Donate to any of these funds online. All donations may be tax deductible and could be eligible for an 25% Endow Iowa Tax Credit. All online donations are processed by Stripe and The Keokuk Area Community Foundation. To make an online donation, please click DONATE next to fund of your choosing. If you would like to mail your contribution, please mail to: The Keokuk Area Community Foundation, P.O. Box 367, Keokuk, Iowa 52632. Please specify the fund or the purpose of your gift. Make checks payable to The Keokuk Area Community Foundation. If you have any questions, please contact Philip Ricketts, Administrator, at 319-670-0207 or by email info@keokukfoundation.org.

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Community Impact Funds
  Donate Fort Madison Area Arts Association Agency Endowment
  Donate Fort Madison Area United Way Agency Endowment
  Donate Fort Madison Community Hospital Foundation Agency Endowment
  Donate Fort Madison School District Foundation Agency Endowment
  Donate Holy Family Parish General Agency Endowment
  Donate Soroptimist International of Fort Madison Endowment
Soroptimist was formed in 1921 in Oakland, California, at a time when women were not permitted to join service organizations. Our name, loosely translated from the Latin, means best for women. Today, we have about 30,000 members and supporters in countries across North America, Latin America and the Pacific Rim. Your gift to the Soroptimist International of Fort Madison Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports education and training for women so they can achieve economic empowerment.
  Donate Three Rivers Conservation Foundation Agency Endowment (North Lee Community Foundation)
Matteson Scholarship Funds
  Donate Lawrence & Marilyn Matteson Foundation Fund
  Donate Lawrence & Marilyn Matteson Scholarship Funds
Fund used for Matteson Scholarships.
  Donate Matteson Scholarship Fund
North Lee Community Foundation Designated Funds
  Donate Anonymous Family Endowment for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools
  Donate Austin Sandrock and Carole Wallis Sandrock Fund
Learning Skills
  Donate City of West Point Parks & Recreation Fund
The City of West Point Parks and Recreation Department provides park facilities and programs to accommodate the needs and interests of local residents and visitors. Your gift to the City of West Point Parks & Recreation Fund at the North Lee Community Foundation supports all the charitable activities of the City of West Point Parks & Recreation.
  Donate Dianne Delaney Huddleson Foundation
Dianne Delaney Huddleson Foundation Fund was established in 2021, by Bruce Huddleson and the family of the late Dianne Delaney-Huddleson to support various teaching aspects at Holy Trinity Catholic Schools. The primary mission of the Dianne Delaney Huddleson Foundation Fund will be to support Holy Trinity Catholic Schools faculty professional development and continuing education opportunities and related expenses such as conference registration fees, travel costs, lodging/food costs, related technology, substitute teacher costs and other costs. Additional distributions from Dianne Delaney Huddleson Foundation Fund will also support instructors teaching virtually. The goal is to support costs and expenses associated with virtual or in-person presenters to help instructors, administration, staff to learn how to prepare students for their future.
  Donate Dr. Austin and Carole Wallis Sandrock Fund for the Fort Madison YMCA
  Donate Fort Madison Band Commission Endowment
The City Band in Fort Madison has provided 90 years of free concerts to the public in Historic Central Park. Your gift to the Fort Madison Band Commission Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will continue support this amazing musical tradition.
  Donate Fort Madison Public Library Foundation Endowment
Your gift to the Fort Madison Public Library Foundation Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports Fort Madison Public Library reading programs and new library materials.
  Donate Fort Madison School District Foundation Scholarship Fund #2
The mission of the Fort Madison Community School District is to ensure all students learn the academic and life skills necessary for personal success and responsible living. Your gift to the Fort Madison School District Foundation Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports scholarships to Fort Madison High School seniors.
  Donate Fort Madison YMCA Endowment
The Fort Madison YMCA Endowment is held at The North Lee Community Foundation. The Fort Madison YMCA Endowment supports the mission and programs of the Fort Madison Family YMCA. A gift to the Fort Madison YMCA Endowment contributes to Y sponsored community programs, youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
  Donate Gehling Endowment for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools
  Donate Gethsemane Cemetery Foundation Fund
The Gethsemane Cemetery Foundation Fund is an endowment fund held with The North Lee Community Foundation. The Gethsemane Cemetery Foundation Fund supports the preservation, beautification and maintenance of abandoned or deteriorating graves of deceased persons at Gethsemane Cemetery.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Capital Improvement Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Capital Improvement Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports capital projects at Holy Trinity Catholic Schools.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Teacher Benefits Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Teacher Benefits Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will provide teacher benefits to Holy Trinity Catholic Schools teachers.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Technology Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Technology Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will provide education technology to Holy Trinity Catholic Schools.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Tuition Assistance Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Tuition Assistance Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will provide tuition assistance for students attending Holy Trinity Catholic Schools.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Education Foundation Music Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Education Foundation Music Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will provide musical instruments and music programs to students attending Holy Trinity Catholic Schools.
  Donate Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Endowment
The main objective of the Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation is to insure the sustainability of our school system for generations to come. Your gift to the general Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation Endowment North Lee Community Foundation will support the mission of Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation.
  Donate Hope Haven Fund (Fort Madison)
Hope Haven is a private non-profit organization that provides vocational, residential, community living, employment and crisis services for over 530 mentally and physically challenged persons in Southeast Iowa. Your gift to the at the Hope Haven Fund at North Lee Community Foundation will support programs and services that offer guided support as well as real world skills that help Hope Haven clients succeed.
  Donate John Schuldt and Mary Moore Endowment for Fort Madison Area Art Association
  Donate John Schuldt and Mary Moore Endowment for Three Rivers Conservation
  Donate Joseph B. and Rita I. Sporkman Endowment-Houghton, Iowa
  Donate Larry and Connie Kelch Endowment for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools
  Donate Martha and Carl Link Endowment
  Donate Mary Moore Scholarship Fund
Your gift to the Mary Moore Scholarship Scholarship Endowment Fund at the North Lee Community Foundation supports scholarships to Fort Madison High School seniors.
  Donate Menke Family Endowment
  Donate Menke Family Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Endowment
  Donate North Lee Historical Society Fund
  Donate PAWs - Protectors of Animal Welfare Fund
PAW Fort Madison Animal Shelter is a non-profit 501c3, no-kill animal shelter whose mission is to find loving and forever homes for abandoned, stray and surrendered animals. Your gift to the PAWs - Protectors of Animal Welfare Fund at the North Lee Community Foundation supports PAW Fort Madison Animal Shelter in Fort Madison.
  Donate Richard Michael Azinger Endowment
  Donate Richard Michael" Azinger Endowment for Holy Family Parish
  Donate Saathoff Family Endowment for Gethsemane Cemetery
  Donate Saathoff Family Endowment for Holy Family Parish
  Donate Saathoff Family Endowment for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation
  Donate Saathoff Family Endowment for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools Educational Foundation for Teacher Benefits
  Donate Saathoff Family Endowment for the Fort Madison Food Pantry
  Donate Sheaffer Memorial Golf Park Endowment
Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course features 6,639 yards from the longest tees for a par 72. The course rating is 69.5 with a slope rating of 123. Your gift to the Sheaffer Memorial Golf Park Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course.
  Donate St. James the Less Catholic Cemetery Foundation, St. Paul, Iowa
The St. James the Less Catholic Cemetery Foundation Fund is an endowment fund held with The North Lee Community Foundation. St. James the Less Catholic Cemetery Foundation Fund supports the preservation, beautification, and maintenance of abandoned or deteriorating graves of St. James the Less Catholic Cemetery.
  Donate Sylvan and Joan Nichting Foundation Fund
  Donate Wanda F. Miller Endowment for Hope Haven
North Lee Community Foundation Donor Advised Funds
  Donate Brian & Kathleen Foecke Family Endowment Fund
  Donate Charles and Marilyn Holmes Foundation Fund
  Donate Harold Dyer Endowment for Houghton
Established by the Dyer Family, the Harold Dyer Endowment for Houghton supports the charitable activities of the City of Houghton and St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Your gift to the Harold Dyer Endowment for Houghton at the North Lee Community Foundation will continue to support Houghton Iowa.
  Donate Kowzan Family Foundation Fund
  Donate Larkin Family Foundation Fund
  Donate Pat and Julia Koellner Family Foundation Fund
  Donate Steve and Agnes Koellner Enrichment Fund
  Donate Welch Family Foundation
North Lee Community Foundation Endow Iowa Eligible Funds
  Donate Fort Madison Area Arts Association Endowment
Founded in 1979 as a non-profit organization, Fort Madison Area Arts Association (FMAAA) plays a special role in our community. Your gift to the Fort Madison Area Arts Association Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation, supports arts and cultural amenities that cultivate inspiration, enhance community pride, and strengthen arts appreciation in Fort Madison.
  Donate Fort Madison Community Hospital Foundation Endowment
The Fort Madison Community Hospital Foundation was established in 1995 to provide sustainable, quality healthcare through education, charitable donations and community relations. Your gift to the Fort Madison Community Hospital Foundation Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports educational and scientific activities that will benefit both the hospital and its patrons.
  Donate Fort Madison School District Foundation Scholarship Fund #1
The mission of the Fort Madison Community School District is to ensure all students learn the academic and life skills necessary for personal success and responsible living. Your gift to the Fort Madison School District Foundation Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports scholarships and special educational projects in the Fort Madison Community School District.
  Donate Holy Family Parish Endowment
Holy Family Parish's mission is to celebrate, live, nurture, and pass on the Catholic faith. Your gift to the Holy Family Parish Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation supports the ministry of Holy Family Parish.
  Donate Three Rivers Conservation Foundation Endowment (North Lee Community Foundation)
Lee County Conservation manages 29 individual parks, wildlife areas, historic sites, and water recreation access points - encompassing some 2634 acres across Lee County, Iowa. The Three Rivers Conservation Foundation is the charitable nonprofit organization of Lee County Conservation. Your gift to the Three Rivers Conservation Foundation Endowment Fund with The North Lee Community Foundation will benefit the charitable activities of the Three Rivers Conservation Foundation and the efforts of Lee County Conservation.
  Donate United Way of the Great River Region Endowment
The United Way of the Great River Region improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. Your gift to the United Way of the Great River Region Endowment at the North Lee Community Foundation will enable the United Way of the Great River Region to keep fighting for the health, education and financial stability of every person in Lee County and around the world.
North Lee Community Foundation Endowments
  Donate Dr. Austin and Carole Wallis Sandrock Community Impact Fund for North Lee County
  Donate Fort Madison SIRRC Community Impact Endowment
  Donate Friends of the Community Foundation of North Lee County Fund
  Donate Merlin Hellman Community Impact Endowment
The Merlin Hellman Community Impact Endowment was created by the Hellman Family to provide charitable grants to North Lee County nonprofit organizations. Every gift to the Merlin Hellman Community Impact Endowment, will support the North Lee County Grant Fund. Each year, North Lee Community Foundation Board Directors uses the North Lee County Grant Fund to give grants to North Lee nonprofit organizations. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the law and may be eligible for the Endow Iowa 25% state tax credit.
  Donate North Lee County Foundation Memorial Endowment Fund
When a loved one passes away, many families and friends wish to create a lasting legacy in honor of his or her life. Making the decision of which charity or charities should receive donations can be daunting during this time of loss. Every gift to the The North Lee Community Foundation Memorial Endowment Fund, supports the North Lee County Grant Fund. Each year, The North Lee County Grant Fund gives grants to North Lee nonprofit organizations. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the law and may be eligible for the Endow Iowa 25% state tax credit.
  Donate North Lee County General Fund
One of the most effective ways to improve our communities is through supporting and strengthening our local nonprofit organizations. By making a gift to The North Lee Community Foundation Grant Fund, you are supporting the North Lee County nonprofit organizations we love and cherish.
North Lee Community Foundation Impact Funds
  Donate North Lee County Checking Account
  Donate North Lee County Checking (Restricted Portion)