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The Cedar Falls Community Foundation works with donors with vision and passion who choose to leave a legacy that will make a positive impact for generations to come. There are many ways to leave a legacy gift. CFCF_PlannedGiving_IntentLetter

Contact the CFCF and we will work with your attorney, CPA, financial planner or other trusted advisor, to assist you in leaving a legacy that will benefit and enhance our community. Contact the Cedar Falls Community Foundation for more information.

There are many reasons to partner with the Cedar Falls Community Foundation to assist donors in leaving a legacy:

  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.

Donors with vision and passion can make a long-term impact in Cedar Falls in ways that are truly important to them. For more information, please contact us at 319-243-9170 or

Foundation News


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


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 The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra will receive $2,500 from the Diamond Arts