Alliant Energy Foundation Community Grants
November 29, 2019
Seven area nonprofit organizations have been awarded community grants totaling $16,000 from the Alliant Energy Foundation. Cedar Valley Friends of the Family received $2,500 for safe shelter and housing stability, $1,000 is going to the Dubuque Audubon Society for a bald eagle watch, Dubuque County Historical Society gets $5,000 for their North American River Otter Pups exhibit, and Northeast Iowa Council Boy Scouts of America receives $2,500 for education in scouting. The River Bend Food Reservoir’s Mobile food pantry program gets a $2,500 grant, Beckman Catholic High School in Dyersville receives $1,500 for their green house, and Postville Elementary Parent Teacher Organization, $1,000 for a Pirate playground. These grants are among 144 the Alliant Energy Foundation awarded this grant cycle, totaling over $343,000.