Community News | ACCF Spring 2015
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Dear friends,
It’s the season for annual rituals like graduation, Memorial Day celebrations and seeds growing!

Today, I thank you for taking time to learn about the New Albin Public Library Endowment, a fund that has been built and is now paying out and touching your community.
Be inspired with us as we celebrate the gifts of summer. Enjoy the farmers markets, festivals, concerts, picnics, fairs, fun runs, and parades that make your community vibrant. Remember, I am an email or phone call away, to help you to build the future you want for your favorite nonprofits, causes, and communities!


MJ Smith
Director of Affiliate Foundations

Supporting Sustainable Futures for Allamakee County Nonprofits

New Albin Public Library

New Albin Public library is one of more than 20 Allamakee nonprofits that relies on earnings from an endowment fund at the Allamakee County Community Foundation for a reliable and sustainable source of income.

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10 Years of Giving and Growing

In 2005 something incredible happened. A few visionary citizens came together and proved that small rural communities could do some very big things.

Now just 10 short years later the Community Foundation has granted nearly $1 million to local nonprofits. And has grown to more than $1.7 million to support the future of Allamakee County.

Second Annual Great Give Day Raises $319,308 for Northeast Iowa Nonprofits

We couldn't be happier with the show of support from our community.  Thanks to your generosity, we raised more than $5,000 for participating Allamakee County nonprofits.

10 Ways to Give Back this Summer

By Jonathan Aguilar, Communications Assistant
There comes a special time every year when the trees turn green with life and the sights, smells, and sounds of summer are alive. Amid the barbeques, family reunions, and fireworks, here are ten ways you and your family can give back to your community this season:

The Allamakee County Community Foundation (ACCF) was formed in 2005 as an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque. The founding members of the organization had a vision to ensure that our community's charitable programs were supported now- and in the future. We work together with many individuals, families, business, and organizations to establish endowment funds that will provide grant awards for years to come.

Learn more about the Allamakee County Community Foundation at

ACCF is an affiliate of the 
Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque

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