• Stanton Child Resource Center to Expand with IWF Support

    February 13, 2020

    With support from the Iowa Women’s Foundation, SCRC is working on an expansion and renovation project that would more than double its current capacity

  • Community Action of Eastern Iowa Tackles Clinton’s Child Care Desert

    February 4, 2020

    A special thank you to our Grant Partner Community Action of Eastern Iowa for writing this guest blog and telling us about their work. To learn more about this organization, visit their website at CAEIowa.org “I feel good about my baby being here.  I k… Read more »

  • Cambridge and TrafFix Devices Make Major Contributions to New Child Care Center

    January 31, 2020

    We are so excited to hear that Cambridge Investment Research and TrafFix Devices have pledged major contributions ($1.25 million from Cambridge and $500k from TrafFix) to Jefferson County Kids Inc’s, future child care center! These companies are creati… Read more »

  • Exhibit Kicks Off 19th Amendment Centennial

    January 29, 2020

    The Iowa Women’s Foundation hosted an event at Old Capitol on Friday, January 24th, for supporters and the League of Women Voters of Johnson County. The event gave attendees a preview of a special exhibit that opened to the public the following day…. Read more »

  • Johnson County Proclamation Marks the Centennial Commemoration of the 19th Amendment

    January 23, 2020

    IWF was on hand in today for the Johnson County Board of Supervisors official proclamation to mark the centennial commemoration of the 19th Amendment and to encourage citizens to learn more about the women’s suffrage and the role women have played in our society. You can read the proclamation below.

  • Clinton YWCA Developing “She Rises” Program

    January 22, 2020

    A special thank you to our Grant Partner YWCA Clinton and Patti Robinson, YWCA Empowerment Director for writing this guest blog and telling us about their work. To learn more about this organization, visit their website at www.YWCAclinton.org It i… Read more »

  • 2020 Grantee Check Presentation

    January 13, 2020

    The Iowa Women’s Foundation, in partnership with Casey’s General Stores, presented grants to nineteen programs across that state that are working to improve the lives of Iowa’s women and girls. Eleven grants were awarded to projects focusing on shatter… Read more »

  • Grapes & Gratitude and Dine & Unwind

    December 16, 2019

    Grapes & Gratitude and Dine & Unwind events were held in Iowa City, Cedar Falls and Des Moines. Grantee partners in each community shared their stories and the impact they have on their communities. Our deepest gratitude and heartfelt thank you… Read more »

  • First Golden Rattle Awards Presented

    December 16, 2019

    Dan Levi (right) of Levi Architects, and Tony Bedard, CEO of Frontier Co-op, accept the first Golden Rattle Awards presented by IWF. The Iowa Women’s Foundation has established the Golden Rattle Award to honor the work of an exceptional individual and… Read more »

  • Grapes & Gratitude

    November 18, 2019

    Join us in celebration of our supporters and volunteers Thursday, November 21st at 5:00 p.m. at the Iowa River Power Company in Coralville, Iowa. Please RSVP as noted.

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