PO Box 207 • Oskaloosa, IA 52577 • 641.780.7719 • Copyright 2018 • Mahaska County Community Foundation • All rights reserved.

​​​Mahaska County Community Foundation

Helping donors do good work forever!

Building a firm foundation for the future

  • Stillwell Public Library, New Sharon - Library card automation: $4,000
  • Mahaska County Recreation Foundation - Prairie Project: $6,436
  • Oskaloosa Fire Department - Ultra high-pressure pump: $3,000
  • Oskaloosa Chamber/Main Street - Billboard and banners: $4,300
  • Southern Iowa Fair - New beef barn: $10,000
  • F.A.C.E. of Mahaska County - Renovation project: $10,000
  • Friends of the Auditorium - Workshops & Performance: $2,500
  • Big Brothers/Sisters Mahaska County - Start-up funds: $10,000
  • Mobility Worldwide of Leighton - Fans and garage door: $1,030
  • Oskaloosa Symphony Orchestra - Summer Music Festival: $3,000

The following projects are not listed in any particular order. 

  • William Penn University - Career Services Technology: $5,000
  • City of New Sharon - East End Park Revitalization: $10,250
  • City of Rose Hill - Renovation of park and shelter house: $24,516
  • City of Fremont - Pocket park renovation: $9,000
  • Youth for Christ - Club room renovation: $2,000
  • Oskaloosa Christian School - Gymnasium improvements: $1,500
  • North Mahaska School District - Pilot project for providing 
           school  mental health services: $5,000
  • Mahaska County Extension - Community room lighting: $10,000

2018 Projects Funded - $122,132

The Mahaska County Community Foundation

was established in 2005 with the first round

of grants  awarded the following year. 

The most current grant recipients appear below,

listed in no particular order. The following link provides the complete list of grant recipients.

Grants made since 2006: $1,140,391