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COVID-19 Disaster Response Fund

The Winneshiek County COVID-19 Disaster Response Fund provides support to organizations assisting in the response and recovery efforts of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The intent of the fund is to be responsive to nonprofits serving Winneshiek County that are providing basic needs services and organizations working with individuals and families who have been disproportionately impacted by the public health and economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.

CONTRIBUTE

This fund has been established to support local response efforts. Online donations can be made or fundholders can grant from their charitable fund.

Donate to the Fund

REQUEST SUPPORT

Our goal is to support our nonprofit partners serving those impacted by this pandemic. Funds will be released on a rolling basis as fundraising continues throughout the outbreak and recovery phases of this crisis.

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2019 Impacts

$235,252 total grants. $4,803,406 total assets. 30 discretionary grants awarded.

View our 2019 Impact Report


Committee Members

Marcia McKelvey, Chair
Dianne Ameling
Tami Brincks
Rich Gaard
Justin Gullekson
Gary Hildebrandt
Lilly Jensen
Steve Johnson
Mark Kuhn
Sally Leibold
Emily Mineart
Andy Nimrod
Jana Olson
Jon Pankow
Joe Skretta

Winneshiek County Grants


This grant is not accepting applications.

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

Open: November 15
Application Due: January 10
Awarded in: March
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.

News

July 6, 2020  Winneshiek County Community Foundation Announces $13,500 in COVID-19 Disaster Response Grants  Read Story

Documents

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Impact Reports

Winneshiek County 2019 Impact Report
Winneshiek County 2018 Impact Report
Winneshiek County 2017 Impact Report
Winneshiek County 2016 Impact Report

Flyers

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Contact Us

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