Strengthening Communities Grant

    Strengthening Communities Grants provide support to organizations committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility for costs associated with the renovation and maintenance of facility infrastructure at facilities located in cities with a population of less than 28,000 as determined by the 2010 federal decennial census.

    • Who: Federally tax exempt 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations incorporated and physically located in an Iowa city with a population of less than 28,000 as determined by the 2010 federal decennial census and committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
    • What: $10,000 - $100,000 with a required 1:1/2 match
    • When: Application will close November 20, 2020 for facility improvement projects taking place January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2023.

    How to Apply

    1. Read the grant guidelines
    2. Watch the Webinar
    3. Apply online

    Manage Your Grant

    See the Grantee Handbook (FY20) or the Grantee Handbook (FY21) to learn how to manage your grant, including contract compliance and publicity.

    Final Report
    As a grant recipient, you must complete the final report form at the end of the process and share the impact of the project on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility in Iowa.


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