Donors

Donors Work with The Cedar Falls Community Foundation

Residents of Cedar Falls enjoy many wonderful quality of life opportunities due, in part, to the generosity of Cedar Falls residents. Whether it is capital improvement projects or programs for youth, families, or adults, the citizens of Cedar Falls and vicinity enjoy an exceptional quality of life because of the generosity of our residents. The Cedar Falls Community Foundation was established to assist Cedar Falls in remaining a prosperous, growing, and progressive community for all of its citizens by assisting the establishment of endowments, donor advised funds, and other philanthropic giving.

Examples of projects and programs that have benefited from the Cedar Falls Community Foundation include, the Cedar Falls Recreation Center, College Hill Art Festival, the recreational trail system, downtown lighting, Cedar Falls Community Center, James and Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts, Veterans Memorial Park, the McLeod Center, Cedar Falls Woman’s Club, Paw Park, and Skate Park, to name a few. We encourage you to be a donor by endowing a cultural, recreational or civic opportunity for your family, friends and neighbors.

Community foundations serve their local communities. The Cedar Falls Community Foundation is dedicated to Cedar Falls and vicinity. The Trustees are from the community and are dedicated to strengthening the quality of life in Cedar Falls. Donors to the Cedar Falls Community Foundation can be assured of the proper stewardship of their gifts and that funds will directed according to their objectives. This assures you that the legacy you leave will benefit citizens of Cedar Falls into the future.

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 and is available on YouTube. The Community Builder Celebration includes a tribute to

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