Past Awards – 2017

Grow Greene County awards competitive grants of $35,000 and more. They also provided an allocation to municipalities in 2017 to put toward projects in their communities.  Funding for organizations in the contiguous counties go through their own County Community Foundation.

Greene County Development Corporation

tg-img Grow Greene County provides funding to Greene County Development Corporation for various economic development Read More

Greene County Community Foundation

tg-img Grow Greene County awards the Greene County Community Foundations funds each year to distribute toward grants under $35,000.  Check out the Greene Read More

Municipalities 2017

tg-img Grow Greene County chooses to provide each of the municipalities in the county with an allocation of funds based on their population.  The funds are Read More

Contiguous Counties 2017

tg-img Under its agreement with Wild Rose Entertainment Inc., Grow Greene  County Gaming Corporation receives five percent of the local casino’s adjusted Read More

Paton-Churdan 2017

tg-img School districts in Greene County receive funding from Grow Greene County to put toward special Read More

Greene County CSD

tg-img In 2017 Greene County Community Schools was awarded an allocation of $158,411 that they used on nine different Read More

Give Back 2017

tg-img The Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation’s Board of Directors annually surprises an unexpecting non-profit organization with their Grow Greene Read More


tg-img The 100-year-old stained-glass dome of the Greene County Courthouse’s rotunda was in need of cleaning and repair.  In 2017, the Greene County Read More

Churdan Public Library

tg-img Churdan Public Library wrote competitive grants to Grow Greene County in 2016 and 2017 asking for support of their expansion project that would Read More

Scranton Water Tower

tg-img The oldest working water tower in Iowa is located in Scranton.  In 2017 the city of Scranton applied for a competitive grant to support the interior Read More

E911 Radios

tg-img The E911 Board was awarded a $104,635.00 competitive grant in 2017 for the purchase of 21-APX8000 All Brand portable radios and accessories for peace Read More


tg-img Like all old buildings, the Scranton Community Center and City Hall needed a little tuck-pointing, roofing and interior safety updates.  The City of Read More

Raccoon River Valley Trail

tg-img More tiles are on their way up on the Raccoon River Valley Trail. This is part of a larger trail installation that begins in Waukee Read More