Thank you to everyone who participated in the Good Things Happening Photo Contest in 2016! Your submissions were an amazing part of celebrating 60 years of here for good. Over 300 photos were submitted, and $13,000 in grants were awarded through the contest to nonprofits serving Black Hawk County. 

We are honored to have received so many photos of the good things happening in Black Hawk County. Make sure to view all the weekly winners here

Make sure to keep an eye out for new Good Things Happening Photo Contest announcements!

Grand Prize Winners

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Randy Darst received the first place prize for his photo, "wcfsymphony Live at RiverLoop Amphitheater." Darst received a $5,000 grant which he awarded to wcfsymphony.


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Daniel Luepke’s photo titled, "Green Iowa Americorp Gardening with YMCA Kids," received second place.  Luepke received a $2,000 grant which he awarded to Green Iowa Americorp for Black Hawk County programming.