United Way of Story County invites agencies to submit proposals requesting funds through our grant programs. Please click on the following links for more information and to download the application forms.  


Recent Grants Awarded:

6/19 We-Cycle80 Bicycle Helmets$860 Impact
6/19 UWSCWheels for Work$1,000 Impact
6/19 Cambridge Food PantryFreezer$700 Impact
5/19 YSSFamily Counseling & Clinic$21,000 Major
5/19 Boys & Girls Clubs of Story CountySafety Renovations and Improvements$23,133 Major
5/19 Friendship ArkHealth Homes, Flooring Updates$22,115 Major
5/19 Mainstream LivingImprovements to Aspen House Outdoor Space$10,000 Major
5/19 Mid-Iowa Community Action AgencyEquipement Upgrades at Story County Dental Clinic$9,465 Major
5/19 One Heart Equestrian Therapy, IncAssistance with Tractor Purchase for Maintainance and Operations$14,287 Major
5/19 Mainstream LivingImprovements at The Center for Community Integration$7,500 Impact
5/19 YSSAppliance to Complete Renovations at Rosedale Shelter$7,800 Impact
5/19 Colo Public LibraryMeals for the Summer Reading Program$800 Impact
4/19 Ballard SchoolsSummer School Reading Program$850 Impact
4/19 NAMI Central IowaFurniture Upgrades$7,500 Impact
4/19 Legal Aid Society of Story CountyTechnology Replacement$3,789 Impact
4/19 The Salvation ArmyFood Pantry & Doing the Most Good Market$6,000 Impact
4/19 Emergency Residence ProjectStreet Outreach Initiative$1,000 Impact
4/19 Friends of Slater LibraryStory County Tween Read Program$1,497 Impact
2/19 Martha's House of HopeSecurity System$1,000 Impact
1/19 FreeStoreTransportation of goods to ACCESS families$1,000 Impact
12/18 Colo Community Food PantryRefrigerator$999 Impact
11/18 Story County Dental ClinicDigital X-Ray Sensor$2,000 Impact
10/18 Colo Community Food PantryFreezer$3,000 Impact
9/18 Mainstream LivingHome and Community Based Services$3,000 Impact
9/18 Primary Health CenterCentering Pregnancy$3,000 Golf
9/18 Threshold LearningTLC's After School Kids Club$2,000 Golf
9/18 Central IA RSVPSPeak Up!$507 Golf
9/18 Camp Fire Heart of IowaLiteracy Camp Coordinator$2,500 Golf
9/18 Boys & Girls Clubs of Story CountyGirls Program$3,000 Golf
9/18 ChildServeOutpatient Therapy - Physical and Occupational$1,600 Golf
9/18 Colo-NESCO Middle/High SchoolGarden$1,500 Golf
9/18 Lutheran Services in IowaParent Cafes$3,000 Golf
9/18 Raising Readers in Story CountySuper K Transition to Kindergarten$3,000 Golf
9/18 DMACCAmes Education and Literacy $3,000 Impact
9/18 Legal AidMandatory Mediation Assistance$1,500 Golf
9/18 The Salvation ArmyFood Pantry Improvements$3,000 Impact
8/18 YWCASignage$250 Mini
8/18 Boys & Girls Clubs of Story CountyAmes Club Commercial Fridge$3,000 Impact
8/18 The Arc of Story CountyProject Search$1,103 Impact
6/18 NAMI Central IowaStory County Mental Health Expo$700 Impact
6/18 Lutheran Services in IowaResidential Services$6,000 Impact
6/18 The Community AcademySummer Experience$250 Mini
6/18 Mainstream LivingHome & Community Based Services$4,700 Capital Improvement
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