Foundation News: March 2021
Take our online course to earn 1 CEU:
Pre-recorded lessons from Saving Grace: A Guide to Financial Well-Being will be available on our website through the end of April. If you purchase the workbook and watch all 10 lectures**, you will receive one CEU. What an easy way to receive continuing education credit! Visit the publisher's website to learn more about the content of the course.

We want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who took the class already this spring!

**Please email us at for the password to enter the Saving Grace section of the website.
Thank you scholarship applicants!

With over $200,000 available, we are excited to read through the scholarship applications submitted this year. Applicants will be notified via email in April or early May about their application status.

Scholarship applications are accepted December 1 - March 1 annually. Please check out all available scholarships on our website - we encourage you to apply next year!
Other good news:
IUMF awards hunger grant to Iowa ministries: After a challenging year for so many, the Foundation's Board of Directors elected to donate $6,500 to organizations across Iowa, both big and small, that are making a difference alleviating hunger in their communities. Learn about the nine deserving recipients here. If one of these organizations is in your community, we encourage you to volunteer!

Photos courtesy of Carma Mohler Grant winner Nevada Food at First.
Did you know? Philanthropy follows trends just like anything else. Check out this article about five types of gifts that will have the greatest appeal in 2021.
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