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- Director Application
Washington County Riverboat Foundation received a total of 80 applications requesting $2,631,645. The winners will be announced at our meeting November 16th. To view a list of applications click here.
Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is now taking applications to fill three directors’ positions. The director’s terms will expire January 1, 2020.
The board will accept applications from anyone who lives or works in Washington County. However, WCRF’s main emphasis on director openings will be an Ainsworth area resident, and two Washington area residents. WCRF would also note that directors do not represent the areas where they live or work but represent the entire Washington County area.
Eligible persons should also be aware that they will be required to undergo an extensive background check by the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation and be required to attend meetings at different locations around the county. Both meeting time and travel is uncompensated as this a volunteer position.
The deadline for submitting applications is September 16, 2016. To view the application and instructions Click Here.
The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce that the applications for the Fall Grants are now available. The WCRF would advise all applicants to review the guidelines before filing their application as some procedures have changed. The deadline for this period's application is 5:00pm on October 5, 2016.
Applications that are received before September 28th will be reviewed for any errors. Applications with errors received after September 28th may not be accepted.
To view applications and guidelines Click Here.
The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 51 grants totaling $99,905 in awards through its 2016 Mini Grant program. The Mini Grants were designed to reach applicants who had a small project they would like to complete.
The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at its July 13th Board meeting. WCRF Board President, Mike Driscoll, congratulated the award winners and commented that the “grant awards were for excellent projects around the area that will serve diverse and important needs. The Foundation Board is pleased to assist area nonprofit organizations to complete projects that might not happen without our financial support.”
To view a list of the winners click here.
The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 22 grants totaling $798,595 in Spring 2016 awards through its Competitive Grant program. Applications were due April 8, 2016 for this round of grants.
Washington County Riverboat Foundation 2016 Mini Grant Applications are now available. Mini Grants applications are limited to a maximum of $2,000. WCRF will give out up to $100,000 in Mini Grants this grant cycle. Mini Grants are catered to small non-profit organizations who would like to do a special project. Applications are due in our office by 5:00pm on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Click Here for the guidelines and the application.