We serve people in Johnson County by growing endowments effectively and distributing funds efficiently.How We Help
We connect you with causes you care about here in Johnson County.How We Help
We make giving easy. The Endow Iowa Tax credit helps you give more for less.How We Help
There are three ways to give: Established funds, Start your own fund, Leave a legacyHow We Help
The Community Foundation helps contributors identify giving goals, further a special field of interest, or create a new fund.
Nonprofit organizations serving Johnson County residents are invited to apply for Community Foundation grants each year.
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The Community Foundation of Johnson County was formed on the belief that working together we are powerful agents for change. Together, we will achieve that goal, and we will enhance the quality of life for every citizen of Johnson County through fostering countywide philanthropy.
Our mission is simple – serve Johnson County by growing endowments and distributing funds for the greater community good. The Community Foundation of Johnson County Board of Directors has established priorities as defined by our mission:
Attract charitable gifts to build endowments
Make philanthropic grants in the areas of arts, culture and humanities; education; environment and animals; health and human services; and public and societal benefit
Provide responsible financial stewardship as evidenced by adherence to the national standards established by the Council on Foundations
Provide community leadership serving as catalyst and convener to bring partners and programs together to identify needs and opportunities
Shape effective responses to improve the quality of life in Johnson County
CFJC President Sarah Maiers opines about Endow Iowa in the Corridor Business Journal (March 5, 2018).
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2017 Winter e-news & information
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