Professional Advisors

As an attorney, CPA, financial planner or other trusted advisor, you are aware that many of your clients are interested in leaving a legacy that will benefit and enhance our community. While some donors know and understand the causes that they wish to support, others may desire guidance and information in assessing and determining where community needs and opportunities are the greatest. We encourage you and your clients to contact the Cedar Falls Community Foundation for information and to answer questions that will assist you and them in making an informed giving decision.

There are many reasons to partner with the Cedar Falls Community Foundation to make your clients’ wishes a reality:

  1. We provide personalized service tailored to individual charitable goals.
  2. Our Board is composed entirely of Cedar Falls residents and is focused on the needs and opportunities present in our community.
  3. We provide access to a high quality professionally managed investment portfolio that has a long term track record of providing outstanding investment results.
  4. The fees for our services are reasonable and cost effective, particularly when compared to other providers.
  5. We are committed to helping donors build a legacy thru endowments and other gift vehicles.

We look forward to working with you and your clients to make an impact in Cedar Falls in ways that are truly important to them. For more information, please contact us at 319-243-9170 or cfcf@cfu.net.

Foundation News

3/31/2020

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

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/.

1/21/2020

Nominations being accepted for the Melendy Spirit Award

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation is accepting nominations for the Melendy Spirit Award. The Melendy Spirit Award is open to individuals, families, groups, or organizations who, as Cedar Falls residents, have made outstanding community contributions that have enhanced, improved, or positively affected the overall quality of life in Cedar Falls, through philanthropic or other means.