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Grant Year Grantee Title Amount
2019 Green Hills AEA Multi-Year Funding 2019 $1,100,000.00
2019 Omaha Children’s Museum Multi-Year Funding Year 2 $45,000.00
2019 Opera Omaha Multi-Year Funding Year 2 $25,000.00
2019 Manning Betterment Foundation Playground Safe Surfacing Tile Updates $3,000.00
2019 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS 2019/2020 $345,000.00
2019 Community Education Foundation, Inc. TradeWorks Academy $200,000.00
2019 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Pottawattamie Promise 2019-2020 $700,000.00
2019 FAMILY, Inc. Raise Me to Read $170,400.00
2018 Green Hills AEA Multi-Year Funding Year 3 $1,100,000.00
2018 Omaha Children’s Museum Multi-Year Funding Year 1 $45,000.00
2018 Opera Omaha Multi-Year Funding Year 1 $25,000.00
2018 Heartland Family Service Lewis Central Children’s Mental Health Program $160,000.00
2018 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Programming $1,212.00
2018 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Pottawattamie Promise 2018-2019 $595,000.00
2018 FAMILY, Inc. Raise Me to Read $35,000.00
2018 Fontenelle Forest Environmental Education Programming For Iowa $4,521.00
2018 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Pottawattamie Promise 2018-2019 $483,928.00
2018 Inclusive Communities IC Youth Programming Support $8,000.00
2018 City of Atlantic Library Main Level Interior Renovation $30,000.00
2018 FAMILY, Inc. Raise Me to Read $100,000.00
2018 Omaha Conservatory of Music Council Bluffs String Sprouts $22,500.00
2018 Council Bluffs Community School District International Baccalaureate Program Year 3 $365,000.00
2018 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska MOEC MATH (Mathematics At The High School) Cohort $50,000.00
2017 Green Hills AEA Multi-Year Funding Year 2 $1,100,000.00
2017 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Partner School Program $45,000.00
2017 Inclusive Communities IC Youth Programming Support $8,000.00
2017 Iowa JAG, Inc. Engaging, Educating and Empowering Students in Council Bluffs and Red Oak $20,000.00
2017 Omaha Theater Company Rose Theater Field Trips for Council Bluffs First Graders $7,112.50
2017 Joslyn Art Museum Kent Bellows Mentoring Program $20,500.00
2017 Omaha Conservatory of Music Council Bluffs String Sprouts $35,500.00
2017 Council Bluffs Community School District International Baccalaureate Program $404,000.00
2017 Avoca Hancock Shelby Tennant Walnut Community Schools Rural Superintendents $85,492.00
2017 Tri-Center Community School District After-Care Program & Preschool Furniture $50,000.00
2017 Omaha Symphony Association Adventures in Music $25,000.00
2017 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Classroom Grants For Teachers 2017-2018 $15,000.00
2017 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS 2017/2018 $426,775.00
2017 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 Building Healthy Relationships Through Theatre in Council Bluffs $9,150.00
2016 Omaha Theater Company School Field Trips for Council Bluffs First Graders $7,112.50
2016 Promise Partners – Pottawattamie County Alliance for Youth Youth Philanthropy, Grantmaking, & Community Networking $20,000.00
2016 Iowa Newspaper Foundation Southwest Iowa Newspapers In Education Program $18,500.00
2016 Joslyn Art Museum Kent Bellows Mentoring Program $16,700.00
2016 Omaha Zoological Society Education and Exploration Center $500,000.00
2016 City of Council Bluffs Council Bluffs Newspaper Archive (1857-2002) Library $120,000.00
2016 Omaha Symphony Association 2016/17 Adventures in Music in Southwest Iowa $26,000.00
2016 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Teacher Classroom Grants 2016-17 $25,000.00
2016 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS 2016-17 $342,818.00
2016 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Girl Scout STEM Program $3,000.00
2016 KANEKO Creative Catalysts $2,362.00
2016 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Impact Iowa $28,927.50
2016 FAMILY, Inc. Raise Me to Read $35,000.00
2016 Council Bluffs Community School District International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program, Year 1 $186,000.00
2016 Council Bluffs Community School District Summer School 2017 and 2018 $1,342,833.00
2015 Eckels Memorial Library 2015 Collection Development $2,000.00
2015 Green Hills AEA Pottawattamie County Preschool Collaboration 15-16 $1,100,000.00
2015 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Volunteer and Parent Engagement Systems $7,500.00
2015 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Pottawattamie Promise Iowa Western Community College $1,849,170.00
2015 Joslyn Art Museum Kent Bellows Mentoring Program $15,600.00
2015 FAMILY, Inc. CB Reads! An IWF/United Way of the Midlands Initiative in partnership with FAMILY, Inc. $225,000.00
2015 FAMILY, Inc. General Operating Support $146,500.00
2015 Omaha Conservatory of Music String Sprouts Expansion 2015-16 $30,000.00
2015 Council Bluffs Community School District Council Bluffs Stadium and Athletic Fields $1,000,000.00
2015 Council Bluffs Community School District Prepare for Promise Program $398,372.00
2015 Audubon County Early Childhood Organization The Children’s Nest $40,000.00
2015 West Pottawattamie County Agricultural Extension District West Pottawattamie County 4-H $57,500.00
2015 Riverside Community School District Riverside Community School-Pottawattamie Promise Program $76,344.00
2015 Heartland Family Service Lewis Central Children’s Mental Health (2 years) $300,000.00
2015 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Classroom Grants for the 2015-2016 School Year $25,000.00
2015 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS Program (1 year) $369,526.00
2015 Omaha Theater Company Rose Theater Field Trips for Council Bluffs First Graders $9,452.00
2015 Hearts and Hugs Day Care, Inc. New facility renovation $10,000.00
2015 University of Iowa Foundation Statewide Summer School/Third Grade Reading Research Project $50,000.00
2015 Green Hills AEA Multi-Year Funding $1,100,000.00
2015 Omaha Symphony Association 2015/16 Adventures in Music $15,000.00
2015 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Partner School Program $40,000.00
2015 African Culture Connection 2016 CEF & ACC School Residencies Project $19,000.00
2015 Iowa JAG, Inc. iJAG: Expanding Student Supports Across the Region $35,000.00
2014 Green Hills AEA Pott. Co. Preschool Collaboration 14-15 $1,100,000.00
2014 Ballet Nebraska Giselle 2014 $25,000.00
2014 SuccessLink Database program with local school districts $24,894.08
2014 City of Villisca Library Roof Restoration $10,875.00
2014 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 Building Healthy Relationship Skills with Theatre $4,445.00
2014 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Orchestral Music Education and Enrichment Program in Council Bluffs and Southwest Iowa $18,000.00
2014 Ballet Nebraska Season 5 Nutcracker & Momentum $85,000.00
2014 Council Bluffs Community School District Council Bluffs Stadium and Athletic Fields $2,500,000.00
2014 Heartland Family Service Lewis Central Community Schools – Mental Health Initiative $150,943.00
2014 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Classroom Grants for the 2014-15 School Year $33,500.00
2014 Manning Betterment Foundation MCCC Expansion $12,500.00
2014 Council Bluffs Community School District School Administrative Managers, Summer School & Int’l Baccalaureate program $2,893,285.00
2014 Friends of the Griswold Public Library Technology Upgrade $1,500.00
2014 Union Pacific Museum Association Education Coordinator $22,500.00
2014 College of Saint Mary Latina Summer Academy 2015 $4,500.00
2014 Omaha Symphony Association 2014/15 Adventures in Music for Southwest Iowa $30,300.00
2014 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Partner School Program $40,000.00
2014 Iowa West Foundation Iowa West Opportunity Scholarship Program – class of 2015 $400,000.00
2014 Iowa Newspaper Foundation Southwest Iowa Newspapers in Education Program $18,500.00
2014 Applied Information Management Institute College Access Program Scholarships (Class of 2018) $28,000.00
2014 Applied Information Management Institute College Access Program (2017-2018) $333,000.00
2014 African Culture Connection 2015 CEF/ACC Arts Education Project $20,000.00
2014 Iowa JAG, Inc. iJAG: Supporting Student Success in Council Bluffs $40,000.00
2013 College of Saint Mary Latina Summer Academy 2013 $5,000.00
2013 Bluffs Arts Council Concert Series 2013: Music in the Parks; Holiday Concert $10,000.00
2013 Green Hills AEA Pott County PreSchool Collaboration $1,100,000.00
2013 El Museo Latino 2013-VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS FOR AT-RISK CHILDREN $10,000.00
2013 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Classroom Grant 2013-14 $33,500.00
2013 Omaha Community Playhouse Nebraska Theatre Caravan Community Outreach $50,000.00
2013 FAMILY, Inc. General Operating Support $115,000.00
2013 Bluffs Arts Council Work of Art: Business Skills for Artists $4,500.00
2013 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Music Education Programs in Council Bluffs and Surrounding Areas $18,000.00
2013 IPBN Foundation Broadcast Facilities Operation $225,000.00
2013 Ballet Nebraska Snow White 2013 $10,000.00
2013 Iowa JAG, Inc. Council Bluffs iJAG: Program Support for Success $40,000.00
2013 Iowa Western Commmunity College Information Technology Work-ready Internships $101,187.00
2013 Eckels Memorial Library Collection Development $2,500.00
2013 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Partner School Program $45,000.00
2013 Children’s Imagination Station Daycare and Preschool Moving Bodies, Building Minds $3,625.00
2013 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 Building Healthy Relationship Skills with Theatre $8,500.00
2013 Inclusive Communities Youth Programming $10,000.00
2013 Iowa Newspaper Foundation Southwest Iowa Newspaper In Education Program $18,500.00
2013 Carstens 1880 Farmstead, Inc. Carstens Restorations #2 $15,000.00
2013 Joslyn Art Museum Museum to the Classroom $20,000.00
2013 Humanities Iowa Speakers Bureau Programs for Rural Southwest Iowa $4,500.00
2013 Council Bluffs Community School District Transitional Facility $407,500.00
2013 Omaha Zoological Society Garden of the Senses Pre-K Classroom $100,000.00
2013 Buena Vista University Expanded Student Opportunities through Telepresence $18,000.00
2013 City of Corning New Computers for Staff & Patrons $1,700.00
2013 Green Hills AEA Summer 2014 Leadership Academies $27,000.00
2013 Green Hills AEA Regional CTE Institute Planning $50,000.00
2013 Omaha Symphony Association 2013/14 Adventures in Music for Southwest Iowa $57,870.00
2013 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Grocery Store $15,000.00
2013 Opera Omaha Cinderella $30,000.00
2013 Iowa West Foundation Iowa West Opportunity Scholarship Program – class of 2014 $495,000.00
2013 Center for the Advancement of Self-Sufficiency Incorporated Enriching Lives through Assistive Technology Project $15,000.00
2013 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Girl Scout Leadership Experience $15,000.00
2013 Applied Information Management Institute College Access Program 2014 $344,415.00
2013 African Culture Connection 2014 Continuation and Expansion of School Residency Programs in Council Bluffs $21,575.00
2013 Ballet Nebraska Momentum 4: featuring Party Animals $20,000.00
2013 Council Bluffs Community School District Secondary Schools’ Instructional Coaching $740,461.00
2013 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education 2014 $8,000.00
2012 City of Council Bluffs Library RFID Project $150,000.00
2012 College of Saint Mary Latina Summer Academy (LSA) $7,500.00
2012 Green Hills AEA Pottawattamie County Preschool Project $1,100,000.00
2012 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Continuing STARS Scholarship Program $604,800.00
2012 Inclusive Communities 2012 IncluCity I $10,000.00
2012 Bluffs Arts Council Concert Series 2012; Movies in the Park 2012 $8,000.00
2012 Opera Omaha The Magic Flute $25,000.00
2012 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Scouting for Underserved Girls $10,000.00
2012 Chanticleer, Inc. Sustain 2012 $74,000.00
2012 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Music Education and Enrichment Programs in Council Bluffs $18,500.00
2012 African American Heritage Foundation Continuing Access to African American Heritage and Culture $6,000.00
2012 Ballet Nebraska Nutcracker 2012 $15,000.00
2012 Glenwood Public Library Foundation Living Literacy Lab $35,000.00
2012 100 Black Men of Omaha, Inc. 100 Academy of Omaha $5,000.00
2012 City of Council Bluffs Technology Upgrade $44,500.00
2012 Bluffs Arts Council Louis Grell Art Exhibit $1,000.00
2012 The Durham Museum Scholars in Residence education series $10,000.00
2012 Omaha Children’s Museum Omaha Children’s Museum Partner School Program $40,000.00
2012 Iowa West Foundation Iowa West Opportunity Scholarship Program $1,700,000.00
2012 Iowa Newspaper Foundation Western Iowa Newspapers In Education Program $18,500.00
2012 Ballet Nebraska Staff Capacity Building $5,000.00
2012 Lied Public Library Teen Technology @ the Library $1,150.00
2012 City of Council Bluffs Council Bluffs: Proud Past – Bright Future $40,000.00
2012 Green Hills AEA Summer 2013 Leadership Academies $70,000.00
2012 Omaha Symphony Association Adventures in Music for Southwest Iowa $51,025.00
2012 Our House Child Development Center Computers $3,000.00
2012 African Culture Connection ACC Annual Residency Projects $15,000.00
2012 Joslyn Art Museum Museum to the Classroom $20,000.00
2012 Ballet Nebraska Alice in Wonderland $20,000.00
2012 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education 2013 $12,500.00
2011 College of Saint Mary 2011 Latina Summer Academy $3,000.00
2011 Lenox Public Library 2/3 new computers. $1,500.00
2011 Green Hills AEA Pottawattamie County Preschool Project $1,200,000.00
2011 Nebraska Writers Collective Poets on Loan $1,500.00
2011 Council Bluffs Community School District Support for SAMs Program in 7 schools $1,361,038.00
2011 Eckels Memorial Library Collection Development $5,000.00
2011 Bluffs Arts Council Concert Series 2011-2012 $5,000.00
2011 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Music Education Opportunities for Council Bluffs Youth $10,000.00
2011 Language & Culture School of Omaha (LACSO) Rapid English for Latinos $3,500.00
2011 Ballet Nebraska Dracula 2011 $7,500.00
2011 Iowa JAG, Inc. Council Bluffs iJAG: General Operating Support $40,000.00
2011 Bluffs Arts Council Black Squirrel Year Round Arts Classes $2,500.00
2011 Green Hills AEA Senior Year Capstone Project $37,500.00
2011 Our House Child Development Center Playground Enhancement Project $5,000.00
2011 Omaha Children’s Museum OCM Partner School Program $30,000.00
2011 Carstens 1880 Farmstead, Inc. Pingel’s Hybrids Exhibit $10,000.00
2011 Women’s Center for Advancement From High School to Self-Sufficiency $5,000.00
2011 Green Hills AEA Summer Leadership Academies $80,000.00
2011 Omaha Symphony Association Adventures in Music for southwest Iowa $60,000.00
2011 El Museo Latino VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS FOR AT-RISK YOUTH $10,000.00
2011 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Classroom Grants $26,700.00
2011 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Operational request $95,000.00
2011 Joslyn Art Museum Museum to the Classroom $20,000.00
2011 Ballet Nebraska Momentum 2012 $7,500.00
2011 Humanities Iowa Speakers Bureau for Rural Southwest Iowa $2,850.00
2011 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education 2012 $8,000.00
2011 Omaha Zoological Society Aquarium Education and Outreach Programs $75,000.00
2010 College of Saint Mary 2010 Latina Summer Academy $4,000.00
2010 Bluffs Arts Council Concert and Film Series 2010-2011 $10,000.00
2010 Green Hills AEA Pottawattamie County Preschool Project $1,000,000.00
2010 Omaha Children’s Museum Discovery Dome/Mobile Planitarium Outreach $10,000.00
2010 El Museo Latino Educational Programming $15,000.00
2010 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Graduating is Our Norm $46,158.00
2010 Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands School-Based Mentoring Concentrated Program Pilot $30,000.00
2010 American Lung Association of the Central States serving Nebraska Camp Superkids $5,000.00
2010 Joslyn Art Museum Young Artist Mentoring Programs $3,000.00
2010 Christian Home Association – Children’s Square U.S.A. Children’s Center – Expansion of Services $14,000.00
2010 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Aim for the Stars in Out of School Time $5,000.00
2010 Green Hills AEA Enhancing Technology in Rural Schools in Pottawattamie County $100,000.00
2010 Camp Fire USA Midlands Council, Inc. Youth Empowerment $10,000.00
2010 Children’s Imagination Station Daycare and Preschool Creating Connections $1,983.82
2010 Society of American Military Engineers Omaha Post Student Mentoring Program $2,500.00
2010 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS Scholarship Expansion Program $458,199.40
2010 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Grant Writer/Development & Events Coordinator $123,800.60
2010 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 RESPECT: Building Healthy Relationship Skills with Theatre $10,000.00
2010 Inclusive Communities IncluCity I 2010 $4,500.00
2010 Omaha Public Library Foundation Technology Enhancements $5,000.00
2010 African American Heritage Foundation “20th Century African American Experience” $3,000.00
2010 Joslyn Art Museum Albert Paley: Celebrating a Contemporary American Sculptor Exhibition $17,000.00
2010 Ballet Nebraska Fall 2010 Swing Production $10,000.00
2010 The ARTery Dancing Classrooms $1,000.00
2010 Humanities Iowa Voices from the Prairie Annual Iowa Writers Celebration featuring David Plowden $1,000.00
2010 El Museo Latino VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS FOR AT-RISK YOUTH $20,000.00
2010 Strategic Air & Space Museum ‘Wright Brothers: Birth of Aviaton’, Education Program $5,000.00
2010 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Feasibility Study for the Community Education Foundation $15,000.00
2010 Iowa Newspaper Foundation Newspapers In Education $17,000.00
2010 Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska Family Rights Education $5,000.00
2010 Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Read for Peace $15,000.00
2010 Kids and Kinship Program funding and new support staff $5,000.00
2010 Bluffs Arts Council General Operating Support $20,000.00
2010 Green Hills AEA Summer Leadership Academies $75,000.00
2010 Omaha Symphony Association Adventures in Music! – Omaha Symphony’s comprehensive education programs $80,000.00
2010 The Durham Museum Scholars in Residence Education Series $10,000.00
2010 Centro Latino of Iowa Family Literacy and Child Care $15,000.00
2010 Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc. Council Bluffs Outreach Concerts $5,600.00
2010 African Culture Connection Capacity Building and Third Annual ACC Residency Project $10,200.00
2010 Joslyn Art Museum Museum to the Classroom: Third Thursdays for Teachers $25,000.00
2010 Ballet Nebraska Momentum $20,000.00
2010 NorthStar Foundation The Compass Program: Pointing Students in the Right Direction $26,187.00
2010 West Pottawattamie County Agricultural Extension District 4-H $14,000.00
2010 Mercy Housing Midwest Building Potential with Out-of-School Time Activities $10,000.00
2009 City of Council Bluffs Continuing to Raise the Grade – Library Collection $62,500.00
2009 Eckels Memorial Library Adult Collection Development Project $4,000.00
2009 Iowa School for the Deaf Foundation Iowa School for the Deaf Science Center $300,000.00
2009 Our House Child Development Center Summer Camps $2,000.00
2009 Iowa West Foundation 2009 Scholarship Program $500,000.00
2009 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 Building RESPECT with Iowa West $5,000.00
2009 Applied Information Management Institute CAP Program $2,328,072.00
2009 Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands Making an Academic Difference in the Life of CB Youth $200,000.00
2009 Joslyn Art Museum Museum to the Classroom $20,000.00
2009 Council Bluffs Community School District Curriculum Coaches / Summer School $5,219,000.00
2009 City of Council Bluffs Bluffs Author Series 2009-2010 $20,000.00
2009 Opera Omaha Educate, Engage and Enrich – Entertaining western Iowans $25,000.00
2009 Union Pacific Museum Association Council Bluffs: Proud Past – Bright Future $37,000.00
2009 University of Iowa Foundation Tomas Kubinek Symphony Project $25,000.00
2009 Green Hills AEA Summer Leadership Academies $75,000.00
2009 Omaha Symphony Association Adventures in Music! with the Omaha Symphony’s education programs, and a Council Bluffs Outdoor Concert $80,000.00
2009 Boy Scouts of America 326 Mid-America Council Council Bluffs Boy Scouts Boys & Girls Club $8,500.00
2009 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Girl Scouts Leadership Experience/It’s Your Planet, Love it $10,000.00
2009 Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Educational Art Tours/Curriculum and Capital Improvements Campaign $29,447.00
2009 African Culture Connection ACC’s Second Annual Performance and Residency Project $26,000.00
2009 East Pottawattamie Soil and Water Conservation District East Pottawattamie 6th Grade Springbrook Field Trip $1,437.00
2009 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska UNO’s Lifelong Learning Initiative: Council Bluffs $10,000.00
2009 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education 2010 $16,954.00
2008 Pottawattamie County Science and Conservation Education Program Enrichment $51,000.00
2008 Green Hills AEA Pottawattamie County Preschool Project $1,300,000.00
2008 Iowa West Foundation 2008 Scholarship Program $500,000.00
2008 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 Building Respect in SW Iowa $20,000.00
2008 City of Council Bluffs Foundation Center Cooperating Collection $3,500.00
2008 Green Hills AEA Implementing College Career Academies for High School Students in Southwest Iowa $63,000.00
2008 Omaha Children’s Museum DinO!saurs and SPEED Field Trips and Sponsorship $58,180.00
2008 Opera Omaha Opera Omaha’s world premiere of “The Blizzard Voices” performance in The Arts Center at Iowa Western Community College $25,000.00
2008 Historical Society of Pottawattamie County Education Outreach Coordinator $97,500.00
2008 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS 2008-2010 Pilot Expansion $556,400.00
2008 City of Council Bluffs Bridging the Gap: Teen Center Project $110,194.50
2008 Strategic Air & Space Museum ACE: Astronaut Complete Experience $15,000.00
2008 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 RESPECT in SW Iowa Headstart Programs 08-09 $2,500.00
2008 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc New Leadership Experience $20,000.00
2008 Neighborhood Center for Greater Omaha Council Bluffs Neighborhood Center $723,519.00
2008 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Multicultural Authors and Illustrators of Children’s Books in Schools and the Community $8,300.00
2008 Omaha Zoological Society Explore to Learn Education Programs $100,000.00
2008 Green Hills AEA Summer Leadership Academies $72,000.00
2008 Omaha Symphony Association Creating opportunities for increased participation with the Omaha Symphony for residents of the Council Bluffs area. $50,000.00
2008 Council Bluffs Community School District Council Bluffs Community Schools’ Phase I Initiative $2,010,000.00
2008 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education $17,472.00
2007 City of Council Bluffs Bluffs Author Series 2007 $25,000.00
2007 Omaha Children’s Museum Blizzard Voices Exhibition $10,000.00
2007 Iowa West Foundation 2007 Scholarship Program $500,000.00
2007 Legacy 150 Foundation Three Open-Enrollment CHARACTER COUNTS! Trainings in the Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County area $15,000.00
2007 City of Avoca Avoca Public Library Microfilm Digital Reader/Printer $3,638.00
2007 Green Hills AEA Implementing CareerVision Academies for High School Students in Southwest Iowa $461,500.00
2007 Omaha Symphony Association 2007/08 Celebrate Creativity $5,000.00
2007 Strategic Air & Space Museum Clayton Anderson: Heartland Astronaut, Education Programming $5,000.00
2007 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 RESPECT SHINES THROUGH $12,500.00
2007 Dunlap Library Friends Children’s computer and chairs $675.00
2007 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Transforming Lives, Building Futures $1,100,000.00
2007 City of Council Bluffs Raising the Library’s Grade Card from D+ to C+: Collection Enhancement $125,000.00
2007 Eckels Memorial Library Collection development project for adults $5,000.00
2007 Community Education Foundation, Inc. STARS (Scholarships and Training for Adult Re-entry STudents $60,000.00
2007 State Historical Society of Iowa Grant to Plan Introduction of Bison to the Western Historic Trails Cernter $7,413.00
2007 Green Hills AEA Summer Leadership Academies $67,500.00
2007 Omaha Symphony Association Concerts For Youth Special Opportunity $15,000.00
2007 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Curriculum planning Council Bluffs Schools $51,300.00
2007 IPBN Foundation Television that Matters for Iowa $230,000.00
2007 Union Pacific Museum Association Riding the Rails $125,000.00
2006 City of Council Bluffs Foundation Center Cooperating Collection $2,985.00
2006 City of Council Bluffs Digital Microfilm Reader/Scanner Equipment Project $9,795.00
2006 Green Hills AEA FAMILY Program Young Families Initiative $266,500.00
2006 Green Hills AEA Leadership Academies $53,000.00
2006 Indian Creek Historical Society and Museum Furnishing of new Library building $11,150.00
2006 Council Bluffs Community Betterment Foundation Youth Leadership Council Bluffs $8,877.25
2006 Green Hills AEA Creating Career Pathways for High School Students in Southwest Iowa $1,590,000.00
2006 Our House Child Development Center Copy Machine $4,340.00
2006 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 R.E.S.P.E.C.T.2 $12,500.00
2006 Jazz Arts Midwest, Inc. 2006/07 Jazz Series $40,000.00
2006 Iowa West Foundation 2006 Scholarship Program $500,000.00
2006 Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc Enhancing Girl Scout Service Delivery Levels $17,500.00
2006 Literacy Center for the Midlands Survive to Thrive $15,000.00
2006 City of Council Bluffs Technology Upgrade $25,000.00
2006 City of Corning New Computers for the Library $2,200.00
2006 Camp Fire USA Midlands Council, Inc. After School Program at Roosevelt Elementary School $20,000.00
2006 Omaha Symphony Association In-School Ensembles $20,000.00
2006 Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands School Based Mentoring Program $72,500.00
2006 The Old Creamery Theatre Company “TeRRiFiCC Tales” $5,000.00
2006 City of Modale Afterschool Tutoring/Continuing Education Program $3,300.00
2006 Edward F. Owen Memorial Library Early Literacy Story Time Outreach $500.00
2006 Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska Iowa Arts Education Outreach $13,164.00
2005 City of Carter Lake – Park & Recreation Department Playground project $4,507.00
2005 Green Hills AEA Creating Career Pathways for High School Students in Southwest Iowa $308,000.00
2005 Camp Fire USA Midlands Council, Inc. Afterschool program at Washington Elementary $28,778.00
2005 Omaha Symphony Association Education Programs $25,000.00
2005 Omaha Children’s Museum “Building on the Best” renovation capital campaign $250,000.00
2005 The ALS Association Keith Worthington Chapter ALS Equipment and Adaptation Program $5,000.00
2005 University of Iowa Foundation Hancher’s 35th Anniversary Gift to Iowa $100,000.00
2005 Children’s Imagination Station Daycare and Preschool Enhancing Children’s Learning, Imagining and Playing” $510.00
2005 Society of American Military Engineers Omaha Post Student Initiative Mentoring Program $5,000.00
2005 Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands School Based Mentoring Program $72,500.00
2005 The Old Creamery Theatre Company Imagine That! $5,000.00
2005 State Historical Society of Iowa Prairie Restoration to Enhance the Interpretation of Four Historic Trails $27,980.55
2005 Iowa Engineering Foundation Southwest Iowa MATHCOUNTS Competition $2,000.00
2004 Green Hills AEA 2005 Leadership Academies $57,600.00
2004 Society of American Military Engineers Omaha Post Student initiative mentoring program $5,000.00
2004 Joslyn Art Museum Admission & transportation for Iowa schools $17,000.00
2004 Union Pacific Museum Association Education program $17,000.00
2004 Camp Invention Local area camp for school children $1,000.00
2004 Green Hills AEA Safety equipment & software for schools $384,941.00
2004 Omaha Children’s Museum Educational Outreach program $25,000.00
2004 Literacy Center for the Midlands Volunteer recruitment drive & literacy programs $15,000.00
2003 City of Missouri Valley Library expansion project $35,000.00
2003 Future for Kids Omaha schools $2,800.00
2003 St. Mark’s Child-Care and Preschool Purchase of new curriculum $3,500.00
2003 Green Hills AEA Leadership Academies $58,100.00
2003 Society of American Military Engineers Omaha Post Mentoring program $5,000.00
2003 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Scholarship endowment fund $100,000.00
2003 City of Council Bluffs Carneigie / UPRR Museum $177,825.53
2003 City of Avoca Library activity kits $600.00
2003 City of Clarinda Construction of new public library $35,000.00
2003 City of Irwin Construction of new library $10,000.00
2003 City of Malvern Capital campaign for new addition to library $35,000.00
2003 Eckels Memorial Library Technological area $6,265.00
2003 Elliott Public Library Project sight saver – large print books $1,500.00
2003 Pottawattamie County Schools Early childhood education $7,000,000.00
2003 Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Department Inmate education program $1,696.86
2003 Green Hills AEA Early childhood, K-12 technology, school safety $384,579.00
2003 Green Hills AEA FAMILY early childhood development $174,268.00
2003 Community Education Foundation, Inc. Kids & Company 21st Century Learning Centers $285,000.00
2003 Iowa West Foundation 2003 Scholarship Program 25 scholarships $500,000.00
1986-2003 Various Grants classified as “historic” prior to 2003 $32,157,451.84

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