• The newest piece in the IWPA collection has been installed near the Great Lawn at Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park. Check it out.

    Meet "Big Mo" by world-renowned artist Mark di Suvero
  • The goal of FAMILY Inc. is to provide underserved families with the resources they need for their children to be healthy, safe and ready for school. Learn more.

    Home Visitation Program Empowers Parents, Encourages Children
  • Click here to learn more about frequently asked questions.

    We understand you many have questions about our new policies and procedures
  • The IWF Board recently approved changes to its grant application policies and procedures. The changes go into effect January 2015. Click here to learn more.

    New grant policies and procedures have been announced
  • The $4.5 million in grants will assist 18 entities and includes a $2.9 million grant to Council Bluffs Community School District to continue two successful programs, as well as funding for a study on the creation of a new program. Click here to learn more.

    2014 Third Quarter Grants Have Been Announced
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Since its inception, the Iowa West Foundation's grant program has awarded more than $300 million to improve the quality of life in our region. These stories highlight some of these grants and show the impact they make on our community. 

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