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185 FUNDS TOTALING
$17,790,72.00 IN ASSETS
$1,000,767.00 TOTAL GRANTS
IN AWARDED IN 2021
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Established in October 2004, The Keokuk Area Community Foundation (KACF) is a 501 (c) (3) charitable community foundation which receives gifts, grants and contributions from charitable individuals, families, businesses, and corporations. These charitable gifts are used to establish permanent endowments, foster leadership, assist Tri-State Area nonprofit organizations, charities, schools, healthcare institutions, and strengthen communities in Southeast Iowa, West-Central Illinois, and Northeast Missouri.
LEE COUNTY CHARITABLE FUND GRANTS | JULY 6, 2022
The Lee County Charitable Fund will accept 2022 Grant Applications from April 12, 2020 to July 6, 2022. Lee County 501 c (3) organizations are invited to apply. Previous grant recipients must have a Lee County Charitable Fund Grant Report on file. Visit leecountycharitablefund.org for the 2022 Grant Application, Grant Guidelines, Charitable Interests, and the 2021 Grant Report.
2024 ENDOW IOWA TAX CREDITS
The Endow Iowa Tax Credit program was created to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of this state through increased philanthropic activity by encouraging new investments to existing community foundations across Iowa. Those who give to a permanently endowed fund at a the Keokuk Area Community Foundation are eligible to receive a 25% state of Iowa tax credit for their gift. Community members who give are also able to take advantage of the tax credits in conjunction with federal tax deductions. 2024 Endow Iowa Tax Credits are already being processed. To ensure you receive an 2024 credit, please consider giving to the Keokuk Area Community Foundation by December 1, 2022.
2022 GRANT ENDOWMENT FUND GRANTS
The Keokuk Area Community Foundation will accept 2019 Grant Applications from June 6, 2022 to September 7, 2022. The Keokuk Area Community Foundation distributes grants only to Lee County Iowa, Hancock County Illinois, and Clark County Missouri 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organizations. This year, grants are available up to $5,000. Extraordinary amounts may be given if an exceptional need is seen by the Keokuk Area Community Foundation. Only one project per organization will be considered.