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2019

Economic Development

City of Council Bluffs

Loessfest 2019; River’s Edge activation

$250,000

City of Council Bluffs

River’s Edge Parking Garage

$300,000

City of Council Bluffs

Furthering Interconnections, Revitalization, Streetscapes, Transportation, and Aesthetics for a Vibrant Economy

$500,000

Council Bluffs Soccer Club

Iowa West Sports Plex

$768,810

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Riverfront Revitalization

$500,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Council Bluffs Riverfront Revitalization

$405,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Pottawattamie Gives! Incentives

$29,000

Omaha Development Foundation

Entrepreneurial Development for southwest Iowa

$100,000

Education

Council Bluffs Schools Foundation

STARS, an IWF initiative for low-income adult parents in pursuit of college degrees, licenses or certificates

$345,000

Council Bluffs Schools Foundation

Trade Works Academy

$200,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Raise Me to Read

$170,400

Green Hills AEA

Preschool funding

$1,100,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

Pottawattamie Promise

$700,000

Manning Betterment Foundation

Playground Safe Surfacing Update

$3,000

Healthy Families

American Red Cross – Central Iowa Chapter

Fremont County

$15,000

American Red Cross – Nebraska/Southwest Iowa Chapter

Harrison and Pottawattamie Counties

$5,000

Angels Among Us

Financial aid for families of children with cancer in Pottawattamie County

$18,900

Carson Volunteer Fire Department

Personal Protective Equipment

$10,000

Centro Latino

Operating funding

$75,000

Completely Kids

Phoenix House family services

$7,000

Food Bank for the Heartland

Fremont, Harrison, Mills and Pottawattamie Counties

$50,000

Hancock Volunteer Fire Department

Gear and Equipment

$10,000

Iowa Legal Aid

Community Stabilization Project

$15,000

Iowa Legal Aid

Southwest Iowa services

$25,000

Mills County Public Health

Shelters in Mills County

$15,000

Minden Volunteer Fire Department

Personal Protective Equipment

$9,700

New Visions Homeless Services

General Operating Funding

$100,000

Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty

Council Bluffs Poverty Alleviation Initiative

$100,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Fremont County Community Foundation

$25,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Harrison County Community Foundation

$25,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Mills County Community Foundation

$25,000

ONE Iowa

Needs assessment of LGBTQIA community in Western Iowa

$16,000

Pottawattamie County Community Foundation

Women’s Fund of southwest Iowa, and matching funds

$291,667

Salvation Army

Flood Relief in southwest Iowa

$15,000

SHARE Omaha

General Operating Funding for Pottawattamie County launch

$50,000

Treynor Volunteer Fire Department

Ambulance Cot

$10,000

Underwood Volunteer Fire Department

Thermal Imaging Camera

$8,650

United Way of the Midlands

Community Care Fund

$255,500

Multi-year Funding

*Iowa Western Community College Foundation

General Operating Funding for the Performing Arts Center

$30,000

American Midwest Ballet

General Operating Funding

$125,000

Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands

General Operating Funding for Council Bluffs Club

$85,000

Durham Museum

General Operating Funding

$25,000

FAMILY Inc.

General Operating Funding

$120,000

Heartland Family Service

General Operating Funding supporting Iowa Family Works, substance abuse services, and homeless services

$330,000

Immigrant Legal Center

General Operating Funding supporting immigration legal services in southwest Iowa

$65,000

Joslyn Art Museum

General Operating Funding supporting Joslyn’s Kent Bellows Mentoring Program

$25,000

Lauritzen Gardens

General Operating Funding

$12,500

Lauritzen Gardens

Railroad Days

$25,000

Lutheran Family Services

General Operating Funding to support child abuse prevention and sexual abuse treatment in Council Bluffs

$50,000

Micah House

General Operating Funding supporting homeless families

$90,000

Omaha Children’s Museum

General Operating Funding supporting field trips, outreach visits and low-cost memberships for families in southwest Iowa

$45,000

Omaha Symphony Association

General Operating Funding supporting Adventures in Music for southwest Iowa students

$25,000

Opera Omaha

General Operating Funding

$25,000

The Rose Theater

General Operating Funding for School Field Trip Program for southwest Iowa students

$25,000

Placemaking

City of Carter Lake

Rental Inspection Program

$14,500

City of Council Bluffs

West Broadway – Phase III

$1,769,124

City of Tabor

Tabor Public Library

$50,000

Durham Museum

Exterior Restoration Initiative

$50,000

Golden Hills Resource Conservation and Development

Loess Hills Missouri River Region Cabin Initiative

$350,000

Impact Hill

Operating funding for recreational, educational, social, cultural advancement at the historic Riverside HS building

$15,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Downtown Cultural Trail

$50,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Iowa West Sports Plex

$2,000,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Pickleball Courts at the Iowa West Field House

$600,000

Metropolitan Area Planning Agency

Heartland 2050 Close the Gap 2019

$27,500

Neola Betterment Corporation

Senior Housing

$200,000

Pheasants Forever, Inc.

Strengthening Quality of Life and Rural Economies through Growing Outdoor Recreation Opportunities

$44,760

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment (PACE)

Harvester II Arts & Culture District

$2,000,000

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

2019 CITIES Program

$93,765

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

Art on the Frontier Trails (ArtFITS)

$20,000

The 712 Initiative

General Operating Funding/Placemaking Consortium

$500,000

The 712 Initiative

The Good Neighbor program, formerly Neighborhood Network

$25,000

YMCA of Greater Omaha

Capital funding for Charles E. Lakin YMCA in Council Bluffs

$200,000

2018

Economic Development

Greater Omaha Chamber Foundation

Prosper Omaha 2.0

$500,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Riverfront Revitalization

$595,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Pottawattamie Gives! Incentives

$20,000

Omaha Sports Commission

2020 Olympic Swim Trials

$50,000

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

County Economic Development

$250,000

Education

City of Atlantic

Library renovation

$30,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

BLink Phase V

$100,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

International Baccalaureate - Year 3 Implementation

$365,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Raise Me to Read

$100,000

Fontanelle Forest

Environmental education programming for Iowa

$4,521

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc.

Scholarships and activities for Pottawattamie County Girl Scouts

$1,212

Inclusive Communities

Youth programming support

$8,000

Iowa Western Community College

Pottawattamie Promise

$483,928

Iowa Western Community College

Foundation Pottawattamie Promise

$595,000

Omaha Conservatory of Music

String Sprouts in Council Bluffs Schools

$22,500

University of Nebraska Board of Regents

MOEC Mathematics at the High School Cohort

$50,000

Healthy Families

Avoca Volunteer Fire Department

EMS Equipment

$10,000

Carson Volunteer Fire Department

EMS equipment

$10,000

Centro Latino of Iowa

General operating funding

$75,000

Centro Latino of Iowa

Executive Director search

$15,000

Children’s Square U.S.A.

Fund development

$25,000

Community of Christ Caring Ministries

Beautification project

$39,299

Council Bluffs Goodfellows

Matching funds for emergency aid and grocery vouchers for holiday meals for needy families

$35,000

Credit Advisors Foundation

Outreach to southwest Iowa nonprofits

$5,910

Crescent Volunteer Fire Department

Bunker gear

$10,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Raise Me to Read

$35,000

Food Bank for the Heartland

School-based mobile pantries

$18,600

Greater Omaha Chamber Foundation

Council Bluffs Chamber – workforce development initiative

$75,000

Greater Omaha YMCA

Charles E. Lakin YMCA/The Center merger

$100,000

Heartland Family Service

Lewis Central Children’s Mental Health Program

$160,000

Heartland Family Service

Housing and Emergency Assistance Task Force (HEAT)

$170,000

Intercultural Senior Center

Outreach to Council Bluffs residents

$21,000

New Visions Homeless Services

General Operating Funding supporting services for the homeless

$100,000

Radio Talking Book Service

Outreach in Pottawattamie County

$3,200

Treynor Volunteer Fire Department

EMS equipment

$10,000

United Way of the Midlands

Annual Campaign and the regional food insecurity project

$275,000

Walnut Volunteer Fire Department

EMS equipment

$9,986

Multi-year Funding

Ballet Nebraska

General Operating Funding

$125,000

Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands

General Operating Funding for Council Bluffs Club

$85,000

Durham Museum

General Operating Funding

$25,000

FAMILY, Inc.

General Operating Funding supporting early childhood education and literacy

$120,000

Green Hills AEA

General Operating Funding for preschool

$1,100,000

Heartland Family Service

General Operating Funding supporting Iowa Family Works, substance abuse services, and homeless services

$330,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

General Operating Funding for the Performing Arts Center

$30,000

Joslyn Art Museum

General Operating Funding supporting Joslyn’s Kent Bellows Mentoring Program

$25,000

Justice For Our Neighbors

General Operating Funding supporting immigration legal services in southwest Iowa

$65,000

Lutheran Family Services

General Operating Funding supporting child abuse prevention and sexual abuse treatment programming in Council Bluffs

$50,000

MICAH House

General Operating Funding supporting homeless families

$70,000

Omaha Botanical Center, Inc. Lauritzen Gardens

General Operating Funding

$12,500

Omaha Botanical Center, Inc. Lauritzen Gardens

Railroad Days

$25,000

Omaha Children’s Museum

General Operating Funding supporting field trips, outreach visits and low-cost memberships for families in southwest Iowa

$45,000

Omaha Symphony Association

General Operating Funding supporting Adventures in Music for southwest Iowa students

$25,000

Omaha Theater Company – Rose Theater

General Operating Funding for School Field Trip Program for southwest Iowa students

$25,000

Opera Omaha

General Operating Funding

$25,000

The 712 Initiative

General Operating Funding

$500,000

Placemaking

Chanticleer, Inc.

2018-2019 Operating funds

$35,000

City of Council Bluffs

Planning and construction of a trail along the First Avenue corridor in Council Bluffs

$200,000

City of Council Bluffs

Loessfest 2018: River's Edge Park events

$250,000

City of Council Bluffs

All-America City signs

$25,000

City of Council Bluffs

Bayliss Park holiday lighting Phase II

$25,000

City of Council Bluffs

Signage at the Mid-America Center

$500,000

City of Council Bluffs

West Broadway Reconstruction Phase II

$2,000,000

City of Logan

Basketball and tennis court rehab in the city park. “Kellen’s Kourts”

$20,000

Council Bluffs

Housing Trust Fund Funds for affordable housing in Council Bluffs

$35,000

Four County Fair Association

Expo Building Renovations

$20,000

Friends of Lake Manawa

Dream Playground Re-Imagined

$160,000

Golden Hills Resource Conservation & Development

Loess Hills Missouri River Region Parks to People Coordination

$24,000

Habitat for Humanity of Council Bluffs

Neighborhood Network

$160,000

Heartland Bike Share

Electric bikes for Council Bluffs

$10,000

Metro Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

Heartland 2050 for Council Bluffs

$14,625

Neighborworks Home Solutions

Construction Trades Partnership to build one single-family home in conjunction with Iowa Western Community College’s Home Building Program

$62,500

Neighborworks Home Solutions

Funding for a targeted, multi-phase, mixed-income revitalization of the Walnut Grove development area

$200,000

Omaha Zoological Society

Carousel Plaza

$50,000

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Arts and Culture District

$1,400,000

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

CITIES: City of Carson to complete its façade improvement plan; City of Hancock to improve its municipal wastewater system

$474,125

The 712 Initiative

Downtown Re-Vitalization Fund

$1,000,000

2017

Economic Development

City of Council Bluffs

River's Edge parking garage

$2,000,000

Downtown Riverfront

Trust Iowa/Nebraska Riverfront Study

$250,000

Education

AHSTW Community Schools

Career & Technical Education Equipment

$85,492

Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation

Classroom grants for teachers 2017-2018

$15,000

Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation

STARS Scholarship program for adults

$426,775

Council Bluffs Community School District

Middle Years International Baccalaureate Program, Year 2

$404,000

I-JAG

Dropout prevention program in Council Bluffs schools

$20,000

Inclusive Communities

Youth Programming support in Council Bluffs

$8,000

Joslyn Art Museum

Kent Bellows Mentoring Program

$20,500

Omaha Children’s Museum

Outreach, field trip programs and subsidized memberships for Pottawattamie County families

$45,000

Omaha Conservatory of Music

Violin Sprouts of Council Bluffs

$35,500

Omaha Symphony

Adventures in Music

$25,000

Omaha Theater Company

Rose Theater Field Trips for CBCSD First Graders

$7,113

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

Building healthy relationships through theatre in Council Bluffs

$9,150

Tri-Center Community School District

Preschool/Before & After School Programming

$50,000

Healthy Families

Angels Among Us, Inc.

Family assistance program - Pottawattamie County

$21,600

Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands

Multi-Year Funding General Operating Support for Council Bluffs club

$85,000

Centro Latino of Iowa

Operational Support 2017-18

$75,000

City of Crescent

Bunker gear

$10,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Multi-Year Funding General Operating Support/Birth-Three Parent Education Programming in Pottawattamie County

$120,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Capacity Building/Executive Director Search

$16,000

Green Hills AEA

Multi-Year Funding Pottawattamie County Preschool

$1,100,000

Heartland Family Service

Multi-Year Funding -Iowa Family Works -Homeless LINK -Substance Abuse Prevention

$330,000

Heartland Family Service

Housing and Emergency Task Force (HEAT)

$170,000

Iowa Legal Aid

Community stabilization project

$40,809

Justice For Our Neighbors

Multi-Year Funding for Legal Assistance for low-income immigrants in southwest Iowa

$65,000

Lutheran Family Services

Multi-Year Funding -Pottawattamie County Center for Healthy Families -RSafe Program

$50,000

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Iowa

Wish Granting/Adopt-a-Wish

$20,000

MICAH House

Multi-Year Funding for Homeless Services for Families/General Operating Support

$70,000

MICAH House

Shelter Reimagined campaign

$425,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Nonprofit Capacity Building Program

$20,000

Radio Talking Book Service

Radio Talking Book Network

$3,500

United Way of the Midlands

Annual Campaign and Convening Efforts in Food Security

$275,000

Walnut Volunteer Fire Department

Compressed air foam system, pagers, parkas and blowers

$7,567

Placemaking

Ballet Nebraska

Season 8: Momentum, The Nutcracker, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream

$125,000

Blue Barn Theater

2017-2018 programming

$5,000

Chanticleer, Inc.

2016-2017 season programming

$22,000

Chanticleer, Inc.

Programming support for 2017-2018 season

$32,000

City of Carroll

Kellan's Kingdom: Carroll's first all-inclusive playground

$10,000

City of Council Bluffs

Loessfest 2017

$175,000

City of Council Bluffs

Sternhill Park – Art in the Park

$54,500

City of Council Bluffs

West Broadway Reconstruction Project - Phase 1

$1,700,000

City of Council Bluffs

Bayliss Park holiday lights

$24,370

City of Denison

Audio-Visual equipment

$4,000

City of Shelby

Dewer System Improvement

$150,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

BLink Wifi - Phase Four

$100,000

Habitat for Humanity of Council Bluffs

Neighborhood Network

$70,000

Iowa Western Community College

Fitness & Wellness Center

$500,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

Access to performing arts programs

$30,000

Metro Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

Heartland 2050 Implementation/Close the Gap

$65,000

Omaha Botanical Center, Inc.

Railroad Days 2017

$25,000

Omaha Botanical Center, Inc.

The Recycled Art of Sayaka Ganz, Kim Merz and Aurora Robson

$12,500

Omaha Community Foundation

Pottawattamie Gives! Incentives

$21,500

Omaha Creative Institute

Professional Development Series

$3,000

Omaha Performing Arts Society

Orpheum Theater’s 90th Anniversary Capital Improvements

$100,000

Omaha Zoological Society

Asian Highlands

$250,000

Opera Omaha

"Falstaff," "Medea," and "Proving Up" productions

$25,000

Pheasants Forever, Inc.

Precision Agriculture Technology Integration

$73,671

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Arts & Culture Center

$1,266,436

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Hoff Family Arts and Culture Center

$600,000

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment (PACE)

Arts and Culture Center

$408,195

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

CITIES Program

$921,525

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

Rural Recycling Center

$222,500

Red Oak Grant Theater, Inc.

Phase II - Theater Addition

$90,000

Shelby County Historical Society

Military Exhibit Hall

$8,250

The 712 Initiative

General Operating Support

$500,000

The Durham Museum

Top Secret: License to Spy Exhibition

$25,000

The Nature Conservancy

Acquisition of 506-acre Loess Hills Natural Area near Council Bluffs

$400,000

2016

Economic Development

Greater Omaha Chamber Foundation

*The Kitchen Council - a food incubator entrepreneurship program

$100,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

FieldhouseUSA at the Mid-America Center

$3,500,000

Education

African Culture Connection

After School and Summer Camp Program

$19,000

City of Council Bluffs

Public Library - Council Bluffs newspaper archive (1857-2002)

$120,000

Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation

Classroom Grants 2016-2017

$15,000

Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation

Capacity Building

$10,000

Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation

STARS program

$342,614

Council Bluffs Community School District

International Baccalaureate Program for Kirn and Wilson Middle Schools

$186,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

Summer School for 2017 and 2018

$1,278,900

Family Inc.

Raise Me to Read

$35,000

FAMILY, Inc.

Birth-Three Parent Education Programming in Pottawattamie County

$120,000

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Inc.

Girl Scout STEM program

$3,000

Green Hills AEA

Pottawattamie County Preschool

$1,100,000

Iowa JAG, Inc.

Middle/High School Dropout Prevention Program

$35,000

Iowa Newspaper Foundation

Southwest Iowa Newspapers in Education Program

$18,500

Iowa Public Broadcast Network Foundation

Repainting & Lighting replacement for KHIN tower in Red Oak

$53,330

Joslyn Art Museum

Kent Bellows Mentoring Program for southwest Iowa Students

$16,700

KANEKO

Creative Catalyst – After school arts program in Council Bluffs

$2,362

Omaha Area Youth Orchestras, Inc.

Impact Iowa – support for Prelude Strings and Honors Orchestra for CBCSD

$28,927

Omaha Children’s Museum

Omaha Children's Museum Partner School Program

$40,000

Omaha Symphony Association

2015/2016 Adventures in Music Program for southwest Iowa

$15,000

Omaha Symphony Association

2016-2017 Adventures in Music – southwest Iowa

$26,000

Omaha Theater Company

School Field Trips for Council Bluffs First-Graders

$7,113

Omaha Zoological Society

Education and Exploration Center

$500,000

Omaha’s Children’s Museum

Field Trips and Memberships for Pottawattamie County Students and Families

$40,000

Promise Partners

Youth Philanthropy, Grantmaking & Community Networking

$20,000

University of Iowa

Iowa Literacy Center

$50,000

Healthy Families

Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands

General Operation Funding for Council Bluffs Club

$85,000

Catholic Charities Diocese of Des Moines

Phoenix House Remodel

$60,000

Connections Area Agency on Aging

“Meals on Wheels”

$70,000

Council Bluffs Goodfellows

Goodfellows 2016

$35,000

Heartland Family Service

Iowa Family Works

$155,000

Heartland Family Service

Homeless LINK

$100,000

Heartland Family Service

Substance Abuse Prevention

$75,000

Heartland Family Service

Housing and Emergency Assistance Task Force (HEAT)

$170,000

Iowa Legal Aid

Youth Link Project

$28,791

Justice For Our Neighbors

Legal Assistance for low-income Immigrants in southwest Iowa

$65,000

Lutheran Family Services

Pottawattamie County Center for Healthy Families

$35,000

Lutheran Family Services

RSafe Program

$15,000

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc.

RSafe program

$15,000

MICAH House

General Operation Funding

$70,000

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Summer Camp 2016

$5,000

New Visions Christian Worship Center

Capacity building

$69,000

Pottawattamie County Mental Health and Substance Abuse Network

General Operating Support

$15,000

Santa Monica, Inc.

Treatment/Halfway House for Iowa Women

$24,000

Special Olympics

Southwest Iowa area events

$1,200

United Way of the Midlands

Programs in Pottawattamie County

$300,000

Youth Emergency Services

Street Outreach Services in Council Bluffs

$25,000

Placemaking

Audubon Community Cinema

The Rose Movie Theater Renovation

$6,000

Ballet Nebraska

Season Seven: Swan Lake, The Nutcracker & Momentum 7

$100,000

Centro Latino

General Operating Support

$75,000

City of Avoca

Police Department - 2016 communications equipment

$2,500

City of Avoca

Public Library - Main entry renovation for ADA compliance

$4,950

City of Council Bluffs

Loessfest 2016

$175,000

City of Council Bluffs

River's Edge Park Phase II - Landing Park

$1,515,000

City of Council Bluffs

CBFD Bell Tower Project

$85,000

City of Council Bluffs

UN image campaign

$100,000

City of Tabor

Main Street Lights and Brick Paving Improvements

$10,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

BLink Wi-Fi Phase III

$150,000

Friends of the Union Pacific Museum

“Working on the Railroad” Exhibit

$100,000

Golden Hills Resource Conservation & Development

Southwest Iowa Rural Art and Culture Development

$32,500

Habitat for Humanity of Council Bluffs

Neighborhood Network, Year 3

$106,920

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Community Development Consortium

$500,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

2016-2017 season programming

$30,000

Joslyn Art Museum

Interpretive technology for the reinstallations of permanent European galleries

$20,000

Metro Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

Heartland 2050 Implementation

$65,000

Mimran Event Management, Inc.

USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships

$20,000

Nishna Valley Family YMCA

Wellness equipment

$32,500

Omaha Botanical Center, Inc.

Railroad Days 2016

$25,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Pottawattamie Gives! Challenge Funds

$21,500

Omaha Community Foundation

The Landscape Project

$18,000

Omaha Development Foundation

Missouri River Commons

$35,000

Opera Omaha

Productions: “La boheme,” Cosi fan tutte” and “Flight”

$30,000

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment

Arts and Culture District

$2,325,369

Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors

CITIES program

$836,850

Pottawattamie County Development Corporation

100 Block Redevelopment Project

$1,000,000

Pottawattamie County Development Corporation

Placemaking Consortium

$2,000,000

The Blue Barn Theatre

2016-2017 season programming

$10,000

2015

Economic Development

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

FieldhouseUSA at the Mid-America Center

$2,000,000

Education

Audubon County Early Childhood Organization (IA)

Programmatic support for the Children's Nest Daycare Center

$40,000

Community Education Foundation

STARS Scholarship Program

$369,526

Council Bluffs Community School District

Support for the Pottawattamie Promise program delivery

$398,372

Eckels Memorial Library

2015 collection development in library located in Oakland (IA)

$2,000

FAMILY, Inc.

General Operating Support

$146,500

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa, Inc.

Programmatic support for an online volunteer and parent engagement system

$7,500

Green Hills AEA

Support for preschool program in Pottawattamie County school districts

$1,100,000

Hearts and Hugs Day Care, Inc.

(Corning) Facility renovation

$10,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

Raise Me to Read

$225,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

Pottawattamie Promise

$2

Joslyn Art Museum

Support for the Kent Bellows Mentoring Program for students in Council Bluffs

$15,600

Omaha Conservatory of Music

2015-2016 Omaha Conservatory of Music's Sprouts Program at participating CBCSD schools

$30,000

Omaha Theater Company

Rose Theater Field Trips for Council Bluffs students

$9,452

Riverside Community School District

Support for Pottawattamie Promise program delivery

$76,344

The Durham Museum

Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition project

$20,000

West Pottawattamie County Agricultural Extension District

Support for the West Pottawattamie County 4-H youth programming administration

$57,700

Healthy Families

Angels Among Us, Inc.

Financial Aid for Families of Children with Cancer

$20,000

Council Bluffs Goodfellows

Program to assist Pottawattamie County families in need during the holiday season

$45,000

Fourth Judicial District

Department of Correctional Service - drug court

$113,000

Heartland Family Service

Lewis Central Children's Mental Health Program

$300,000

Heartland Family Service

Housing Emergency Assistance Task Force

$170,000

Heartland Family Service

Iowa Family Works

$77,500

Heartland Family Service

Substance Abuse Services

$37,500

Heartland Family Service

Support to Families Displaced due to Rental Inspection Program

$30,000

HELP Adult Services

Purchase of new delivery vehicle

$5,000

Iowa Dental Foundation

Mission of Mercy dental project to be held in Council Bluffs

$25,000

Justice For Our Neighbors

Legal assistance for low-income immigrants in southwest Iowa

$32,500

Merrymakers Association

Southwest Iowa senior music project

$4,000

MICAH House Corporation

General Operating Funds

$35,000

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland, Inc.

Prevention education in Pottawattamie County on Sexually Transmitted Infections and teen pregnancy

$39,500

Vocational Development Center

Residential Home Renovation

$25,000

Placemaking

Audubon Recreation Foundation

Recreation Center in Audubon

$50,000

Ballet Nebraska

Program support for Season Six: "Cleopatra," "The Nutcracker," and "Momentum 6"

$124,000

Blue Barn Theatre

Expanded programming for 2015-2016 season

$9,200

Bluffs Arts Council

Arts programming in 2015-2016

$11,000

Carstens 1880s Farmstead, Inc.

(Shelby) Restoration

$15,750

Chanticleer, Inc.

Program support for the 2015-2016 season

$30,000

City of Clarinda

Downtown Facade Revitalization

$55,975

City of Council Bluffs

Communications Officer

$152,000

City of Council Bluffs

Rental Housing Inspection

$64,202

City of Griswold

Improvements to the Griswold Community Building

$10,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

Stadium campaign

$1,000,000

Council Bluffs Community School District

Wi-Fi Initiative Phase 2

$153,000

Council Bluffs Housing Trust Fund

Affordable Housing 2015-2016

$45,058

Downtown Omaha Inc.

Foundation 2015 Holiday Lights Festival

$15,000

El Centro Latino

Operational support in 2015-16

$75,000

Food Bank for the Heartland

Back Pack for Kids Program providing weekend meals for 1,500 at-risk children in Council Bluffs

$25,000

Habitat for Humanity

General Operating Funds

$100,000

Harlan Friends of Downtown

LED lighting and updated sound system in historic downtown Harlan

$7,500

Heritage Services

Riverfront Study

$95,500

Historic General Dodge House

Funding to support capital improvement and collection management project

$24,500

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

River's Edge Park Phase II - Landing Park

$1,150,000

Iowa West Foundation Initiative

PACE

$2,000,000

Iowa Western Community College Foundation

Programming at the Arts Center in Council Bluffs

$22,000

Montgomery County Family YMCA (Red Oak)

Indoor Tennis Lighting/Court Enhancement

$20,000

Neola Area Community Center

Strong(er) Community

$10,000

Omaha Community Foundation

Incentive funds for Pottawattamie County nonprofits that raised funds through Omaha Gives!

$21,500

Opera Omaha

"La Fanciulla del West" and "Semele" productions

$30,000

Pottawattamie County Supervisors

Veterans Administration Building

$275,000

Southwest Iowa Nature Trails

Interactive information kiosks at three cities on the Wabash Trace

$20,000

Stanton Historical Society

Repair and repainting of the Swedish coffeepot water tower

$5,000

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.

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