• Sponsored by the Iowa West Foundation, the annual celebration at Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park in Council Bluffs is back with events running May 26th-29th. See the website for more details.

    Save the Dates for Loessfest 2017
  • Iowa West Foundation’s $20,000 in “challenge funds” will be set aside strictly for nonprofits providing services in Pottawattamie County five days per week or more that meet the Foundation’s focus area criteria. Learn more.

    Iowa West Foundation Again Offering Incentives for Pottawattamie Gives!
Iowa West Foundation Email Signup
Sign-up to receive
email updates from the
Iowa West Foundation

Since its inception, the Iowa West Foundation's grant program has awarded more than $400 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. 

Recent Featured Grants
photo_gold
The Iowa West Foundation Board voted on Tuesday, March 21 to fund Phase I of t…

Conversations

Connect with us and our
thriving community.

Did You Know

The Iowa West Foundation wants to hear from you.
Take our quick poll.

For years, the Iowa West Foundation has been known as a “grantmaking” organization. However, we also invest in initiatives. Are you aware of the differences between the two? Learn more.

Answer *
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No

OUR VISION is a community where families choose to
live, and businesses choose to locate, because of its
quality of life and standard of living.

Iowa West Foundation    |    25 Main Place, Suite 550    |    Council Bluffs, Iowa    |    712-309-3000