We’re Making Greene County Better

Greene County Youth Athletic Association


GCYAA was the big winner at 2022 Awards Night.  They were awarded $200,000 over two years toward the electrical and safety upgrades at the youth ballfields in Jefferson.

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Jefferson Firefighters Association


Jefferson Firefighters Association will now have access to 8,000 gallons of water when fighting rural fires in Greene County.  They received a grant to purchase a tractor-trailer water tanker that will be able to go on-site when water access is unavailable.

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Grand Junction Parks and Rec Committee


Grand Junction Park and Rec Committee were awarded $40,000 toward the purchase of equipment for the Grand Junction Park. The previous equipment was damaged during the derecho in 2020.

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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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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 […]


Grow Greene County 2022 Grant Application Available

October 1st, Grow Greene County released the Competitive Grant Application for the seventh round of grants that will be distributed to nonprofit, governmental and charitable organizations from Greene County who submit a successful application for a project.  Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation, the local nonprofit corporation holds the state gaming license in Greene County. Funds […]

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