Mentor Iowa receives $5,000 grant award from the Tulsa Community Foundation / QuikTrip Foundation

Mentor Iowa recently was awarded a $5,000 grant from our friends at QuikTrip. We are so thankful for the many years of support that QuikTrip has provided Mentor Iowa for many years. QuikTrip also helps volunteer at a wide variety of Mentor Iowa sponsored event and also donates gift cards to special events we host as well. Please remember to consider QuikTrip for any convenience store needs as they are the perfect example of a business who gives back to the community. Mentor Iowa is very honored that QuikTrip understands the impact a mentor can bring to the life of a...

Mentor Iowa receives $1,000 grant from the Rotary Club of Des Moines A.M.

Mentor Iowa is honored to announce that they were awarded a grant award from our friends at the Rotary Club of Des Moines A.M. The funds will be used to sponsor our March group outing to see the Iowa Wild take the ice.  Mentor Iowa participants will receive a ticket to the game, an Eric Haula bobblehead and a meal during the game from this funding award. We are very thankful the Rotary Club of Des Moines A.M. recognizes the value and importance a mentor can bring to the life of a child. Along with this funding award, the A.M. Rotary members also help wrap hundreds of gifts each December to support our annual holiday party. Champions like the Rotary Club of Des Moines A.M. allow Mentor Iowa the opportunity to focus on our mission and create more matches for the youth referred to our...

Mentor Iowa receives $5,000 grant award from Prairie Meadows!

Mentor Iowa is excited to announce that Prairie Meadows has given a $5,000 funding award to our organization. Funds will be used to help with our annual Back to School Bash, Holiday Party, Volunteer Training, Volunteer Recognition and Mentor Recruitment. Thank you so much to the grant advisory board and all who work at Prairie Meadows for believing in Mentor Iowa and the power a mentor can bring to the life of a...

Mentor Iowa receives $4,000 funding award from the Waukee Education Association

Mentor Iowa recently received a funding award in the amount of $4,000 from our friends with the Waukee Education Association. This is the 2nd funding award to Mentor Iowa from the Waukee Education Association and will be used to assist with 2015 general operating costs. Mentor Iowa is very fortunate to have champions from the Waukee Education Association who believe in the power a mentor can bring to the life of a child and do so on an ongoing...

Mentor Iowa receives $15,000 funding award from Adventureland!

Mentor Iowa received an incredible gift this holiday season with a funding award of $15,000 from our friends with Adventureland! Adventureland is a wonderful champion for Mentor Iowa and we are truly honored they want to help Mentor Iowa achieve our mission of finding more mentors for the children on our waiting list. Adventureland also has a wishing well at the park where all of the proceeds go to Mentor Iowa. Adventureland definitely is a champion that goes above and beyond in helping the community.  We feel very honored they believe in Mentor Iowa. Please think of Adventureland when looking for a fun getaway for your...