OrganizationAmount ($)Project
Building Blocks Preschool2,000Sci Explore cart/curriculum
Bussey, City of2,500Park facilities rehab
Christian Opportunity Center2,000Life skills renovation
Fairhaven West, Inc.3,500Gazebo/Therapeutic Sanctuary
Families First of Pella1,000Website redesign
Friends of Melcher Dallas Public Library2,000Library renovation
Iowa Lions Foundation3,500Marion/Mahaska I-screen
Knoxville Morning Kiwanis3,150Young’s Park playground
Knoxville Schools10,000Minigrant
Lake View Camp/Conference Center3,000Playground
Marion County Public Health2,500ALICE Training
Marion County Genealogical Soc.2,000Microfilm local newspapers
MD Public Library3,000Moving expenses
Melcher Dallas Food Pantry2,500Furnace/shingles/water heater
Melcher-Dallas School6,000Minigrant
Methodist Church FUN3,000Back-to-School supplies
Nat. Sprint Car Hall of Fame5,000Expand the Dream
Pella Historical Society3,000Tulip Time/Museum System
Pella Schools10,000Minigrant
Pella, City of2,700ADA picnic table
Pine Rest2,500Perinatal Mood Disorder Classes
Pleasantville City Council5,000Recreation path lighting
Pleasantville Human Development2,500Back-to-School supplies
Pleasantville Schools6,000Minigrant
Stepping Stones Early Learning Center2,500Playground project
Twin Cedars School6,000Minigrant
Wesley Life150,000Cottages Project in Pella (3-year pledge)

Special 10th Anniversary Grants

OrganizationAmount ($)Project
Crossroads of Pella8,000Uplift,Encourage Neighbors
Grand Theater Foundation10,000Signage for theater renovation
Historic Pella Trust10,000Tuttle Log House restoration
Indiana Township Fire & Rescue10,000Unity in Community Center
Knoxville Hospital & Clinics10,000Flexible Cystoscope
Marion County Development Commission10,000Housing assessment
Pella Community Ambulance10,000Emergency Medical Responder Training
Pella Public Library9,800Interactive Touch Table
Pleasantville FFA Alumni10,000Livestock Barn Remodel
Pleasantville/Bussey/M-D Senior Centers.7,500Defibrillators for three sites
Total grants awarded in 2015$95,300 

2015 Total:$342,150