Fort Dodge Community Foundation
"Investing in Our Community Today, Tomorrow...Forever."

The Fort Dodge Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity that enables people with charitable interests to develop lasting legacies through funds that support causes, programs and organizations in their community that they care about, easily and effectively.

As a qualified community foundation serving Fort Dodge, Webster County and Northwest Central Iowa, the Fort Dodge Community Foundation makes grants to a wide range of nonprofit organizations and charitable causes to advance the quality of life of all citizens and to address important community issues, challenges and opportunities.

Fort Dodge / Webster County Trail System - Phase II

View a map of the trail extensions and
how to donate to Phase II of the Fort Dodge/Webster County Trail System Project.

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Disaster Response Fund – Please Donate

The Disaster Response Fund will address needs in Fort Dodge and Webster County in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As our community and its most vulnerable populations face the effects and impact of COVID-19, the Disaster Response Fund will provide an opportunity for the public to give with the assurance that their charitable donations will be used effectively and efficiently in Fort Dodge and Webster County. We are working in partnership with the Webster County Emergency Operations Committee (EOC) to make sure that we can rapidly deploy funds and move resources to where they are most needed and to adapt to evolving needs. The flexibility of the fund will ensure that we will be able to respond to needs that are not able to be met by existing non-profit, local, state and federal programs.

To donate - checks can be made payable to the Fort Dodge Community Foundation and United Way / Disaster Response Fund. To donate online, click on the DONATE NOW button.

For questions or more information about this fund and how you can support it, please email the Fort Dodge Community Foundation at rk@fd-foundation.org or call us at 515-573-3176.

Rotary Banquet 2020
The Rotary Banquet honoring students in the top ten percent of their classes from FDSH and St. Ed's will be held Tuesday, May 26 at 5:30PM. Please send completed forms and digital photo to amy@fd-foundation.org by Friday, May 15.

RSVP Form
Student Information Form - FDSH
Student Information Form - St. Ed's


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Fort Dodge Community Foundation
24 N 9th Street, Suite B
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501

Phone: 515.573.3179

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Disaster Response Fund - Please Donate

The Disaster Response Fund will address needs in Fort Dodge and Webster County in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As our community and its most vulnerable populations face the effects and impact of COVID-19, the Disaster Response Fund will provide an opportunity for the public to give with the assurance that their charitable donations will be used effectively and efficiently in Fort Dodge and Webster County. We are working in partnership with the Webster County Emergency Operations Committee (EOC) to make sure that we can rapidly deploy funds and move resources to where they are most needed and to adapt to evolving needs. The flexibility of the fund will ensure that we will be able to respond to needs that are not able to be met by existing non-profit, local, state and federal programs.

To donate – checks can be made payable to the Fort Dodge Community Foundation and United Way / Disaster Response Fund. We are currently setting up a new online donation process that we hope to have activated in the next couple of days. You can donate online today by calling the Fort Dodge Community Foundation at 515-955-8880. Our staff will process your donation for you. For more information about this fund and how you can support it, please email the Fort Dodge Community Foundation at rk@fd-foundation.org.