IA’s Top Grant Recipients

Top 50 Iowa grant recipient organizations:
Shown: ranking (based on total money received), grantee name, city, total dollar amount of grants received and total number of grants received. Source: Iowa Foundation DataBook, 4th Ed.
Grantee Name City Total $ #
1 University Of Iowa Foundation Iowa City 8,610,761 134
2 Polk County Tax Rate Sharing Des Moines 7,552,000 1
3 University Of Iowa Iowa City 7,314,153 71
4 Greater Des Moines Community Foundation Des Moines 6,456,434 33
5 Iowa West Foundation Council Blfs 5,000,000 8
6 Iowa State University Ames 4,642,808 70
7 Polk County Net Receipts Des Moines 4,245,000 1
8 Pope County School District Des Moines 4,203,000 1
9 Grand View College Des Moines 3,574,164 17
10 City Of Council Bluffs Council Bluffs 3,548,669 7
11 Principal Riverwalk Project Des Moines 2,725,689 1
12 Des Moines Public Schools Des Moines 2,690,257 8
13 United Way Of East Central Iowa Cedar Rapids 2,601,900 18
14 Drake University Des Moines 2,525,196 49
15 United Way Of Central Iowa Des Moines 2,479,934 27
16 Science Center Of Iowa Des Moines 2,391,466 35
17 Des Moines Art Center Des Moines 2,378,992 37
18 City Of Des Moines Des Moines 2,240,093 5
19 Waldorf College Forest City 2,102,700 20
20 Pottawattamie County Development Corporation Council Bluffs 2,000,000 1
21 Artspace Projects Council Bluffs 1,783,000 1
22 Civic Center Of Greater Des Moines Des Moines 1,462,811 43
23 Iowa Wesleyan College Mt. Pleasant 1,412,186 14
24 University Of Northern Iowa Foundation Cedar Falls 1,348,503 83
25 Pottawattamie County Award Of Supervisors ? 1,300,000 1
26 MICAH House Corporation Council Blfs 1,240,000 1
27 Iowa Western Community College Foundation Council Bluffs 1,185,000 3
28 Iowa State University Foundation Ames 1,156,734 54
29 Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation Des Moines 1,082,204 12
30 Dowling Catholic High School West Des Moines 1,076,551 10
31 East Central Iowa Charitable Trust Iowa City 1,075,000 1
32 Coe College Cedar Rapids 1,044,786 30
33 Central College Pella 1,031,988 52
34 Simpson College Indianola 844,675 33
35 Iowa College Foundation Des Moines 843,875 50
36 University Of Dubuque Dubuque 809,356 11
37 Belmond-Klemme School District Belmond 800,500 2
38 Theatre Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids 793,450 7
39 Hope Lodge Of Iowa City Iowa City 700,000 1
40 Muscatine Community College Foundation Muscatine 662,000 5
41 YMCA, Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids 627,750 3
42 Cedar Rapids Museum Of Art Cedar Rapids 602,295 6
43 St. Luke’s Hospital Cedar Rapids 600,000 1
44 Orchard Place Des Moines 573,874 8
45 Loess Hills Area Education Agency 13 Council Bluffs 572,200 3
46 Iowa Homeless Youth Centers Des Moines 570,741 9
47 Blank Park Zoo Foundation Des Moines 566,810 23
48 Vision Davenport Davenport 550,000 5
49 Dowling High School West Des Moines 538,575 2
50 Museum Of Art Foundation Davenport 530,446 2