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The Greater Jefferson County Foundation Grant

Grants to Jefferson County, Iowa Nonprofits for
Capital Projects and Operating Expenses

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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The Greater Jefferson County Foundation

Deadline Date:

06/01/19 4:00 PM Receipt by Email or Fax or Postmarked by Date.


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Grants to Jefferson County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for capital projects and operating expenses. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, and charitable projects that will benefit local residents. Communities that have benefited from this program include Fairfield, Batavia, Libertyville, Lockridge, Pleasant Plain, and Packwood.

Grant applications will be reviewed on the following criteria:
- Benefit to residents of Jefferson County, IA
- Number of residents who will be affected
- According to Foundation Board policy, grants are to be used only for capital expenditures, however, some operational projects may be considered if proper documentation is included.
- Past grant history to/of your organization, including return of proofs of purchases

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 181557

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nonprofits that benefit Jefferson County, Iowa are eligible. Applications will not be considered unless there is an IRS Determination Letter attached to the application.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant applications are accepted each year beginning May 1st with a deadline of 4:00 PM on June 1st. Grants are then awarded and distributed in August or September.

All applicants should call or email the Foundation office to confirm receipt of their grant application.

All grant applicants will be notified as to their approval or denial. Checks for the amount granted will be included with the notification of approval.

Contact Information:

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

Online Grant Application:

Printable grant applications are available in Supporting Documents below.

Questions should be directed to the attention of Barbara Kistler, administrative assistant at the Foundation office by phone, fax, or mail.

The Greater Jefferson County Foundation
P.O. Box 1325
Fairfield, IA 52556
Phone/fax: 641.472.0758

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Iowa: Jefferson County