2019 Small Grants

Funding applications will be reviewed by a volunteer-led Small Grants Committee to determine program funding.  The Small Grants Committee is comprised of volunteer community members who possess knowledge about community need.  Following the review process, the Small Grant Committee will recommend funding decisions to the United Way of North Central Iowa Board of Directors. 

Award Notification

Awardees will be notified at the beginning of July.  Funding will be disbursed in late early August.

Instructions on How to Apply:

Carefully read the Grant Purpose and Eligibility Requirements to determine eligibility and application requirements.  Download application and open in Word.  Fill out an application and attach required documentation (note: text boxes will expand to fit type).  Submit one (1) hard copies and one e-copy to Jen Arends, United Way of North Central Iowa, 2911 4th St., P.O Box 1645, Mason City, IA 50401 by 4:00 P.M May 22nd, 2019.  Late applications will not be accepted

Download the Grant Purpose and Eligibility Requirements HERE

Download the Small Grants Application HERE

Questions can be directed to:

Jen Arends


United Way of North Central Iowa 
2911 4th Street SE
PO Box 1465
Mason City, IA 50401

Jen Arends