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Jefferson Matters: A Main Street & Chamber Community


Jefferson Matters: A Main Street & Chamber Community received $40,000 towards the “Jefferson Wants You” Incentive Fund to recruit small businesses to the community and remote workers to move to Greene County.

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Greene County Community Center/Jefferson Park & Rec


Greene County Community Center/Jefferson Park & Rec were awarded $40,000 toward new park equipment at Russell Park.

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Contiguous Counties 2022


Under its agreement with Wild Rose Entertainment Inc., Grow Greene  County Gaming Corporation receives five percent of the local casino’s adjusted gross gaming revenues to distribute to nonprofits, governmental and charitable organizations. Of that total, 4.1 percent goes to projects in Greene County and 0.9 percent is shared equally among the community foundations of the […]

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Grow Greene County awards competitive grants of $35,000 and more in Greene County, Iowa.  If an organization is applying for less than $35,000, it should apply for grants through the Greene County Community Foundation. Funding for organizations in the contiguous counties will go through their own County Community Foundation.

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Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation awards funding received by an allocation to municipalities in Greene County and by a competitive grant application.



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The distribution of 4.1% will go to non-profit organizations in Greene County, the Greene County Community Foundation, Greene County Schools and Municipalities.


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Community Foundations

Helpful Links to organizations associated with Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation


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Grow Greene County 2023 Grant Application Available

October 1st Grow Greene County has released its Competitive Grant Application for the eighth round of grants that will be distributed to nonprofit, governmental and charitable organizations from Greene County which submit a successful application for a project.  The application can be downloaded from the Grow Greene County website, www.growgreenecounty.org. Completed applications are due by 4:00 […]


Grow Greene County Grant Awards 2022

Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation, the local nonprofit corporation that holds the state gaming license in Greene County, distributed almost $ 1.5 million worth of grants at its 7th Annual Awards Night, conducted in person at Wild Rose Jefferson April 5.  Grow Greene County board members agree it is the highlight of their year to […]


Give Back awards 2021

A tradition was started in 2016 by the Grow Greene County board of directors to surprise deserving agencies in Greene County with a Give Back Award during the holiday season. This year on the heels of a very successful referendum vote the Grow Greene County board gave four Give Back Awards. It all started on […]

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