DACF News: Sharon Gudenkauf supports a local cemetery forever

When board member Sharon Gudenkauf noticed her local cemetery was falling apart, she did the best thing she could; she started an endowment fund to support the necessary upkeep of the cemetery forever.


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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.