Community Foundation of Jackson County News

Jackson County Disaster Recovery Fund activated 

Foundations partner to support river tourism project

The scenic Maquoketa River traverses Delaware, Jones and Jackson Counties before spilling into the mighty Mississippi.

Briggs Elementary students seeing 20/20 thanks to Vision To Learn

Community Foundation of Jackson County supports free eye exams, glasses for kids 

Community Foundation grant helps Springbrook EMS transform paramedic response in Jackson County

In rural Jackson County, 85% of emergency medical services are run by volunteers. Early paramedic intervention to stabilize the patient condition is critical to the survival of cardiac, trauma and


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An affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, the Community Foundation of Jackson County was established in 1982 as the Maquoketa Area Foundation to help individuals throughout Jackson County make a positive impact on the communities they care about.