Grant Portal to Open April 15; Donation to local Disaster Response Fund

March 31, 2020

Applications for Grants accepted thru June 30.
The Cedar Falls Community Foundation grant application portal will be open April 15 – June 30. Grant applications will be accepted to the Rownd Trust (capital projects) and the Diamond Arts & History Fund. Applicants must be non-profit organizations and must submit through the CFCF portal at https://www.cf-communityfoundation.org/. Interested non-profits are encouraged to contact the Cedar Falls Community Foundation prior to making application to discuss their proposed project. Contact the Foundation at CFCF@cfu.net.

CFCF COVID-19 Response
The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has joined other metro funders to create the Black Hawk County COVID-19 Cooperative Disaster Response Fund. The intent of the fund is to be responsive to nonprofits serving Black Hawk 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. For more information: www.cfneia.org.

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation (CFCF) is a nationally accredited community foundation working with donors to make a difference in Cedar Falls. The Cedar Falls Community Foundation is located inside Farmers State Bank, 6th and Main Street, Cedar Falls, and is accessible by appointment, phone 319.243.9170, email: CFCF@cfu.net, and website: www.cf-communityfoundation.org.

Foundation News

9/22/2020

2020 CFCF Virtual Community Builder Celebration

Due to COVID-19 safety concerns and best practices protocols, the Cedar Falls Community Foundation pivoted to a virtual Community Builder Celebration in September. The event, filmed by Around the Corner Productions, will be shown on Cedar Falls Cable Channel 15 in October. The Community Builder Celebration includes a tribute to Dennis A. Downs, 2020 Melendy

8/11/2020

Cedar Falls Community Foundation Grants Made to Local Organizations

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation Board of Directors has approved grants to five area nonprofits totaling $33,250.00. Applications were accepted April through June to the Rownd Trust and the Diamond Arts and History Fund, through the Community Foundation’s online application portal at www.cf-communityfoundation.org The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra will receive $2,500 from the Diamond Arts