Northwest Area Foundation Q4 Grantees Bridge Access to Loans in Tribal Communities and Advance Job Readiness for Underemployed Iowa Residents

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Northwest Area Foundation awarded more than $4.9 million through 78 grants to community nonprofits.

These latest grants bring the foundation’s 2017 annual grantmaking total to over $18.5 million. The 162 grants the foundation made last year supported organizations anchored in the culture of the people they serve and dedicated to expanding economic opportunity in under-resourced communities.

Of this quarter’s grantmaking, nearly $400,000 supported two grantees poised to take their model for community impact to the next level.

Learn more about the grantees on Northwest Area Foundation's website.