Tyler Greene Fund

In memory of Tyler Greene, this fund benefits organizations and programs that promote Ability Awareness and inclusion. Ability Awareness is the skill of recognizing that what someone CAN do is more important than what they can’t do. Tyler had cerebral palsy and other disabilities, which he fully embraced, and he shared his message of Ability … Read more

Steve and Margo Grimm Donor Advised Fund

Benefits the City of Waterloo Fire and Rescue to fund the purchase of fire equipment that enhances the safety of Waterloo residents, as determined by the Waterloo Fire Chief, and the American Red Cross to fund disaster relief in Waterloo, Iowa.

Sam and Janet Holden Family Fund

The purpose of the Sam and Janet Holden Family Fund is to carry out the charitable mission of the Waterloo Community Foundation by contributing resources for the betterment of the greater Waterloo, Iowa, community and its citizens.

Noel “Thorny” E. Thornsberry Fund

The purpose of The Noel “Thorny” E. Thornsberry Fund is to offer financial support to the following funds managed by the Waterloo Community Foundation: LORAL Trust Fund (10%), Waterloo Youth City Council (10%), Waterloo Public Library Endowment Fund (80%).

Leighty Family Fund

Supports interest areas such as: earth protection; food security and nutrition; local food production and sales; minimizing private vehicle transportation; inner urban renovation; efficient and economical human shelter and housing; science education; strategic volunteer engagement and organizational capacity building; general promotion of philanthropy; capital projects only at the stage where funds might influence the design … Read more

Kevin Dill Family Fund

This fund was established in honor of Kevin Dill who was diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia and retired as director of Black Hawk County Veterans Affairs. Kevin is an advocate for others who are diagnosed with dementia and this fund will benefit organizations like Dementia Friendly Cedar Valley who are ensuring that patients, families, and … Read more

Kathleen and Robert Braun Charitable Fund

This fund prioritizes organizations existing in Black Hawk County Iowa that provide assistance to educational institutions, organizations which provide for the enjoyment of the arts, and organizations which benefit the general health and welfare of the citizens. Grants may also be made to such organizations located outside of Black Hawk County Iowa in compliance with … Read more