Dickinson County Endowment Fund Awards 2018 Grants

2018 Grant Recipients

The Dickinson County Endowment Fund has announced grants totaling $87,655 are being distributed in support of twenty-five non-profit organization projects benefitting Dickinson County.  Awards were made during the Annual Grant Celebration held at the Milford Fire Station on September 20th.

DCEF Council Advisor Ann Ditsworth noted, “Dickinson County Non-profit organizations work hard to serve the diverse needs of our citizens.  The Dickinson County Endowment Fund is excited to have the opportunity to support these positive projects in our communities.”

This year’s grantees include:


Project Detail

Grant Amt

American Legion Post #371

More Efficient Lighting


American Legion Post #371

New Public Sidewalk/Entryway Approach


AED Accessibility


After School Transportation


City of Lake Park

Tennis/Basketball Court Re-surface


City of Terril

Community Center Heating/AC


City of West Okoboji

Terrace Park Beach Restrooms


Pollinator Paradise


Fairground Sound System


Dickinson County Museum

Museum Illumination


Promoting Active Learning


IIowa Lakes Corridor Initiative

Five by Five Population Initiative


Lake Park Garden Club

HLP Elementary PE Shoe Roller Skate Project


Lutheran Services in Iowa

Behavioral Health Intervention Therapy


Northwest Iowa RSVP – Dickinson Co

Medical Transport $780.00

OES Music Classroom


Okoboji Sailing Center

Adventure Sailing


Dickinson County All School Show


Art Smart Interactive Gallery Medium Block Set


Reading for Reluctant Readers


Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery

SL Fish Hatchery Discharge Diversion Project


Terril Public Library

Restroom Renovations $1,200.00
Twin Forks Trap and Skeet Club Field Construction $1,000.00
UDMO – Hand in Hand Promoting Quality Early Learning Environments $2,754.00

Meals on Wheels of Dickinson County