Our Invitation

We invite you to click into the areas below to find opportunities to partner with us by submitting your application to our Foundation through the various grant-making and program areas.
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    Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund

    The Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund supports the charitable intentions of the various 501(c)3 organizations that serve to enrich the quality of life for the residents of the City of Ottumwa and Wapello County. READ MORE

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    Direct Strategic Grants

    When our group of visionary leaders sat down to begin laying out the strategic plan that would serve as our roadmap for the next 3-5 years there were more than fifty different ideas and initiatives on the table for discussion. READ MORE

  • Nonprofit Capacity Support Programs

    ORLF is focused on creating an inclusive Capacity Building Program designed to provide education, expertise and support to strengthen the nonprofit sector of Wapello County. LEARN ABOUT

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    Robert McCune Endowment

    The Robert F. McCune Endowment assists cancer patients, facilities and programs of the City of Ottumwa and Wapello County. LEARN ABOUT

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    Laboratory Control Ltd. Health Career Scholarship

    The Laboratory Control Ltd. Health Career Scholarship invests in the education of those students that may look to southeast Iowa for employment in health care following the completion of their studies. GET DETAILS