• Suits to Success

    April 16, 2018

    A special thank you to 2018 IWF Grant Partner Dress for Success Des Moines for writing this guest blog and telling us more about their fantastic organization. Focus on the Outcome, Not the Obstacle, Keep Moving Forward.   by Jody White, Executive Direc… Read more »

  • Removing Stigma & Shame from Sex Ed

    April 9, 2018

    A special thank-you to 2018 IWF Grant Partner EyesOpenIowa for writing this guest blog and telling their story. To learn more about this organization and their work in our state, visit http://www.eyesopeniowa.org/.    Removing Stigma & Shame f… Read more »

  • Uncovering the Mysteries of the World’s First Female Mayor

    March 30, 2018

    A special thank-you to Andrea Wilson from the Iowa Writers’ House for writing this article. This is the last installment of our Women’s History Month blog series—visit iawf.org/blogs to read more. Uncovering the Mysteries of the World’s First Female Ma… Read more »

  • Spreading Love & Peace on Muslim Women’s Day

    March 27, 2018

    A special thank-you to Salma Shaik Mohamed, Business Integration Analyst and Communications Chair, Friends of Asia, at Rockwell Collins for writing this guest blog. Visit iawf.org/blog to read more from our Women’s History Month series. Spreading Love… Read more »

  • Who Was Jane Boyd?

    March 15, 2018

    This blog is a part of the Iowa Women’s Foundation’s series for Women’s History Month, where we spotlight the Iowans who made an impact on the lives of women everywhere. A special thank-you to IWF volunteer and Marketing Committee Chair, Brenda Myers,… Read more »

  • This Iowan Played a Pivotal Role in the Woman Suffrage Movement

    March 9, 2018

    This blog is a part of the Iowa Women’s Foundation’s series for Women’s History Month, where we spotlight the Iowans who made an impact on the lives of women everywhere. A special thank-you to Dianne Bystrom, Ph.D., director, Carrie Chapman Catt Center… Read more »

  • Nisaa Offers a Supportive Community for Immigrants & Refugees

    March 8, 2018

    A special thank you to IWF Grant Partner Nisaa for sharing more about the Friendship Sewing Cooperative program and writing this blog. Please visit their website to learn more about this wonderful organization: http://nisaa-afs.org/.  Nisaa Friendship… Read more »

  • In 2018, Let’s #PressforProgress

    March 7, 2018

    A special thank-you to IWF volunteer Denise McCormick for writing this guest blog. The International Women’s Day 2018 Campaign Theme: #PressforProgress by Denise McCormick   With the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report findings telling… Read more »

  • 2019 Grant Applications

    March 2, 2018

    The Iowa Women’s Foundation is currently taking grant applications for 2019. Before preparing your application, please review the Nuts and Bolts for an overview of the process, grant writing resources, and the guidelines for completing the application…. Read more »

  • Meet Asho, a Refugee Turned Business Owner

    February 21, 2018

    A special thanks to IWF Grant Partner Lutheran Services in Iowa for sharing this story.   Meet Asho Ali The LSI Child Care Provider Training and Business Development program provides refugee and immigrant women with the language and cultural infor… Read more »

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