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Jones County Community Foundation: Grantmaking Impact

The Jones County Endowment Fund transitioned to the Jones County Community Foundation this past year and affiliated with the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque.

Community Foundation of Jackson County: Inspired to set a new course

The Community Foundation of Jackson County affiliated with the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque in January of 2013.

Foundation for the Future of Delaware County: Community Impact

The Greeley Fire Department is known as an ambitious bunch. Inspired by a call to serve the safety needs of their community, the department planned and built a new fire station last year.

Dyersville Area Community Foundation: Inspired to Preserve History

Members of the New Vienna Area Historical Society are excited about sharing stories of their community’s past. 

Clayton County Foundation for the Future: Inspired by Memories

When Dustin Eglseder passed away from osteosarcoma at the age of 23, his family wanted a way to keep his memory alive for generations to come.

Allamakee County Community Foundation: Healthy Impact

Veterans Memorial Healthcare Foundation leaders were inspired this past year to make robust plans for their future through the Veterans Memorial Healthcare Endowment to Educate, Retain and Recruit.

Inspiring Beauty for All Ages: Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

In 1980, the Tri-State Gardening Club leased a section of city park for $1 a year to plant roses, hostas and conifers.  

Giving Back to Help Kids Succeed: Anderson-Weber Toyota

When brothers Jeff and Tim Weber took over their family’s business in 1999, they were inspired by Anderson-Weber Toyota’s strong tradition of community involvement.

Making Local Dreams Come True: James and Susan Lindsay

James and Susan Lindsay know a thing or two about commitment; this past July, they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.


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Founded in 2002, the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque strengthens communities and inspires giving. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life throughout Northeast Iowa by serving donors, making grants to local nonprofit organizations, and providing community leadership through convening and collaboration. Guided by the values of integrity, equity and inclusion, collaboration, excellence and innovation, we seek to ensure a vibrant and inclusive Greater Dubuque region with resources and opportunity for all.