The Streeter Family

November 27, 2018

The Streeter Family was recognized for multiple generations of one family who have positively impacted Cedar Falls. Zimri and Lucinda Dean Streeter settled in Cedar Falls in 1852 and they and their descendants positively impacted Cedar Falls through contributions in the areas of politics, arts and culture, professional life, development of amenities, and service to the City. Short biographies of selected individuals from three generations of this family are shared on the flier, including Zimri Streeter, James Wareham Streeter, Anna Streeter Wood, Bess Streeter Aldrich, Clark Streeter, James Ford, and Gaylord Ford. Melinda (Mel) Petersen Hanlon, granddaughter of Clark Streeter, long time Cedar Falls City Engineer, accepted the award on behalf of her family.

Click for more information:
Streeter Family

Foundation News

4/4/2019

Nominations being accepted for Community Builder Award The Cedar Falls Community Foundation (CFCF) is accepting nominations for the 2019 Melendy Spirit Award, to be presented on September 26 at the CFCF Community Builder Celebration. The Melendy Spirit Award is open to individuals, families, groups, or organizations who have made outstanding community contributions that have enhanced,

3/21/2019

Cedar Falls Community Foundation Elects new Emeritus Board Member

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has announced the election of a new member to its Emeritus Board.  Judith Cutler, previously a member of the Board of Directors, and now a resident of Sebring, Florida, was elected to the Emeritus Board at the January 31, 2019 board meeting. Emeritus status may be granted to a board