Nonprofit Resources


Key nonprofit resources at the local, state and national level include:

Nonprofits are especially encouraged to join the Cedar Valley Nonprofit Association (CVNA) to connect to educational, capacity building, and networking opportunities as well as stay up to date on local funding deadlines. To inquire about financial assistance to cover the CVNA membership fee, please contact us at [email protected].  

For a directory of local funders and other related resources, visit Metro Funders - a voluntary alliance of public and private grantmakers in Black Hawk County that come together bimonthly to network, share information, and pursue collaborative opportunities for both funders and grantseekers.



Recognizing the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, some helpful resources are provided below.

Local & State Relief Resources

Black Hawk County Health Department COVID-19 Response
Cedar Valley's United Way 211 Service
COVID-19 Information & Resources for Iowans
EMBARC Multilingual Crisis Response Website
Grow Cedar Valley's COVID-19 Updates & Resources
Iowa Legal Aid Coronavirus 2020 Resources
Waterloo, Iowa COVID-19 Info Hub  

Federal & State Relief Programs

CARES Act Info for Nonprofits: Coronavirus Aid, Relief, & Economic Security
CDC Eviction Temporary Halt: CDC Temporarily Halt Residential Evictions
FFCRA Info for Nonprofits: Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Iowa Finance Authority: Iowa Housing Recovery
Iowa Workforce Development: Find Info & Apply for Unemployment
U.S. Dept. of Labor: Resource Page
U.S. Dept. of Labor: Disaster Unemployment Assistance


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