• Tune In for Stories of Generosity and Transformation

    In our new podcast, Rethinking Rural, we talk with residents of the Dubuque region about what drives them to make a difference in their community.

  • Bridging Brain Health Gaps

    With the Community Foundation’s leadership, Dubuque is making strides to increase access to services and remove the stigma around mental illness.

  • A Year of Uncertainty — and Impact

    In the past year, community members gave generously to the Disaster Recovery Fund to make a difference for neighbors in need. Read about fund's impact and how you can support the community for the future.

  • Get the New DEI Toolkit

    We've created a resource to help businesses and nonprofits build diversity, equity and inclusion learning plans for staff.


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Community leaders in rural areas have embraced the community foundation model as a platform to build philanthropic funds in support of community needs.

Featured Video: A View of Forever

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