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Taking a Closer Look at QCDs

September 22, 2020

This article was written by our partners at PG Calc. The orginal post can be found here. Qualified charitable distributions…

Rutledge Leaves a Legacy

September 13, 2020

Kersti Rutledge will touch the lives of Des Moines Diocesan priests and seminarians for years to come, even though she…

Fall 2020 Greetings

August 31, 2020

All of us at the Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa wish you and yours good health and much happiness. While…

CFSWIA Awards $29,850 in 2020 Grants

July 29, 2020

On June 30th, 2020, the Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa (CFSWIA) awarded 10 grants to Catholic parishes, schools, and organizations…

Gift of Grain Commodities

May 6, 2020

If you are a farmer, a gift of grain or other crops, instead of a cash contribution, can be a…

Lawler and Whitty Join CFSWIA Board

April 22, 2020

Date: April 22, 2020 Contact: Rachel Seidl Email: [email protected] Phone: (515) 237-5044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CATHOLIC FOUNDATION OF SOUTHWEST IOWA…

The Secure Act and the QCD

March 17, 2020

The “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement” Act, aka the SECURE Act, was among several bills attached recently to a “must-pass” appropriations…

Tom Mahoney Joins CFSWIA Board of Directors

February 11, 2020

Date: February 13, 2020 Contact: Rachel Seidl Email: [email protected] Phone: (515) 237-5044 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CATHOLIC FOUNDATION OF SOUTHWEST IOWA…

One Size Does Not Fit All

October 7, 2019

People often ask “what’s the best way to make a gift to Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa?” Our answer: “It’s…

Catholic Foundation Names New Executive Director

August 30, 2019

The Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa has named Sue McEntee as its new Executive Director effective September 16. “We are…

McCarville to Xavier High School

June 4, 2019

McCarville steps into new role at Xavier High School in Cedar Rapids Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa begins search for new…

CFSWIA Grants $50,000 to Parishes, Schools, and More

April 24, 2019

| By Rachel Seidl | On April 23rd, 2019, the Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa (CFSWIA) awarded 19 different Catholic…