Two challenges in place this year to leverage giving


There are two challenges in place this fiscal year to leverage giving:

Let's Keep Iowa Students in Iowa (LKISI

This matching gift fund will match dollar-for-dollar any new, reinstated or increased gift of $250 or more. The funds for this match are provided by KENT Corporation in Muscatine and FBL Financial Group in Des Moines.

Partnership Challenge

The objective for this matching gift fund is to encourage giving at the Partnership level of $1,000 or more. If a donor is giving less than $1,000, this challenge will match dollar-for-dollar the increased amount that will bring the donor’s gift level up to $1,000. If a donor is already giving at the level of $1,000 or more, this challenge will match any increased amount above their current level. The funds for this match are provided by a long-time Board member in the Cedar Rapids area.