Established in October 2004, The Keokuk Area Community Foundation (KACF) is a 501 C (3) Charitable Foundation which receives gifts, grants and contributions from charitable individuals, families, businesses, and corporations. These charitable gifts are used to establish permanent Endowments, foster leadership, assist Keokuk Area Non-Profit Organizations and strengthen communities in Southeast Iowa, Western Illinois, and Northeast Missouri.

KACF News/Events

2015 Keokuk Area Community Foundation Grant Application

KACF is currently accepting 2015 Grant Applications. The 2015 Grant Recipients will be announced in the Fall of 2015. The deadline for 2015 Grant Application is August 31, 2015. Please read the 2015 KACF Charitable Interests and the 2015 Grant Guidelines before starting the 2015 Grant Application.

2014 Keokuk Area Community Annual Report is Now Available!

Every year The Keokuk Area Community Foundation publishes its Annual Report to the Community. The Annual Report includes financial data, community program information, Grant Recipients of 2014, Keokuk Area Non-Profit Organization Spotlights and 2015 KACF Grant Information. To download a copy click on the banner on the right side of this page.

Leadercast Live 2015

 The Greater Keokuk Young Professionals and The Keokuk Area Community Foundation sponsored Leadercast Live 2015 on May 8, 2015. Leadercast Live 2015 was a global leadership webinar featuring many different leaders in all types of professions. This year’s theme focused on bravery in leadership. ” The speakers featured were: Andy Stanley, Seth Godin, Rorke Denver, Malala Yousafzai, Rudy Giuliani, Bill McDermott, Ed Catmull, Aja Brown, and Peyton Manning.

Keokuk Area Community Foundation on Guidestar.com

Guidestar has welcomed The Keokuk Area Community Foundation to its Gold Star Exchange Program. The Gold Star Exchange Program is a premier database that connects non-profits with many worldwide charitable donors.