Collaboration is a halmark of how the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa carries out its mission. We trust in the power of partnerships to create a more positive and transformative impact. CFNEIA connects and collaborates with nonprofits, community leaders and donors like you to build stronger communities. Through our community initiatives, we become an even stronger partner in making our region a great place for everyone—today and tomorrow. We are proud to be leaders and partners in these initiatives.
The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa's Teen Trust program is a model for youth philanthropy. Teen Trust was created with a vision in mind - to prepare youth to be "trustees of their community." And at the heart of becoming a trustee means finding a way for youth to learn about and also actively practice philanthropy. Learn more
Women in Philanthropy
Women in Philanthropy is a group of community-mind women coming together to impact the lives of women and children in Black Hawk County through philanthropy. Since its formation in 1999, Women in Philanthropy, through the Women's Fund, has granted over $72,000 to support projects impacting women and girls. Learn more
Metro Funders is a voluntary alliance of Black Hawk County public and private grantmakers originally formed in 1989. Metro Funders serves as an essential provider of valuable information, training and collaborative opportunities for both funders and grantseekers and encourages an effective nonprofit network in the Black Hawk County area. Learn more