• The annual celebration at Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park in Council Bluffs is partnering with popular area festivals, Taste of Omaha and Maha Music Festival this year. See the full list of events. 

    Loessfest 2015 May 23-31
  • Regional partnership seeks to address lack of access for 400 students in Pottawattamie Co. by 2020 with full-ride scholarships to Iowa Western Community College. Read more.

    Iowa West Foundation Launches Pottawattamie Promise Initiative
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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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