Community Foundation of Jackson County Awards $30,500 to Support Jackson County Nonprofits

JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa—The Community Foundation of Jackson County announced the recipients of the 2019 spring grantmaking cycle on Tuesday, June 25, at Hurstville Interpretive Center. Grants totaling $30,500 were awarded to the following organizations:

  • Dolly Parton Imagination Library of Jackson County - $2,500

More Fun with Dolly!

  • Maquoketa Farmers Market - $3,000

2019 Community Cupboard Voucher Program

  • Mindful Minutes for Schools - $3,000

Yoga and Mindfulness in the Bellevue Elementary Schools

  • East Central Development Corporation/East Central Intergovernmental Association - $7,000

Everyone Deserves a Chance at the American Dream

  • Vision to Learn - $15,000

Jackson County Vision to Learn

The Community Foundation of Jackson County, an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, awards grants in the areas of Health and Human Services; Education, Neighborhoods and Community Development; Environment; Children, Youth and Families; and Arts and Culture, including historic preservation.

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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.