Legacy and Planned Giving

Your legacy is important.  The Cedar Falls Community Foundation can help you choose the best way to create and support your community legacy.  You can create a fund that will be ongoing or one that is established to support a specific project.  You may decide to create an unrestricted fund with the goal of building a flexible and responsive community endowment that can respond to changing and emerging needs.  Funds can be established under your will or by an agreement during your life.

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation is an accredited community foundation and its donors have access to Endow Iowa tax credits.

All potential donors are encouraged to consult with their personal tax advisors, accountants, or attorneys before making donations.  The Cedar Falls Community Foundation will work with you and your trusted advisor to create a legacy that is best suited to meeting your goals.

Foundation News

12/17/2019

Cedar Falls Community Foundation Awards $20,000 in Scholarships

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has awarded four $5,000 scholarships from the Robert Eller Study Abroad Endowment to support UNI students studying abroad during the Spring 2020 semester. The Robert Eller Study Abroad Endowment was established by emeritus UNI Education Media Specialist Robert Eller to foster the educational, professional, and personal growth of undergraduate students

8/15/2019

2019 Competitive Grants to be Awarded September 26

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation has announced recipients of its 2019 competitive grant cycle. In making the announcement Cynthia Sweet, executive director, said, “It is inspiring to read grant applications and realize that these are only a small portion of the many meaningful and community-enhancing projects occurring in Cedar Falls. The Cedar Falls Community Foundation