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Giving in Waterville

Charitable, community-minded people who want to do good in their community to support the causes they care about can do so with the Waterville Community Foundation. Through the funds held with the Waterville Community Foundation, the Community Foundation meets the community's needs by increasing connections between people and the organizations that serve them; providing grants in our core program areas of art and culture, community betterment, education, environment, health, historic preservation and human service.

2019 Impacts

$2,192 total grants. $58,457 total assets. 2 discretionary grants awarded.

View our 2019 Impact Report

Committee Members

Virgil Thorstenson, Chair
Kelli Boylen
Sandy Bresnahan
Peggy Khan
Joan Leiran
Marlys Leiran
Richard Leiran
David Monserud
Diane Rathbun
Amanda Streeper
Clark White

Waterville County Grants

The deadline for applying for this grant ended on September 30.

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

Open: July 15
Application Due: September 30
Awarded in: December

Click the year to see organizations and projects funded in 2019 and 2018.

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.


January 10, 2019  Waterville Community Foundation Distributes $2,000 to Local Organizations  Read Story


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Impact Reports

Waterville 2019 Impact Report


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Contact Us

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