NonProfit Endowment Partner Listing

The Community Foundation manages endowments for more than 150 nonprofit organizations in eastern Iowa and western Illinois. These nonprofit organizations are called the Community Foundation’s NonProfit Endowment Partners. A donor to the Community Foundation may support one or more of these organization endowments or may establish their own permanent endowment that benefits one or more charities the donor cares about most.  NonProfit Endowment Partners have been placed in categories that reflect their primary mission.

Animal Welfare
Humane Society of Scott County
Quad City Animal Welfare Center

American Schleswig Holstein Heritage Society
Ballet Quad Cities
Bishop Hill Heritage Association
Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Society
Buffalo Bill Museum
Center for Belgian Culture
Central Community Historical Society
Colonel Davenport Historical Fund
Community Choir of Geneseo
Des Moines County Historical Society
Family Museum of Arts and Science
Figge Art Museum
Fort Madison Area Arts Association
Fulton Historical Society
German American Heritage Center
Great River Threshers
Heritage Trust for Preservation and Restoration of Historic Burlington
Midwest Writing Center
Music Students - Etude Club
Niabi Zoological Society
North Lee County Historical Society
Putnam Museum and Science Center
Quad City Arts
Quad City Botanical Center
Quad City Symphony Orchestra
Rock Island Art Guild
The Outing Club
Timber Lake Playhouse

Community Development/Improvement
Bettendorf Veterans Memorial
City of Fulton
Clarence Community Fund
Community Foundation of Des Moines County
DeWitt Area Veterans Memorial Foundation
Donnellson Vision Inc.
Fort Madison Area United Way
Friends of Bettendorf Parks Foundation
Friends of Lake Darling
Friends of the Fulton Windmill
Friends of Vander Veer
Fulton Township Cemetery
Gateway Redevelopment Group
Geneseo Community Park District
Geneseo Development & Growth, Inc.
Gethsemane Cemetery
Hope Haven Area Development Center Corporation
Iowa State Bar Foundation
Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Inc.
Progressive Action for the Common Good
Regional Development Authority
Schuetzenpark Gilde
Society of American Military Engineers - Rock Island Post
Walcott Lions Club
Windmill Area Steering Committee

Iowa Newspaper Association
Quad City Regional Auto Show

Fort Madison Community School District
Friends of Unity Christian Schools
Geneseo Endowment for Excellence in Education
Junior Achievement Free Enterprise Foundation
Junior Board of Rock Island
Just Kids Early Care & Education Centers
Mercer County Schools Excellence in Education Foundation
Quad City Montessori School
Rebuilding Together Quad Cities
Rivermont Collegiate
Rock Island County Extension & 4-H Education Foundation
Rock Island High School Class of 1956 Foundation
SAL Family & Community Services
Scattergood Friends School
Scott County Kids - Decategorization Program
St. Mark's Preschool
Villa Montessori School
WQPT- QC Public TV

Educational Foundations
Bettendorf Community Schools Foundation
Burlington Community School District Educational Foundation
Durant Community Schools Education Foundation
Eastern Iowa Community College District Foundation
Geneseo Education Foundation
Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation
Mediapolis Education Foundation
Morrison Schools Foundation
North Cedar Community School District Foundation
Pleasant Valley Schools Educational Foundation
Scott Community College Foundation
Southeastern Community College Foundation
United Education Foundation

Living Lands & Waters
River Action Inc.
Three Rivers Conservation

Health Services
Alternatives for the Older Adult
Center for Alcohol & Drug Services, Inc.
Children's Therapy Center of the Quad Cities
Edgerton Women's Health Center
Fort Madison Community Hospital Foundation
Friendship Manor
Genesis Foundation
Hammond Henry Hospital Foundation
Harbor Crest Foundation
Living Proof Exhibit
Mercer County Family YMCA
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center
Quad Cities Diabetes Association
Quad City Osteopathic Foundation
Ridgecrest Foundation at Ridgecrest Village

Albany Public Library District
Bettendorf Public Library Foundation
Burlington Public Library Foundation
Clinton Public Library
Fort Madison Public Library
Friends of Davenport Public Library
Friends of the Columbus Junction Public Library
Friends of the Moline Public Library
Geneseo Public Library District
LeClaire Community Library
Lowden Public Library
Odell Public Library Friends
Schmaling Memorial Public Library District
Scott County Library System Foundation
West Point Public Library

Local Agency
American Legion Buffalo Bill Post 347
River Bend Foodbank

Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of Davenport
Christ United Methodist Church of Davenport
Church of All Saints
Churches United of the QCA
First Presbyterian Church - Davenport
First Presbyterian Church - Milan
First United Methodist Church of Geneseo
Grace Lutheran Church, DeWitt
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Bettendorf
Peace Church of Christ United, UCC - Bennett, IA
Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bettendorf
St. Ann's Parish, Long Grove
St. Anthony Catholic Church, Davenport
St. Mary's Catholic Church, West Point
St. Paul Lutheran Church, Clinton
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Quad Cities

Bettendorf Rotary Club
Burlington Kiwanis
Davenport Woman's Club
de Immigrant Volunteer Millers
Fulton Kiwanis Club
Junior League of the Quad-Cities
Kiwanis Club of Davenport
Rotary Club of Davenport Iowa
Soroptimist International of Fort Madison, IA
United Way of the QCA

Youth & Human Services
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley
Bi-State Literacy Council
Boy Scouts of America - Illowa Council
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Mississippi Valley
Braveheart Children's Advocacy Center
Cafe on Vine
Camp Courageous of Iowa Foundation
Camp Shalom, Inc.
Center for Active Seniors, Inc.
Child Abuse Council
Coats for Kids - Dr. David E. Lane Memorial
Community Action of Eastern Iowa
Community Care, Inc.
Davenport Lend-A-Hand Club
DeLaCerda House
Family Resources, Inc.
Fort Madison YMCA
Friendly House
Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa/Western Illinois
Goodwill Industries of the Heartland
Habitat for Humanity Quad Cities
Hand in Hand
HAVlife Foundation
HELP Through Education and Law Program, Inc
Humility of Mary Housing, Inc.
Humility of Mary Shelter, Inc.
LULAC Council #10
Marriage and Family Counseling Service
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
Quad Cities Mexican American Organization, Inc.
Scott County Family YMCA
Show Me Charity
Sterling-Rock Falls Family YMCA
The Center for Youth and Family Solutions, Inc.
Two Rivers YMCA
Vera French Foundation
Vera French Housing Corporation
Women's Choice Center
Young House Family Services Foundation
Youth Hope - A Christian Friendliness Ministry

For more information on ways to establish a Nonprofit Endowment, contact a member of the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend’s experienced staff by calling 563-326-2840 or emailing

Updated as of 6/9/2017

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