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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance
the Quality of Life in the Local Community

Community Betterment Grant

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City of Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau

Deadline Date:

10/29/21 4:00 PM Receipt


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Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and agencies for projects to enhance the quality of life in the local community in eligible locations. Funding is intended for initiatives that have a positive impact on the city, such as capital improvements, equipment purchases, and operating expenses for special projects. Proposals should have a positive and lasting effect on the Cedar Falls area and should have broad community support.

Community Betterment Grants are distributed to local, not-for-profit or government agencies for the projects that contribute to the betterment or positive image of the city. Fundable projects could include special equipment purchases as well as capital improvements, including new construction, renovation, restoration, and installation of fixtures. Operating expenses for special projects may also be considered.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 138481

Term of Contract:

Organizations and/or projects will be funded for one year. Successful applicants are not guaranteed future funding.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Community Betterment Grants are distributed to local, not-for-profit or government agencies.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are typically sought in the fall, with notification occurring in December and funds made available the following fiscal year, which is July to June.

The Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau must receive all applications, no later than 4pm Friday, October 29, 2021.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Mail or email applications to:
Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau
6510 Hudson Road, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613
(319) 268-4266 Fax (319) 277-9707

Please contact the office at 319-268-4266 for additional information or if you would like to receive notification when applications are open.

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