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3 10, 2022

Grinnell College Community Mini-Grant spotlight: Imagine Grinnell

2022-10-04T12:30:26-06:00October 3rd, 2022|Imagine Grinnell|

October 3, 2022 Putting Down Roots — Imagine Grinnell Volunteer-operated and dedicated to the reforestation of Grinnell, TreeCorps functions under the leadership of the Imagine Grinnell program. The corps offers volunteer opportunities for multiple generations of Grinnell residents, as well as educational and community opportunities to connect. The $4,300 grant given to Imagine Grinnell [...]

30 09, 2022

Annual Community-Wide Fundraiser We GIVE kicks off October 1

2022-09-27T11:59:58-06:00September 30th, 2022|Foundation News|

October 1, 2022 The Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation (GPCF) and the Claude W. & Dolly Ahrens Foundation (CDAF) will kick-off the year-end giving season with the annual We GIVE for Poweshiek County, a month-long fundraiser starting October 1 and continuing through October 31. Nicole Brua-Behrens, Executive Director of Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation, invites givers across [...]

20 09, 2022

1000Trees Grinnell Received Iowa DNR Grant & Plans Fall Planting Event

2022-09-21T12:25:34-06:00September 20th, 2022|Ahrens Park Foundation, Foundation News, Imagine Grinnell|

September 20, 2022 Imagine Grinnell and its 1000 Trees initiative recently received a grant from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources through its Derecho Community Forestry Grant Program. This grant will allow 1000Trees to purchase trees to be planted in the Right-Of-Way (ROW) throughout the 50112 zip code and at Ahrens Park. Additional trees [...]

12 09, 2022

Imagine Grinnell’s Get-Together at Marvin Garden

2022-09-13T15:11:57-06:00September 12th, 2022|Giving Gardens, Imagine Grinnell|

September 12, 2022 Imagine Grinnell invites volunteers, friends and community members to Get-Together at Marvin Gardens for an end of the season celebration! The event takes place on Sunday, September 18 from 1 – 3 p.m. and includes appetizers, beverages and live music from Emma Kieran, singer-songwriter from Grinnell College. Seating will be limited and [...]

1 09, 2022

Mental Health Speaker Series September 15th

2022-09-01T13:28:01-06:00September 1st, 2022|Foundation News, JPK|

September 1, 2022 The Grinnell-Newburg Community School District and the Grinnell Area Mental Health Consortium have partnered to bring a community-wide speaking event series to Grinnell. The second event addresses the topic of the effects of media on children. On September 15, Dr. Douglas Gentile research scientist, author, and professor of Psychology at Iowa State [...]

17 08, 2022

Grinnell Area Mental Health Consortium is the 2022 “Leave It Better Than You Found It” Winner

2022-08-19T13:00:52-06:00August 17th, 2022|Foundation News, JPK|

August 18, 2022 Back Row (Left to Right): Larry Jansen, Tom Latimer, Frank Shults, Dave Ketter, Rachel Bly, Chief Michael McClelland, Jennifer Cogley (Director of Programs CDAF), Lori Schoh. Front Row (Left to Right): Terry Mason, Karen Phillips, Dr. JR Paulson, Melissa Ford. Not pictured: Brenda Daily, Julie Smith, Shannon Fitzgerald, Linda Romero, Jim Gilbert The [...]

28 07, 2022

Grinnell has 9 Giving Gardens providing free produce to all

2022-07-28T10:55:16-06:00July 28th, 2022|Giving Gardens, Grinnell Food Coalition, Tiger Packs|

July 28, 2022 Fresh, free produce is available anytime at local Giving Gardens! See the locations And watch the facebook page Grinnell Giving Gardens for updates.

26 07, 2022

Native Landscaping in Bloom at Ahrens Park

2022-07-28T11:18:21-06:00July 26th, 2022|Ahrens Park Foundation, Foundation News|

July 26, 2022 Have you noticed the awesome native plants and wildflowers around Ahrens Park? Check them out next time you’re here. There are 3 different native landscaping areas around the park. Which ones can you find below

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