Volume 1 | April 27, 2017
Grassroots  Connection
Welcome! Iowa  Heartland  RC&D is excited to bring to you our new and informative monthly e-newsletter, Grassroots Connection, for important and engaging events you won't want to miss.  We'll feature programs and projects of interest in your area and Central Iowa including snapshots of articles about people making a positive impact.  We'll keep you informed so you can stay connected!
Upcoming Events
There's a lot going on in our Central Iowa area of interest and activities for Arts and Culture, habitat restoration, environmental sustainability, historical significance, outdoor recreation, healthy food, community impact and much more! 

We'll do our best to keep you informed of special events you won't want to miss.  Be sure to send us your information too so that we can list what's happening in your area in our newsletter and on our website.  Visit our website for more calendar events and details with the link below!

Calendar of Events

It's All About Trails!
We're very pleased to let our readers know that our Board President, Gay Lea Wilson, is featured in the April issue of Des Moines City View's Pleasant Hill Living magazine.  Gay talks about her love of the outdoors, how a bike trail 35 miles long is named in her honor and what it means to inspire recreational family connections! Read more...

Noteworthy News
Iowa Heartland RC&D is excited to announce that we are one of the selected charities for this year's 2017 Principal Charity Classic, Birdies For Charity Program, held at Wakonda Country Club, Des Moines, IA, June 6-11.  Visit the PCC website to find full event details, volunteer your time, and donate to your favorite listed charity!

Principal Charity Classic

Support Iowa Heartland RC&D
Mother's Day is right around the corner, May 14.  Visit: smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate to Iowa Heartland RC&D.  Amazon has a large variety of gifts perfect for that special Mom. 

Make a lasting gift to support your passion and what's important to you to IHRCD.  With your direction and planning we can help make what you care about a reality for future generations.  Visit our donation page on our website for more details.

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