Waterloo Community Foundation Announces “Windows on Waterloo” Presentation with Black Hawk County Health Department We hope you can join us on Thursday, October 7 at 11 AM to get an update from our Black Hawk County Health Department! Dr. Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye, Public Health Director, will join us to share about the important work they […]

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Waterloo Community Foundation Announces New Executive Leadership Dr. Wilfred Johnson, President of the Waterloo Community Foundation, announces the appointment of Erin Tink as its new Executive Director.  Erin replaces retiring Executive Director Michelle Temeyer. Erin has spent the last 7 years with Love INC, a local non-profit and the last 3 years as its Executive […]

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A generous donor, with a heart of compassion for how much our arts community has endured due to the pandemic, is donating generously to allow us to give one more grant this year, specifically to a project promoting Arts and Culture! Grant proposals are due to our office in less than a week on Thursday, […]

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Waterloo Community Foundation Earns Three-Year Accreditation Renewal The Waterloo Community Foundation has earned a three-year renewal for their accreditation with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations™, an accreditation program created by community foundations for community foundations. National Standards accreditation represents accountability and excellence to communities, policymakers, and the public. Board President, Wilfred Johnson, says, […]

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Waterloo Community Foundation Announces “Windows on Waterloo” Presentation with Waterloo Schools Waterloo – Join us on Thursday, September 2 at 11 AM to get an update from our Waterloo Schools! The Chief Officer of Human Resources & Equity, Kingsley Botchway II, will be present to give insight into how our schools are preparing for the […]

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The Waterloo Community Foundation (WCF) seeks grant proposals from qualified organizations for projects or programs that benefit the community of Waterloo and, in limited situations its vicinity.  Grant proposals must detail how funds will improve and benefit our community in one of four areas:  health and human services; arts and culture; education or economic development. […]

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Waterloo Community Foundation Announces “Windows on Waterloo” Presentation with YWCA Black Hawk County Waterloo – The public is invited to join the Waterloo Community Foundation on Thursday, August 5 at 11 am for “Windows on Waterloo” to learn about the YWCA Black Hawk County.  The YWCA Black Hawk County is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering […]

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Waterloo – Join us for “Windows on Waterloo” on June 3 at 11 AM to hear from Major Martin Thies of the Salvation Army of Waterloo and Cedar Falls.  The Salvation Army works 24-7 helping address local community needs in the areas of hunger, shelter, disaster relief, youth empowerment and more. This is a Zoom […]

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Waterloo – Volunteerism is an important way of contributing for Mike and Barbara Henning.  Both are involved as volunteers with youth in the Waterloo Schools and youth in other community programs.  In 2018, the Henning’s initiated the “Quest Scholarship” with the Waterloo Community Foundation that was awarded to a Waterloo Community School Senior. This year […]

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Waterloo – The Waterloo Community Foundation announces that applications are now being accepted for the Dave Aumer Scholarship, annually awarded to a senior member of the Waterloo Warrior Hockey team for post-secondary education. 2021 represents the 5rd annual award.  The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 21, 2021. This renewable scholarship honors the legacy of […]

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