Past Community and Major Grant  Awards - Story County Community Foundation | Grants & Tax Credits

Past Community and Major Grant Awards

We are very pleased to announce that since 2005 Story County Community Foundation (SCCF) has awarded grants totaling over $1.2 million to benefit the county. Grants ranging from $300 to $25,000 have been awarded through our annual competitive grant process. This year alone SCCF has awarded $127,396 to 22 projects.

2018 Major Grant Awards

City of McCallsburg—$25,000

   Park shelter addition

The Salvation Army—$25,000

   Van for retail donation program

2018 Community Grant Awards

ACTOR's Inc.—$6,000

   Updated stage lighting

All Aboard for Kids—$4,310

   Computers for summer program serving children with autism       
   spectrum disorder

Bethany Lutheran Daycare—$6,000

   Quality improvements in early childhood development

Boys & Girls Clubs of Story County—$6,000

   Teen workforce development program

Children & Families of Iowa—$1,820

   SafeCare program training

City of Cambridge—$1,899

   Automated external defibrillator

Colo Public Library—$1,040

   Technology upgrade

Emergency Residence Project—$6,000

   Rapid re-housing program

Lutheran Services in Iowa—$2,580

   Behavioral-mental health therapy training and equipment

One Heart Equestrian Therapy, Inc.—$6,000

   A permanent home for One Heart

Raising Readers in Story County—$6,000     

   Books and materials for school readiness programs

   Recipient of the Suzan Shierholz Award*

Story City Greater Chamber Connection—$6,000

   Story City Antique Carousel pavilion renovation

Story County Dental Clinic—$6,000

   Digital x-ray sensor

Story County Extension and Outreach—$5,980

   STEM backpack project

Zearing Public Library—$2,675

   Computer center upgrade

Audrey Kennis, SCCF Advisory Board Member, (standing on the left) meets with Overflow Thrift Store staff and volunteers to discuss their 2017 community grant of $6,000 to expand the storage and display capacities of the store.  Grant recipient Ashley Maurer commented, “This grant allowed us to expand our mission to the local community and become a community hub for recycling and giving items to those in need.” 



    *The Suzan Shierholz Award highlights a grant that supports a better life for children, including grants that provide shelter,
      education or food for children and their families


Grants awarded in 2017click here

Grants awarded in 2016click here

Grants awarded in 2015click here

Grants awarded in 2014click here


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