Metro Funders Directory

The following foundations, businesses and organizations participate in Metro Funders. Grant applications and guidelines are available by contacting the individual Funders.

Each member of Metro Funders has their own grant making priority areas and guidelines. Grantseekers should be sure to contact each individual funder prior to submitting any proposals, in order to ascertain the appropriateness of the request.

This information is provided as a service to Cedar Valley grant seekers, and should not be used for solicitation or any other detrimental purposes.

Please contact Metro Funders Coordinator Tom Wickersham with any questions, updates or suggestions for this Directory.

BankIowa Jane Messingham 319-287-4242
Black Hawk County Board of Supervisors Linda Laylin 319-833-3003
Black Hawk County Gaming Association Beth Knipp 319-433-1153
Cedar Falls Community Foundation Cyndi Sweet 319-243-9170
Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau Kim Manning 319-268-4266
Cedar Valley United Way Sheila Baird 319-235-6211
Cedar Valley’s Promise Carole Gustafson 319-291-2603
City of Cedar Falls Mayor Jim Brown 319-268-5119
City of Evansdale Mayor Doug Faas 319-232-6683
City of Waterloo Mayor Quentin Hart 319-291-4429
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa Kaye M. Englin 319-287-9106
CUNA Mutual Group Sharina Sallis 319-483-2726
Lincoln Savings Bank Foundation Joan Rice 319-233-1900
Max and Helen Guernsey Charitable Foundation Soo Greiman 319-226-3434
Otto Schoitz Foundation Shelli Panicucci 319-232-2870
R.J. McElroy Trust Stacy Van Gorp 319-287-9102
Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area Cara Miller 319-234-4567
Teen Trust Tom Wickersham 319-243-1356
Van G. Miller Family Charitable Foundation Teresa Hoffman 319-234-1766
Veridian Credit Union Angela Weekley 319-236-5600
Waterloo Community Foundation Michelle Temeyer 319-883-6022
Waterloo Convention &  Visitors Bureau 319-233-8350