CHARITIES OF THE YEAR

2022

Cedar Rapids, IA Community

Mission

To provide shelter and prevention services to the homeless and near-homeless.

VISION

To empower clients to break the cycle of homelessness and become self-sufficient.

VALUES

Empowerment, Respect, Accountability, Compassion, Integrity, Acceptance, Education

Arlington, TX Community

MISSION

CASA of Tarrant County and its court-appointed volunteers advocate
for the best interest of abused and neglected children

VISION

Provide a CASA volunteer to every child who needs one

PROMISE

Raising a voice against the unspeakable

Davenport, IA Community

To serve the poor and homeless in the Quad Cities.

Providing for the community, by meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.

Showing them who Jesus is, through compassion, unconditional love and relationships.

Past Charities Of The Year

2008  Cedar Rapids Flood Victims

2009  CR Animal Shelter, 2008 Flood Victims, Junior Achievement, HACAP, Rebuilding Palo, Waypoint, CR Public Library

2010  Springtides, Children’s Miracle Network, Junior Achievement

2011  Cedar Valley Humane Society, Springtides, HACAP

2012  Habitat for Humanity, Cedar Valley Humane Society, HACAP, Junior Achievement

2013  Camp Courageous of Iowa

2014  March of Dimes

2015  Ronald McDonald House 

2016  The HD Youth Center 

2017  Families Helping Families

2018  Cedar Valley Humane Society

2019  Freedom Foundation

2020  Waypoint

2021  Habitat for Humanity

All The Amazing Organizations We've Had The Privilege to Support

  • Willis Dady Homeless Services
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • CASA of Tarrant County
  • King’s Harvest Ministries
  • Freedom Foundation
  • HACAP
  • March of Dimes
  • Camp Courageous
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities
  • Missions Arlington
  • Young Parents Network
  • Bikers Against Child Abuse
  • Iowa Giving Crew
  • Deafinitly Dogs
  • Cedar Rapids Softball Hall of Fame
  • HADSA
  • Last Hope Animal Rescue
  • Linn-Marr Foundation
  • Waypoint
  • Cedar Valley Humane Society
  • YMCA
  • Crusaders of Cedar Rapids
  • Linn County Deputy Sheriff’s Charitable Association
  • Living Room Ministries
  • Mercy Medical Center Foundation
  •  Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Tanager Place
  • Henry Davidson Youth Center
  • Aging Services
  • Chelsey’s Dream Foundation
  • American Cancer Society Hope Ledge
  • Kids On Course
  • Washington High School Pantry
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation