These are our values—Our values underpin every action we take to create the social change we want for Iowa’s women and girls.

Development of Financial Resources

IWF raises funds from individuals, businesses, organizations, and other entities to support grantmaking that creates positive social change for Iowa women and girls. IWF values all contributions from all donors.

Collaborative Partnerships

IWF seeks active, collaborative partnerships with other organizations to pursue shared goals and avoid duplication of services.

Commitment to Diversity

IWF does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, color, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or identity, or economic status. The IWF will serve the full spectrum of girls and women in rural and urban communities throughout all regions of the state of Iowa, including, but not limited to those who are impoverished, incarcerated, institutionalized, lesbians, older women, physically or mentally challenged, single mothers, women of color, or young girls.

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