Grants Awarded

Grants Awarded to Date

Since its beginning in 2019, the Foundation of Cornerstone Communities has partnered with five communities in the GMHC service area to provide funding for projects including updated playground equipment, pickleball courts, trails, and community vitality initiatives, including:


  • Playground Equipment
  • Promotional Video
  • Vitality Director Position
  • Pickleball Courts and Improvements
  • Guttenberg Brewery Land
  • Guttenberg Gallery & Creativity Center
  • Transient Docks
  • Umbrella Arts Outdoor Musical Instruments
  • Dog Park
  • Boy Scouts of America – Hiking Essentials Kits


  • Osborne Park Walking Paths
  • Pickleball Court Enhancements


  • Handicapped Parking at Baseball Diamonds


  • Viking Loop Trail
  • Dog Park


  • Garnavillo Day Care Large Motor Play Equipment

North Buena Vista:

  • Playground Revitalization


  • City Signage and Secure Walking Trails

Do you have a project in your community that needs funding, or maybe a great idea or initiative that will enhance the health of your community? The Foundation partners with visionary leaders in all communities served by GMHC on initiatives that align with the FCC mission of creating healthy and vibrant todays, local projects that keep our communities healthy and strong. Apply today!

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