• Iowa West awarded more than 80 grants totaling more than $14 million last year. View the new and improved digital annual report.

    JUST RELEASED: The 2017 Annual Report
  • Director of Grants Programs Matthew Henkes answers the question: "What are you looking for?" with his tips on our Leadership Notes blog.

    5 Tips for the Due Diligence Process
  • Read how Tenisha Vawser's education turned her life around on our Grants At Work blog. The deadline to apply for STARS scholarships is Friday, Oct. 5.

    Deadline to Apply for STARS Scholarships is Friday, Oct. 5
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Since its inception, the Iowa West Foundation's grant program has awarded more than $430 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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