News & Updates
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Impact Polk is an annual competitive, donor-directed grant program of GiveWell Community Foundation with the goal of addressing community needs throughout Polk County.
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GiveWell Community Foundation’s Controller, Dorena Geary, CPA, has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer.
Announcing updates to GWCF's Board of Directors for the 2023-2024 fiscal year.
The George W. Jenkins Fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation has awarded a total of $750,523 to 90 nonprofit organizations through the Impact Polk 2023 grant cycle.
Two Polk County nonprofit medical clinics received a combined total of more than $20,000 through this year’s Community Clinic Grant Program.
This year, 29 nonprofit organizations serving Polk County were awarded capacity-building grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 through GWCF’s Empower Polk 2023 grant cycle.