Restoring Nature’s Solutions

April 22, 2019

In 2008, flooding devastated Waterloo, Cedar Falls and many other communities along the Cedar River Basin, and the threat remains. Water quality in Iowa is an issue that will impact future generations. What is one solution to both problems? Oxbow wetlands can make a significant... Read Story

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Professional Advisor Education Series Kicks Off

March 13, 2019

CFNEIA's Professional Advisor Continuing Education Series is for advisors looking for ways to help their clients reach their charitable and financial goals. The first event in the series, held on January 16, provided a market update by Dave Smith, CFA, Managing Partner, Marquette Associates Inc.... Read Story

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Helping Students Believe and Achieve

March 13, 2019

It's hard to believe in yourself when you don't have a support system encouraging you and supporting your efforts. For many students across Iowa, this is their reality. Thankfully, iJAG (Iowa Job's for American Graduates) is helping students believe in themselves, which leads to achievements... Read Story

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Making Her Community A Better Place

March 12, 2019

Catherine Ann Livingston was a native of Cedar Falls, Iowa and believed in making her community a better place for everyone. An active community advocate, Catherine wanted to make an impact in a way that would touch lives of future generations. She did this through... Read Story

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A Safe Space for Creative Voices

March 12, 2019

It's Sunday evening at 800 Broadway Street in Waterloo and a group of youth from a wide range of ages and backgrounds gathers at the former church building. They gather to be part of something, to create something, to share something, to stretch their civic imagination. They come... Read Story