Community Betterment Grants

Community betterment grants allow the Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation to assess and respond to the community’s most pressing needs, today and into the future.

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Instant Impact Grant

This grant program is available to nonprofit organizations (501(c)(3)) or public entities located in Poweshiek County.

Priority will be given to new grant projects (not previously reviewed by PCA) that are innovative and/or collaborative and provide:

Cultural and educational
Recreational and wellness support
Community enhancement
Physical and mental health support

Use the buttons below to learn more about the program and documents needed to submit a proposal.

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PCA & Community Fund Grants

Grants are focused on projects that address the needs of residents within Poweshiek County.

Projects of particular interest are those providing:

Cultural, educational, and recreational opportunities
Enhance the safety, beauty, and economic vitality of the county

Projects/programs that will benefit more than one community in the county are encouraged, and preference will be given to applications seeking matching funds, or to organizations seeking to collaborate with other local nonprofits.

Poweshiek County Alliance Grant Program – Due by 5 pm on Friday, January 26, 2024.


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