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Women's Fund Grant

Women's Fund grants are available to projects that address issues that lead to long-term change for Black Hawk County and Cedar Valley women, girls and families in the areas of: education and literacy, poverty and homelessness, violence and safety, health and healthcare.

The Women’s Fund, as advised by Women in Philanthropy members and the Community Foundation, awards grants to organizations that are able to make the best use of an impact grant. Priority will be given to opportunities that provide a response to critical and urgent needs, initiate bold new ventures, and foster new approaches to ongoing problems. Project requests of up to $10,000 will be accepted.

Dates May Vary From Year To Year
Open: August 10
Application Due: October 31
Awarded in: December
How to Apply
  1. Review our Grant Guidelines to see if you qualify for this grant.
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