Timeline

FEBRUARY 15

A letter announcing the grant cycle is sent to nonprofit groups in Marion County.

Media announcements: Knoxville Reminder, Pella Chronicle, Pella Town Crier, Journal Express, Knoxville Hometown News, and KNIA/KRLS.

Website is updated with current application forms and information.

APRIL 20

Deadline for accepting grant proposals.

MAY

The Board reviews all grant proposals and meets to recommend grant amounts.

Final recommendations sent to the Greater Des Moines Community Foundation for final processing.

JULY

Awards announced and distributed.