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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois Grant Program

Grants to Iowa, Illinois & Wisconsin Non-Profits for
Arts, Health & Other Programs that Benefit Children

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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

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Grants to Illinois, Eastern Iowa and Grant County, Wisconsin non-profit organizations, public agencies, government agencies and faith-based organizations providing innovative and effective programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children. Specifically, programs must focus on the following four areas: civic and social services, health and fitness education, art and music therapy programs, and health care and medical research.

Not Funded:
• Projects that primarily serve people over 21 years of age
• Advertising and fundraising drives
• Partisan, political or denominational programs
• Salaries or administrative expenses, including rent
• Travel and related expenses
• Intermediary funding agencies
• Endowment campaigns
• Capital campaigns
• Pass through grants (non-profit organizations that ask RMHC for funds to distribute to other not-for profit organizations)

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 142735

Term of Contract:

The Foundation requires that a detailed accounting of all funds along with a follow-up report and digital photo be submitted no more than six months from the date of the award.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

-An organization must be designated as a 501(c)(3) or a tax-exempt organization as defined under the IRS code (public agency, government agency or faith-based organization) and must furnish their IRS Letter of Determination.

-Organizations must provide programming within:

Wisconsin: Grant County.

Iowa: Benton, Cedar, Dubuque, Jackson, Bremer, Chickasaw, Fayette, Johnson, Blackhawk, Clayton, Jones, Buchanan, Delaware, Iowa, Linn, Clinton, or Washington Counties.

Illinois: Rock Island, Jo Daviess, Carroll, Ogle, Whiteside, Lee, Henry, Bureau, Mercer, Henderson, Warren, Knox, Hancock or McDonough Counties.

Not Eligible:
-Organizations that have previously received RMHC grant funds and did not meet the follow-up procedures (complete the form and/or interview).

Contact Information:

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

RMHC of Eastern Iowa
730 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52246

Kristin Roberts
Telephone: (319 356-4578

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Illinois;   Iowa;   Wisconsin

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