Congratulations & Thank You for Your Efforts!
Iowa has moved to the
#2 spot in the nation!
We are now reporting at 55.4%.
Black Hawk County is reporting at 56.1%.
See the National
Response Rate Tracker.
The breakdown by city (as of 4/14/2020):
- Cedar Falls - 59.4%
- Dunkerton - 54.5%
- Elk Run Heights - 63.5%
- Evansdale - 57.5%
- Gilbertville - 74.9%
- Hudson - 64.%
- LaPorte City - 59.%
- Raymond - 62.1%
- Waterloo - 52.4%
COVID-19 Programs & Resources
to support you
Iowa Arts & Culture Emergency Relief Fund
provides short-term financial relief to those in the arts, cultural and creative industries most impacted by state disaster declarations, natural disasters, and other forms of emergencies.
Data for Beginners
course (May 7, 14, and 21). It's now
Trainings focus on fundraising, board development, volunteer management, marketing, social media, organizational leadership, and capacity building.
Offering daily webinars on hosting virtual meetings, virtual galas and more!
COVID-19 Impact on Iowa Nonprofit Organizations
UNI's Business and Community Services conducted research and did a report on the impact of COVID-19 on Iowa's nonprofits. Read the report here.
LIVE Leadership Summit. Amidst the Corona Chaos: Fear-Less
When chaos strikes does fear win? If you struggle with worry, anxiety, uncertainty or just find it challenging to balance work and life, then this summit is for you!
Join a team of speakers, coaches, doctors, and authors who will share how they overcome fear. Gain tips and tools you can use. It's FREE!
How to hold a successful virtual nonprofit event
If you're like me, you're doing nearly every part of your job differently. Since our new normal is meetings held with webcams - how do we hold a successful virtual nonprofit event? Learn more here.
CARES Benefits Explained
Iowa Workforce Development has outlined the benefits of Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act of 2020, which provides unemployment benefits for the self-employed, independent contractors, nonprofit employees, gig economy workers, those who have exhausted other unemployment insurance benefits, and those who may not have sufficient work history to qualify for a regular state claim.
In our continued effort to make sure important information and resources are accessible
Iowans, we are proud to announce our new helpline. Available in six different languages.
Are you essential personnel OR an employer of essential personnel and you have child care needs for you or your employees? This is a great resource.
For additional information from Child Care Resources and Referral, click
All session resources have been shared on our
COVID-19 Resource Page
. Find resources on statewide response funds, webinar recordings, articles and blogs, sample templates and other resources for employees and employers.
Are you 100% healthy, free of a sore throat, cough and the sniffles?
Consider how you can help lend a hand.
*Be sure to check the website and Facebook pages for most up to date information.
Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley
has a collection of Volunteer Opportunities listed
The Guernsey Charitable Foundation has updated its website,
, to better communicate with partner organizations. Beginning in the August 2020 grant cycle, there will be small changes to the application, and email submissions of grant and reporting documents will be encouraged. Reach out to Executive Director, Casey Reints, with any questions at 319-226-3434 or
In addition to posting new COVID-19 Coronavirus funding opportunities, we will continue to update active grants with new extended grant deadlines.
Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation
is committed to strengthening and transforming the health and smiles of all Iowans.
In response, the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation outlines the immediate grant programming actions:
COVID-19 Nonprofit Emergency Operating Relief Grants
Grant application now available
for Black Hawk County COVID-19 Cooperative Disaster Response Fund.
We can help communicate!
As COVID-19 has reached the Cedar Valley,
for working diligently at your organizations to make arrangements, strengthen and structure systems and provide effective and well-coordinated communications.
We can help communicate your program changes and cancellations.
Please also check in to the Cedar Valley COVID-19
for announcements and notices.
All CVNA programs are in the process of being re-scheduled. Stay tuned for updated program dates.
CVNA Members...and NonMembers...
In the Mail!
Many of you have renewed your membership with CVNA. We want to continue to serve you. If you don't want to wait for the invoice, go online and Join Today!