​Grant History, 1989-2019

Okoboji Foundation Grants
Make A Lasting Positive Impact!

 

Total received by non-profit organization:

 

Historic Arnolds Park/Maritime Museum: $718,500

Bedell Family YMCA/Camp Foster:  $701,709
Pearson Lakes Art Center:  $490,540

Dickinson County Trails:  $258,104

Spirit Lake Protective Assn.(MiniWakan & Reeds Run):  $205,000

Lakes Area Hockey Assn. Ice Arena:  $180,000

Conservation Fdn of Di. County/Nature Center:  $154,795

Iowa Lakeside Lab:  $138,174
Iowa Natural Heritage Fdn (Anglers Bay):  $105,356

Okoboji Summer Theatre:  $71,550

Team WAVE/Arnolds Park:  $65,000

Iowa Rock'N' Roll Museum:  $59,000
Area Fire, Rescure, First Responders:  $55,523
Humane Society of NW Iowa:  $52,545

Discovery House:  $50,500

Di. County/Francis Sites Storm Water Wetland:  $50,000
Okoboji Protective Assn (Electric Fish Barrier):  $40,500

Dickinson County Ag Society (Fair Board):  $33,660

Dickinson Cty Historical Society:  $32,500

Dickinson County Izaak Walton League:  $27,000

NW Iowa Planning & Development:  $21,950
 

Total Awards:  $3.8 Million

 

to 70 Lakes Area Nonprofits

City of West Okoboji / Terrace Park Restrooms:  $ 25,000

Iowa DNR / Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery:  $24,000

NW Iowa Planning & Development:  $21,950

Dickinson Cty Soil & Water Conser. Dist:  $21,600

Okoboji Sailing Center:  $20,000
City of Lake Park / Swimming Pool:  $20,000
Ducks Unlimited:  $16,225
Spirit Lake Kiwanis / Splash Pad:  $16,000

Center Against Abuse & Sexual Assault:  $12,796

Lakes Area Senior Citizens:  $10,400

Community Visioning:  $ 10,000

NW Iowa Youth Athletics Assn: $10,000
Cherish House:  $10,000
Hwy 71 Causeway:  $10,000
Dickinson County SnowHawks (Trail Groomer):  $8,000

Pheasants Forever, Dickinson Cty:  $7,700
IGL Youth Soccer Assn:  $7,500
Dickinson County Kinship:  $7,500

(Numerous smaller grant awards less than $7,500)

NOTE:  Annual Grant Application available January 1 - March 1

712.332.7177

P.O. Box 593, Okoboji, Iowa 51355