Newest WCRF Board Member
Michael Vincent

WCRF welcomes Michael Vincent of Keota to the Board of Directors.
Michael is the Owner/CEO of Wooden Wheel Vineyards just outside of Keota in Washington County. Mike brings extensive leadership experience to our board of directors. He has served as the President of the Iowa Wine Growers, Altoona Park & Rec Chairman, Advisory Committee Member for IA Area Schools, Office of International Development (OICD) and International Scientific Exchange Council (ISEC). Mike began his three year board term in January.

      WCRF Announces Spring Grant Winners

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation is pleased to announce 13 grants totaling $628,723.00 through the Competitive Grant Program.  

The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at the May 15th Board Meeting at the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort.
To view a list of the awards click here

The Municipal Grants were also awarded for 2019
To see a list of the Municipal Grant Awards click here

WCRF Now Accepting Mini Grant Applications

Washington County Riverboat Foundation 2019 Mini Grant Application is now available. Mini Grant applications are limited to a maximum of $2,000. 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 June 12, 2019.  To view guidelines and the application Click Here.

Congratulations Jim Logan!

Longtime Executive Assistant Jim Logan retired today from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation. He had been with the Foundation since January 2007. Jim helped create and implement policies and procedures for thousands of grant award recipients that have touched all of Washington County and beyond. We are deeply grateful for Jim's work with the Riverboat Foundation. Jim will now have more time to spend with his beautiful family. Best wishes!

2019 Spring Grants

Now taking applications for Spring!

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce that the application for the Spring 2019 Grant Period is now available. The WCRF would advise all applicants to review the guidelines before filing their application.The deadline for this period's application is 5:00 pm on April 3, 2019.

Applications that are received before March 22nd will be reviewed for any errors. Applications with errors received after March 22nd may not be accepted.

To view applications and guidelines Click Here.

WCRF Welcomes New Executive Assistant

Washington County Riverboat Foundation is pleased to welcome Patty Koller as our new Executive Assistant. She replaces Jim Logan who is retiring in January. Patty has a great history with WCRF as she was a member of the original board formed in 2004 to bring a casino to Washington County. She also served several years as President and Vice President.  She brings a great knowledge of the workings of both the board and the casino.

WCRF Announces Fall Grant Winners

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF) is pleased to announce 41 grants totaling $1,006,168 in Fall 2018 awards through its Competitive Grant program. Applications were due Oct 3rd, 2018 for this round of grants.

The WCRF Board of Directors made the decision on grant awards at its November 14th Board meeting.  To view a list of the awards click here.