Community Foundation announces recipients of Organizational Effectiveness Grants: $60,000 invested in local nonprofit organizations

Jan. 21, 2011 null

The Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines is providing $60,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations as part of the Organizational Effectiveness Grant cycle. These grants respond to the capacity building needs of the nonprofit sector, allowing nonprofit organizations to become more effective, strengthen and engage their boards, streamline operations, explore efficiencies and plan for the future of their organizations.


Recipients of Organizational Effectiveness Grants include:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa



Des Moines Area Religious Council

Employee & Family Resources


HOME, Inc.

Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement

Iowa Legal Aid

Metro Arts Alliance

Mid-Eastern Council on Chemical Abuse

Polk County Housing Continuum

Salisbury House & Gardens

StageWest Theater Company

Youth Emergency Services & Shelter of Iowa