• With input from the community, local artist Jeffrey Day designed functional signage for one of Council Bluffs' oldest parks. Read more.

    "Art in the Park" Signage Complete at Cochran Park
  • From the artist who designed “Rays” at Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park, Dan Corson is back in Council Bluffs with "Coherence," a temporary exhibit at the Harvester Artspace Lofts through August 22. Read more.

    Free "Coherence" Exhibit at the Harvester through August 22
  • During 2014, Iowa West announced $20 million in grants and initiatives for projects and programs in our community. Learn more.

    2014 Annual Report is out
  • Grants and initiatives will assist 28 nonprofit organizations and governmental entities with funding for projects and programs that directly impact southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska. Read more.

    Iowa West Foundation Awards $7.6 Million in Funding for Cycle 1 of 2015
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Since its inception, the Iowa West Foundation's grant program has awarded more than $300 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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