• See the full list of 22 non-profit organizations and government entities in southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska who received funding here. 

    $4 Million Awarded in Cycle 2 of 2017
  • Learn how the Foundation defines its role in the community and why on our Leadership Notes blog post by President and CEO Pete Tulipana. Read more.

    The Foundation's Role in Responsibility
  • In the past few years, in addition to awarding grants, IWF has begun to invest in “initiatives.” So how are these initiatives different than grants? Read more on the Leadership Notes blog by Pete Tulipana.

    The Difference Between Grants and Initiatives
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Since its inception, the Iowa West Foundation's grant program has awarded more than $400 million to improve the quality of life in our region. These stories highlight some of these grants and show the impact they make on our community. 

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