5015