April 22, 2021 Gifting Grinnell, a virtual month-long auction intended to stimulate business activity and benefit nonprofit programs, raised approximately $14,000 to be distributed among twenty-two local nonprofit programs. Gifting Grinnell was a community initiative spurred by six area organizations that have partnered throughout the past year to ease the pandemic’s local burden. At [...]
April 21, 2021 Let's Eat! Free Food box distribution is tomorrow- Thursday, Apr. 22 at 4:00. Share with your neighbor, these food boxes are available to anyone. No restrictions or limitations. Find us at 2021 6th Ave.
April 19, 2021 Imagine Grinnell and it’s 1000+ Trees Grinnell committee will be hosting a spring planting event on Friday, April 30th & Saturday, May 1st handing out and planting trees purchased from funds received from the Alliant Energy and Trees Forever Branching Out Grant along with 100+ People Who Care. The Friday, April [...]
April 15, 2021 Because of our very generous and caring community, SHE COUNTS has been able to donate over 4100 personal care items to women in our communities to date! THANK YOU! BUT. Our work isn't done yet. Every day, women across our county, our state, and our country face "period poverty" with issues [...]
March 15, 2021 Are YOU a female AND one of the FIRST people in your family considering going to college? Deadline for the SHE Counts First Generation Scholarship is March 22nd. Apply here: https://sites.google.com/.../scholars.../scholarship-listing for a SHE Counts First Generation Scholarship ***The link above is the listing for all current scholarships available to GHS [...]
March 11, 2021 "There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish." - Michelle Obama In addition to International Women's Day earlier this week, March is Women's History Month! And there's nothing we love more than celebrating strong women. Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture, and society [...]
March 5, 2021 Imagine Grinnell is launching a new volunteer program with 1000+ Trees. Check it out! https://www.imaginegrinnell.org/treecorps
March 5, 2021 Let's Eat! The next round of free food box distribution will be March 11. We have seen the communities desire to participate and have made some changes for this round. If you have a specific need, please private message the GFC.
March 4, 2021 The outdoor ice skating rink is now closed for the season. Thanks for coming out and having some fun!
March 2, 2021 We are pleased to announce the 2021 Prairie Burn 100 event! Mark your calendars and be sure to follow us for updates. While we want to give you all high fives and hugs, our goal is to maintain a safe environment as we burn our calves in the great outdoors. So stay [...]