top of page

Grant Applications for 2024 are now available!


2023 Grant Recipients

Bart Howard Foundation

Build a Bed

Burlington Area Homeless Shelter

Burlington Art Center

Burlington Civic Music

Burlington Fire Department

Burlington Municipal Band Foundation

Burlington STEM Foundation

Burlington Tennis Association

Burlington/West Burlington Area Development Foundation

Capital Theater Foundation

Community Action of Southeast Iowa

DMC CARES Child Abuse Prevention Council

Domestic Violence Intervention Program

EveryChild- Mississippi Valley Protection Center

Friends of Burlington Public Library Foundation

Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa

Hetta Gilbert

Homestead 1839

Hope Haven Area Development

Keep Burlington Beautiful

Mississippi Valley Boy Scouts Council

Project Linus

South Hill Neighborhood Association

Southeast Iowa Soccer Academy

Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra

Southeastern Community College Foundation

Transitions DMC

West Burlington Lions Club

Young House Family Services

Raising Hands
Kids Running
Moms and Babies
Volunteers Packing Food
Happy Children
Cub Scouts
Pinwheel Kids
2016-05-26 10.07.02
Why You Should Give

You can provide ongoing support to charitable organizations during your lifetime or as a lasting legacy.

How To Give

Invest in Des Moines County by making a contribution of any size to one of our Endowed Funds.


Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Des Moines County  today and tomorrow.

See who is working to build a better future.

Why Giving Is So Important.

In the next 30 years, an estimated 6.6 billion dollars will leave Des Moines County through inheritance.  Many that have lived and worked in the community their entire lives would like a portion of their wealth to stay in the area.  The opportunity to leave a lasting legacy is exactly why Community Foundations exist.


When you give to the Community Foundation of Des Moines County you are funding the future.  Take a few minutes to see for yourself why giving is so important.  

News & Events

Stay up to date with news and events involving the Community Foundation of Des Moines County.

Impact the Community

See how people in our community have been directly impacted by the Community Foundation of Des Moines County

Create a Legacy

Make a difference for generations to come.  Learn how you could create a legacy that will live on.

bottom of page