Dyersville Area Community Foundation News

Beloved kindergarten teacher leaves a legacy

As a kindergarten teacher for more than three decades, Jeanne Coppola’s mission was simple but powerful: Help her students discover a love for learning.

Melissa Douglas Hired as Foundation Coordinator

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Dyersville Area Community Foundation Supports Quality Child Care

The Dyersville Area Community Foundation started The Kid Project Community Child Care Center in the late 1980s and has served as overseer for this successful child care program ever since.

Top Six Estate Planning Myths

From Johni Hayes, Senior Vice President of Thompson & Associates 

Donated Bicycles Give Visitors a Warm Welcome

The Dyersville Area Community Foundation’s (DACF) mission is to connect donors with philanthropic causes they love.

Dyersville Campaign for Grade-Level Reading focuses on school attendance, literacy

Grant provides children’s books in Spanish

In Dyersville, a community effort combats summer learning loss

Supported by the Campaign for Grade Level Reading, St. Mark Youth Enrichment wraps up its fifth Heroes Summer Academy


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About Us

An affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, the Dyersville Area Community Foundation connects donors with philanthropic causes they love.  Gifts to Foundation endowments have grown over the last ten years in large part because they are eligible for the 25% Endow Iowa tax credit.