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Animals

  • FRIENDS_OL_8b-298x300Friends of Dubuque County Conservation Board Inc.

    Friends of DCCB Inc. Is comprised of conservation-minded citizens of all ages concerned with maintaining and improving our county parks through volunteerism.

  • logoNational Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

    To explore life of Dubuque, the Mississippi River and the Rivers of America and their global connections, and to research, interpret, educate and promote the conservation of their historical and natural environment.

  • 1441585031-1Whispurring Hope Rescue

    Whispurring Hope Animal Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit animal rescue in Dubuque County, Iowa started in early 2014 by Vicky Ruefer and her daughter, April Hoskins. We are a state licensed, no kill rescue that works to give every animal a fighting chance.

Community

  • Tax-Aide-LogoAARP Foundation Dubuque Tax-Aide

    AARP Foundation Tax-Aide helps low- to moderate-income taxpayers in the community with much-needed tax preparation assistance that's free, individualized, and has no strings attached.

  • Eagles-235x300Asbury Eagles Club

    People Helping People

  • Bell-Tower-logo-squareBell Tower Theater

    To provide a high-quality and dynamic community program of live theater, education and events for residents of and visitors to the Tri-State Area.

  • downloadBoy Scouts of America Blackhawk Council

    The Council serves 18,000 youth in 12 counties in northwestern Illinois and southwest Wisconsin.

  • 10295806_734767676573548_6935577996381679906_nCamp Albrecht Acres

    Camp Albrecht Acres is a special needs camp located in Sherrill Iowa. Each summer many individuals of all ages and with a variety of challenges come to spend a week’s vacation at camp. The camp offers many activities including swimming, fishing, hiking, outdoor recreation, fun and games and arts and crafts.

  • Square-LogoCatholic Charities of the Archdioceses of Dubuque

    Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque was founded in 1931 as a non-profit, social service organization in the Archdiocese of Dubuque. The organization serves 30 counties in Northeast Iowa and is part of a national social services network through Catholic Charities USA working to reduce poverty, strengthen families and empower communities. We offer a wide variety of programs that strive to provide help and create hope for the individuals in our society who are in the greatest need. We welcome people of all faiths and backgrounds.

  • Square-Logo-1Catholic Charities of the Archdioceses of Dubuque

    Catholic Charities is a social service organization in the Archdiocese of Dubuque that Shares Jesus Love, by responding to persons in need and working to achieve justice in our society.

  • cda_logoCatholic Daughters of America

    Under the patronage of the Blessed Mother, the Catholic Daughters of the Americas are united by their faith in Jesus Christ, in their devotion to the church and the Holy See.

  • clare-cares-trim-croppedClare Cares

    I'm a kid who wants to change the world by building friendships and making our community a better place.

  • CIS-logo-peace-onlyCrisis Intervention Service

    The mission of Crisis Intervention Service is to provide persons affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and homicide with professional, confidential, 24-hour services including safety and support and to prevent violence in our communities through education.

  • 1434232281Dream Center

    The Dubuque Dream Center is an Outreach Community Center that provides group activities and educational programming for youth and teens.

  • dbqcountyprimary_4c-2Dubuque County Fair

    The Dubuque County Fair Association (DCFA) is a non-profit organization established in 1953, to plan and operate the Annual Dubuque County Fair. The Association has grown immensely in 52 years and the DCFA now offers visitors 96 acres of acutely manicured property, 3 rental facilities with a combined square footage of over 32,000 square feet of indoor space, adequate parking for thousands of cars, a 3/8 mile dirt race track, an outdoor Festival Area, experienced event planners and full service food and beverage amenities.

  • image001Dubuque County Right to Life, Inc.

    DCRTL is an educational organization dedicated to preserving and fostering respect for human life from conception to natural death.

  • 1897799_10152112704339952_7926323850415376100_nDubuque Multicultural Center

    The Multicultural Family Center Empowers all families and community members of Dubuque to reach their potential and build unity out of diversity.

  • Oktoberfest-Logo1Dubuque Oktoberfest

    Proceeds benefit Camp Albrecht Acres

  • familyconnectionslogoFamily Connections of Southwest Wisconsin

    Family Connections is a trusted resource that helps to prepare, educate, and support families, childcare providers, and the public.

  • FCRB_logo1Foster Care Review Board

    The Iowa Foster Care Review Board Program (FCRB) recruits, trains and supports community volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa children placed in foster care.

  • Four Mounds

    Four Mounds mission is to preserve the natural, architectural and historical resources of the Four Mounds estate. We also look to educate with hands-on opportunities for youth and our community.

  • FRIENDS_OL_8b-298x300Friends of Dubuque County Conservation Board Inc.

    Friends of DCCB Inc. Is comprised of conservation-minded citizens of all ages concerned with maintaining and improving our county parks through volunteerism.

  • cb7bb0dc-e1a9-4935-a526-adb4de6d586dFriends of the Library

    FRIENDS is an organization of interested citizens who desire to promote the services of the James Kennedy Public Library and who work together to strengthen its various programs.

  • Girl-Scout-logo-high-resGirl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

    Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.

  • logo_badgerlandGirl Scouts of Wisconsin- Badgerland Council

    Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

  • dbqjaxHabitat for Humanity of Jackson and Dubuque

    Dubuque/Jackson County HFH Mission Statement: To eliminate poverty housing in the Dubuque and Jackson Counties in Iowa.

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

  • 310312_110553465714779_716494_n-300x285Hope House Catholic Worker

    Catholic Workers provide food, clothing and shelter because Jesus Christ did and told his followers to do it, too. Catholic workers do not receive wages for their service to the poor.

  • RU-IMOMIMOM- Iowa Mission of Mercy

    The Iowa Mission of Mercy is a two day, free oral health care event where patients receive quality dental care provided by dental professionals supported by hundreds of lay volunteers.

  • ID-Horizontal-Logo-with-tag_purple-300x55Inclusive Dubuque

    The Vision:to have a community where all people feel respected, valued and engaged.

  • SAFETY-ID-BYLAW-LOGOIowa Safety Identification Program

    Provide awareness and education concerning missing children and adults.

  • j4bgJ4BG Family Center

    On a Mission to provide a creative support system for struggling families through Value Exchange and Empowerment Directed activities.

  • 12341531_1018692671503531_4545246454487635293_nJamison Museum Association

    Dedicated to enriching the public about Platteville's history

  • 12642860_1083583835027237_7507110396548575280_nJust Add Water

    We are going to collect 1,000 cases of bottled water and hygiene supplies before the end of the month and take it all out to Flint on March 5th in a Hirschbach semi.

  • 1484336_560324807391892_188295168_nKnights of Columbus Dubuque

    Knights of Columbus Dubuque Council 510 is an order of Catholic men serving others. Established 1900 as the first council in Iowa.

  • May-2010-242-1Linwood Cemetery

    Linwood Cemetery was founded in 1875 and has served the needs of the area since its inception. Many buried here are associated with the early history of Iowa and the nation.

  • mentor_dubuqueMentor Dubuque

    Mentor Dubuque creates and supports one to one mentoring relationships between youth facing challenges and caring adults to positively impact lives.

  • MVRA-logoMississippi Valley Running Association

    Our mission is to organize races, inspire people to run, and give back to our community.

  • NE_Iowa_Stack_4CNortheast Iowa Council - Boy Scouts of America

    Prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

  • Walk-LogoOut of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide

    End the Stigma on Mental Health and raise awareness for Suicide Prevention

  • PCA_logo_bold_script_s_opPlatteville Community Arboretum

    Our mission is to provide a non-profit, community-based arboretum for the purposes of education, recreation, conservation, and the encouragement of cooperation within the Platteville commuity.

  • Photo-Jul-24-9-04-56-AMPlatteville Food Pantry

    The food pantry provides supplemental food to low-income families and individuals who live in the Platteville school district and relies on the generous donations from local individuals and businesses.

  • plattevillejayceeslogoPlatteville Jaycees

    To contribute to the advancement of the global community by providing the opportunity for young people to develop the leadership skills, social responsibility, entrepreneurship and fellowship necessary to create positive world change.

  • 1380200_669233633109442_568153244_nPlatteville Kiwanis Club

    Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time.

  • 58978131.dscn4367sm.jpg.w300h164Platteville Thrift Shop

    A small community helping the larger community.

  • 10527519_668297503238275_1818564811654680552_n-1Presentation Lantern Center

    Presentation Lantern’s mission is to offer hospitality, educational opportunities and advocacy to adult immigrants, especially women, who are striving to better their lives. Opening

  • dubuque-rotaryRotary Club of Dubuque

    The Rotary club of Dubuque is governed by the principles of Rotary International, which has assisted to nearly eradicate polio around the world and now charging forward with providing clean water to all nations.

  • imageRotary Club of Southwest Wisconsin-Platteville

    Rotary Club of Southwest WI/Platteville's mission is to unite business and professional leaders and build goodwill throughout the community and the world.

  • rundeRunde Auto Group

    Runde Auto Group is proud to offer the Community Support Truck for use by area nonprofits. This Chevy cube truck has a 16-foot cargo box and is outfitted with a Tommy Liftgate.

  • shalom-logo-transparent-backgroundShalom Spirituality Center

    Founded in the Franciscan tradition, Shalom Spirituality Center is a sacred space in a peaceful environment, calling people to God and to fullness of life.

  • Screen-Shot-2017-01-26-at-5.47.58-PMSHOVEL UP DUBUQUE

    Connecting volunteers with people in need

  • soc-logo-135x101Southwest Opportunities Center

    Southwest Opportunities Center, Inc. (SOC) is a private, non-profit agency, dedicated to providing employment and day services programming to adults with disabilities who reside in Grant County

  • NewlogoStudent Mentoring Dubuque Community Schools

    Student mentoring in the Dubuque Community School District is defined as a one-to-one relationship between a youth and an adult that occurs over a prolonged period of time.

  • tft-ZxAsQw-logoToys for Tots

    The mission of the Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and give those toys as Christmas gifts to underprivileged children in the Dubuque area as a message of hope to the youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens. ContactBryce ParksPhone...

  • WSC-logoWorthington Sportsmen's Club

    To promote the building of community with respect for the outdoors

Disabilities

  • Full-Logo-Color-WebArea Residential Care

    Empowering people with intellectual disabilities to achieve their highest quality of life.

  • ARKLOGOFINALARK Advocates

    ARK Advocates advocates and serves persons with disabilities in choosing where they learn, live, work, play and pray; in partnership with families and the community.

  • 10295806_734767676573548_6935577996381679906_nCamp Albrecht Acres

    Camp Albrecht Acres is a special needs camp located in Sherrill Iowa. Each summer many individuals of all ages and with a variety of challenges come to spend a week’s vacation at camp. The camp offers many activities including swimming, fishing, hiking, outdoor recreation, fun and games and arts and crafts.

  • CampCourageous-Logo-50KCamp Courageous

    The mission of Camp Courageous is to provide exceptional year-round recreational and respite care opportunities for individuals with special needs and their families.

  • CapableVolunteerCo LOGO2CAPABLE Volunteer Co.

    CAPABLE Volunteer Co seeks to connect adults (ages 20-65) who have physical/medical challenges with volunteer opportunities and to make a difference in their lives, in our community, and in the world.

  • clare-cares-trim-croppedClare Cares

    I'm a kid who wants to change the world by building friendships and making our community a better place.

  • DBQBC_LogoDubuque Bike Coop

    Our mission is to build community by utilizing bicycles to promote healthy living and wellness along with environmental sustainability. We are committed to providing bicycles and educational opportunities for safety, repair, and riding.

  • Oktoberfest-Logo1Dubuque Oktoberfest

    Proceeds benefit Camp Albrecht Acres

  • Green Iowa AmeriCorpsGreen Iowa AmeriCorps

    Helping make Iowans more energy efficient through low-impact home weatherization, energy education, and community outreach.

  • Hills-and-Dales-colorHills & Dales

    Hills & Dales is dedicated to building meaningful lives for individuals with disabilities by offering services support the whole person and enhance community inclusion.

  • Logo-1NAMI Dubuque (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

    NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization representing the millions of American affected by mental illness and their families. NAMI - The Nation's Voice on Mental Illness.

  • NEI3A-Logo1Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging

    NEI3A's mission is to create and provide services for older individuals, caregivers and persons with disabilities to empower them to maintain their independence.

  • LogoOffice of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman

    The mission of the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman is to protect the health, safety, welfare and rights of individuals residing in long-term care by investigating complaints, seeking resolutions to problems and providing advocacy with the goal of enhancing quality of life and care.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • Screen-Shot-2017-01-26-at-5.47.58-PMSHOVEL UP DUBUQUE

    Connecting volunteers with people in need

  • soc-logo-135x101Southwest Opportunities Center

    Southwest Opportunities Center, Inc. (SOC) is a private, non-profit agency, dedicated to providing employment and day services programming to adults with disabilities who reside in Grant County

  • Wheat-and-Cross-LogoSt. Stephen's Food Bank

    St. Stephen's Food Bank will strive with a committed Christian love to provide quality service to alleviate hunger.

Disaster Response

  • Tri-States-Chapter-button-logo-2013American Red Cross of the Tri-States

    The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

  • nepalDubuque Rebuilds Nepal

    To rebuild communities in the rural Nepal that have been permanently destroyed by a 7.9 magnitude earthquake and a series of aftershocks for the next 72 hours.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

Domestic/Sexual Violence

  • CVFF-image2-1.5.2015Cedar Valley Friends of the Family

    Through prevention education and community engagement we seek a future free of violence and homelessness.

  • 537059_559549634064252_186868714_nCelebrate Recovery

    Celebrate Recovery is a Christian program that helps us overcome our hurts, hang-ups, and habits. We offer 6 different issue specific, gender specific small share groups and a free children's program for 5-10 year olds.

  • casa_h_redblue_R_alt_rgb1Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

    The Iowa Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program commissions trained and qualified community advocates to serve as an effective voice in court for abused and neglected children, strengthening efforts to ensure that each child is living in a safe, permanent and nurturing home.

  • CIS-logo-peace-onlyCrisis Intervention Service

    The mission of Crisis Intervention Service is to provide persons affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and homicide with professional, confidential, 24-hour services including safety and support and to prevent violence in our communities through education.

  • 993802_655406807823757_1298747680_nFamily Advocates

    Family Advocates is a nonprofit organization providing services for victims of sexual assault and family/partner abuse. Family Advocates serves residents of Grant, Iowa and Lafayette Counties through offices in each county.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • 9c90e7_748da78b529f482990dcc345ffc3cdccRiverview Center

    Provide free services to survivors of sexual assault in the NE region of Iowa as well as sexual assault and domestic violence survivors in Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties in Illinois.

  • SFD-logoSet Free Dubuque

    Set Free Dubuque exists to proclaim freedom for the captives by educating our community, advocating for survivors, and eliminating the demand for modern day slavery.

  • 12189885_10153433297817795_7589450023381374226_nWaypoint

    Today, Waypoint offers a variety of proactive services and resources for those experiencing homelessness, poverty, or domestic violence.

Education

  • Bell-Tower-logo-squareBell Tower Theater

    To provide a high-quality and dynamic community program of live theater, education and events for residents of and visitors to the Tri-State Area.

  • downloadBoy Scouts of America Blackhawk Council

    The Council serves 18,000 youth in 12 counties in northwestern Illinois and southwest Wisconsin.

  • LogoClarke University Enactus

    To improve the lives of our community in an entrepreneurial and sustainable way.

  • 1434232281Dream Center

    The Dubuque Dream Center is an Outreach Community Center that provides group activities and educational programming for youth and teens.

  • image001Dubuque County Right to Life, Inc.

    DCRTL is an educational organization dedicated to preserving and fostering respect for human life from conception to natural death.

  • 1897799_10152112704339952_7926323850415376100_nDubuque Multicultural Center

    The Multicultural Family Center Empowers all families and community members of Dubuque to reach their potential and build unity out of diversity.

  • 11377230_1433292863656618_4010178055339647924_nDyersville Campaign for Grade Level Reading

    The Dyersville Campaign for Grade Level reading focuses on attendance, school readiness, and summer learning to help our kids right here in our community.

  • familyconnectionslogoFamily Connections of Southwest Wisconsin

    Family Connections is a trusted resource that helps to prepare, educate, and support families, childcare providers, and the public.

  • FCRB_logo1Foster Care Review Board

    The Iowa Foster Care Review Board Program (FCRB) recruits, trains and supports community volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa children placed in foster care.

  • FGP-ImageFoster Grandparent Program

    Project Concerns Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) enables children with special needs to achieve improved physical, mental, emotional, and social development while providing Senior Citizens an enriching and rewarding volunteer experience.

  • FRIENDS_OL_8b-298x300Friends of Dubuque County Conservation Board Inc.

    Friends of DCCB Inc. Is comprised of conservation-minded citizens of all ages concerned with maintaining and improving our county parks through volunteerism.

  • cb7bb0dc-e1a9-4935-a526-adb4de6d586dFriends of the Library

    FRIENDS is an organization of interested citizens who desire to promote the services of the James Kennedy Public Library and who work together to strengthen its various programs.

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

  • JA-of-the-Heartland-GreenJunior Achievement of the Heartland

    Junior Achievement inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a global economy.

  • Walk-LogoOut of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide

    End the Stigma on Mental Health and raise awareness for Suicide Prevention

  • PCA_logo_bold_script_s_opPlatteville Community Arboretum

    Our mission is to provide a non-profit, community-based arboretum for the purposes of education, recreation, conservation, and the encouragement of cooperation within the Platteville commuity.

  • 10527519_668297503238275_1818564811654680552_n-1Presentation Lantern Center

    Presentation Lantern’s mission is to offer hospitality, educational opportunities and advocacy to adult immigrants, especially women, who are striving to better their lives. Opening

  • sports-world-logoSports World

    “You’re not born a Winner; You’re not born a Loser; You’re born a CHOOSER.” ™

  • NewlogoStudent Mentoring Dubuque Community Schools

    Student mentoring in the Dubuque Community School District is defined as a one-to-one relationship between a youth and an adult that occurs over a prolonged period of time.

  • twobytwologo2Two by Two Education

    Two by Two is committed to developing responsible citizens of strong character who care for, respect, and appreciate people, animals, and the environment.

Health

  • Alzheimers-Association-Logo-1Alzheimer's Association: Greater Iowa Chapter

    Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's.

  • CompassToCare-620x235 for ResourcesUniteCompass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation

    Compass to Care ensures children, whose parents have a financial need, can access life-saving cancer treatment. We carry out this mission by paying for all travel arrangements to get these children from their homes to the hospital for cancer treatment.

  • crescent-chcCrescent Community Health Center

    We exist to improve and maintain the health and well-being of our communities by providing affordable, client-friendly and comprehensive, high-quality healthcare services in collaboration with other community organizations and resources.

  • 993802_655406807823757_1298747680_nFamily Advocates

    Family Advocates is a nonprofit organization providing services for victims of sexual assault and family/partner abuse. Family Advocates serves residents of Grant, Iowa and Lafayette Counties through offices in each county.

  • FCRB_logo1Foster Care Review Board

    The Iowa Foster Care Review Board Program (FCRB) recruits, trains and supports community volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa children placed in foster care.

  • Four Mounds

    Four Mounds mission is to preserve the natural, architectural and historical resources of the Four Mounds estate. We also look to educate with hands-on opportunities for youth and our community.

  • FRIENDS_OL_8b-298x300Friends of Dubuque County Conservation Board Inc.

    Friends of DCCB Inc. Is comprised of conservation-minded citizens of all ages concerned with maintaining and improving our county parks through volunteerism.

  • GGBR_RGBGreat Galena Balloon Race

    A hot air balloon event for a great cause!

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

  • RU-IMOMIMOM- Iowa Mission of Mercy

    The Iowa Mission of Mercy is a two day, free oral health care event where patients receive quality dental care provided by dental professionals supported by hundreds of lay volunteers.

  • American_Cancer_Society_Relay_For_LifeJo Daviess County Relay For Life

    Relay For Life is the American Cancer Society's #1 fundraiser in the fight against cancer. The Relay For Life Jo Daviess County (IL) has raised over $1 million since 1997! We need your help to Finish The Fight!

  • MVRA-logoMississippi Valley Running Association

    Our mission is to organize races, inspire people to run, and give back to our community.

  • LogoOffice of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman

    The mission of the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman is to protect the health, safety, welfare and rights of individuals residing in long-term care by investigating complaints, seeking resolutions to problems and providing advocacy with the goal of enhancing quality of life and care.

  • Walk-LogoOut of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide

    End the Stigma on Mental Health and raise awareness for Suicide Prevention

  • RFL-RGBRelay For Life Dubuque

    The hope that those lost to cancer will never be forgotten, that those who face cancer will be supported, and that one day cancer will be eliminated.

  • Stonehill_Franciscan_Services_CMYKStonehill Franciscan Services

    “We, the Stonehill Franciscan Services community, in the spirit of St Francis of Assisi, offer a continuum of quality lifetime care services in a dignified atmosphere.”

  • UP-Finley-Hospital-2-color-CUnityPoint Health-Finley Hospital

    Finley's Mission is to Improve the health of the people and the communities of the tri-state area.

Homelessness

  • almost_homeAlmost Home

    Putting people back on the path home by sheltering, serving and supporting our neighbors need. We this through our ministries: The Guest House and The Open Closet.

  • CVFF-image2-1.5.2015Cedar Valley Friends of the Family

    Through prevention education and community engagement we seek a future free of violence and homelessness.

  • casa_h_redblue_R_alt_rgb1Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

    The Iowa Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program commissions trained and qualified community advocates to serve as an effective voice in court for abused and neglected children, strengthening efforts to ensure that each child is living in a safe, permanent and nurturing home.

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

  • 310312_110553465714779_716494_n-300x285Hope House Catholic Worker

    Catholic Workers provide food, clothing and shelter because Jesus Christ did and told his followers to do it, too. Catholic workers do not receive wages for their service to the poor.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • Wheat-and-Cross-LogoSt. Stephen's Food Bank

    St. Stephen's Food Bank will strive with a committed Christian love to provide quality service to alleviate hunger.

  • 12189885_10153433297817795_7589450023381374226_nWaypoint

    Today, Waypoint offers a variety of proactive services and resources for those experiencing homelessness, poverty, or domestic violence.

Poverty

  • Circles final logo horizontal_ CMYK small (1)Circles Initiative

    To build collaborative circles of support that strengthen community, inspire tolerance, eliminate barriers and connect resources for those living in a cycle of poverty, so they may lead themselves and their families to permanent stability.

  • CompassToCare-620x235 for ResourcesUniteCompass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation

    Compass to Care ensures children, whose parents have a financial need, can access life-saving cancer treatment. We carry out this mission by paying for all travel arrangements to get these children from their homes to the hospital for cancer treatment.

  • casa_h_redblue_R_alt_rgb1Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

    The Iowa Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program commissions trained and qualified community advocates to serve as an effective voice in court for abused and neglected children, strengthening efforts to ensure that each child is living in a safe, permanent and nurturing home.

  • crescent-chcCrescent Community Health Center

    We exist to improve and maintain the health and well-being of our communities by providing affordable, client-friendly and comprehensive, high-quality healthcare services in collaboration with other community organizations and resources.

  • DBQBC_LogoDubuque Bike Coop

    Our mission is to build community by utilizing bicycles to promote healthy living and wellness along with environmental sustainability. We are committed to providing bicycles and educational opportunities for safety, repair, and riding.

  • Green Iowa AmeriCorpsGreen Iowa AmeriCorps

    Helping make Iowans more energy efficient through low-impact home weatherization, energy education, and community outreach.

  • Helping-Services-BlueHelping Services for Northeast Iowa

    Help us empower kids, teens, and adults to stop the future misuse and illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.

  • 310312_110553465714779_716494_n-300x285Hope House Catholic Worker

    Catholic Workers provide food, clothing and shelter because Jesus Christ did and told his followers to do it, too. Catholic workers do not receive wages for their service to the poor.

  • RU-IMOMIMOM- Iowa Mission of Mercy

    The Iowa Mission of Mercy is a two day, free oral health care event where patients receive quality dental care provided by dental professionals supported by hundreds of lay volunteers.

  • OpeningDoorsOpening Doors

    Opening Doors offers hospitality and opportunity to women, alone or with children, who need emergency or transitional housing and related support services.

  • OPNV-CAA-new-logo-color-1Operation: New View Community Action Agency

    Operation: New View CAA is dedicated to fighting poverty in Dubuque, Delaware, and Jackson Counties. We seek to empower low-income families and individuals by providing them with the resources and opportunities they need to succeed.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • YMCAReachandRiseReach & Rise Mentor Program of the Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA

    Reach & Rise is a national YMCA program designed to build a better future for youth by helping them reach their full potential through the support of caring adults.

  • Wheat-and-Cross-LogoSt. Stephen's Food Bank

    St. Stephen's Food Bank will strive with a committed Christian love to provide quality service to alleviate hunger.

  • MopShopColorfullThe Mop Shop

    To procure and distribute cleaning supplies to low income/needy individuals and families residing in Jo Daviess County, IL. Further, to provide supplementary educational materials.

  • tft-ZxAsQw-logoToys for Tots

    The mission of the Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and give those toys as Christmas gifts to underprivileged children in the Dubuque area as a message of hope to the youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens. ContactBryce ParksPhone...

Religious

  • cda_logoCatholic Daughters of America

    Under the patronage of the Blessed Mother, the Catholic Daughters of the Americas are united by their faith in Jesus Christ, in their devotion to the church and the Holy See.

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

Senior Citizens

  • Tax-Aide-LogoAARP Foundation Dubuque Tax-Aide

    AARP Foundation Tax-Aide helps low- to moderate-income taxpayers in the community with much-needed tax preparation assistance that's free, individualized, and has no strings attached.

  • Square-LogoCatholic Charities of the Archdioceses of Dubuque

    Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque was founded in 1931 as a non-profit, social service organization in the Archdiocese of Dubuque. The organization serves 30 counties in Northeast Iowa and is part of a national social services network through Catholic Charities USA working to reduce poverty, strengthen families and empower communities. We offer a wide variety of programs that strive to provide help and create hope for the individuals in our society who are in the greatest need. We welcome people of all faiths and backgrounds.

  • Square-Logo-1Catholic Charities of the Archdioceses of Dubuque

    Catholic Charities is a social service organization in the Archdiocese of Dubuque that Shares Jesus Love, by responding to persons in need and working to achieve justice in our society.

  • DBQBC_LogoDubuque Bike Coop

    Our mission is to build community by utilizing bicycles to promote healthy living and wellness along with environmental sustainability. We are committed to providing bicycles and educational opportunities for safety, repair, and riding.

  • LogoRdDuRide

    We are a non profit that provides door to door rides for seniors by coordinating volunteer drivers, who use their own cars, to get folks where they want to go in Asbury, Dubuque and East Dubuque. Since 2008, DuRide has provided over 42,000 rides!

  • 409074_524283897601713_705393719_nEnnoble Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

    Ennoble Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is committed to providing you with quality, holistic care

  • FCRB_logo1Foster Care Review Board

    The Iowa Foster Care Review Board Program (FCRB) recruits, trains and supports community volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa children placed in foster care.

  • Green Iowa AmeriCorpsGreen Iowa AmeriCorps

    Helping make Iowans more energy efficient through low-impact home weatherization, energy education, and community outreach.

  • NEI3A-Logo1Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging

    NEI3A's mission is to create and provide services for older individuals, caregivers and persons with disabilities to empower them to maintain their independence.

  • LogoOffice of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman

    The mission of the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman is to protect the health, safety, welfare and rights of individuals residing in long-term care by investigating complaints, seeking resolutions to problems and providing advocacy with the goal of enhancing quality of life and care.

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • RSVPRSVP

    The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is a member of the Senior Corps network of programs that use the experience, skills, and talents of adults 55 and older to meet the needs of our community.

  • shalom-logo-transparent-backgroundShalom Spirituality Center

    Founded in the Franciscan tradition, Shalom Spirituality Center is a sacred space in a peaceful environment, calling people to God and to fullness of life.

  • Screen-Shot-2017-01-26-at-5.47.58-PMSHOVEL UP DUBUQUE

    Connecting volunteers with people in need

  • Wheat-and-Cross-LogoSt. Stephen's Food Bank

    St. Stephen's Food Bank will strive with a committed Christian love to provide quality service to alleviate hunger.

  • Stonehill_Franciscan_Services_CMYKStonehill Franciscan Services

    “We, the Stonehill Franciscan Services community, in the spirit of St Francis of Assisi, offer a continuum of quality lifetime care services in a dignified atmosphere.”

  • MopShopColorfullThe Mop Shop

    To procure and distribute cleaning supplies to low income/needy individuals and families residing in Jo Daviess County, IL. Further, to provide supplementary educational materials.

Service Groups

  • dbqjaxHabitat for Humanity of Jackson and Dubuque

    Dubuque/Jackson County HFH Mission Statement: To eliminate poverty housing in the Dubuque and Jackson Counties in Iowa.

  • 1484336_560324807391892_188295168_nKnights of Columbus Dubuque

    Knights of Columbus Dubuque Council 510 is an order of Catholic men serving others. Established 1900 as the first council in Iowa.

  • 11836876_484713931698754_4108630599014136874_nMy G.E.A.R. Outreach

    To Distribute Welcome Boxes and First Over Night Bags To All Children, Ages 0-18, In Clinton County Entering Foster Care For The First Time.

  • plattevillejayceeslogoPlatteville Jaycees

    To contribute to the advancement of the global community by providing the opportunity for young people to develop the leadership skills, social responsibility, entrepreneurship and fellowship necessary to create positive world change.

Veterans

  • freedomrockFreedom Rock

    The Freedom Rock is an approximately 60 ton boulder located in SW Iowa. It is painted each year with a different Thank You to our Veterans to honor their service to our country.

Women/Children

  • Birthright_of_Dubuque_Logo_no_linesBirthright of Dubuque

    Birthright is here to be the friend that a pregnant woman needs as she navigates an unplanned pregnancy.

  • CVFF-image2-1.5.2015Cedar Valley Friends of the Family

    Through prevention education and community engagement we seek a future free of violence and homelessness.

  • CompassToCare-620x235 for ResourcesUniteCompass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation

    Compass to Care ensures children, whose parents have a financial need, can access life-saving cancer treatment. We carry out this mission by paying for all travel arrangements to get these children from their homes to the hospital for cancer treatment.

  • casa_h_redblue_R_alt_rgb1Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

    The Iowa Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program commissions trained and qualified community advocates to serve as an effective voice in court for abused and neglected children, strengthening efforts to ensure that each child is living in a safe, permanent and nurturing home.

  • crescent-chcCrescent Community Health Center

    We exist to improve and maintain the health and well-being of our communities by providing affordable, client-friendly and comprehensive, high-quality healthcare services in collaboration with other community organizations and resources.

  • 1434232281Dream Center

    The Dubuque Dream Center is an Outreach Community Center that provides group activities and educational programming for youth and teens.

  • DBQBC_LogoDubuque Bike Coop

    Our mission is to build community by utilizing bicycles to promote healthy living and wellness along with environmental sustainability. We are committed to providing bicycles and educational opportunities for safety, repair, and riding.

  • 1897799_10152112704339952_7926323850415376100_nDubuque Multicultural Center

    The Multicultural Family Center Empowers all families and community members of Dubuque to reach their potential and build unity out of diversity.

  • nepalDubuque Rebuilds Nepal

    To rebuild communities in the rural Nepal that have been permanently destroyed by a 7.9 magnitude earthquake and a series of aftershocks for the next 72 hours.

  • familyconnectionslogoFamily Connections of Southwest Wisconsin

    Family Connections is a trusted resource that helps to prepare, educate, and support families, childcare providers, and the public.

  • FCRB_logo1Foster Care Review Board

    The Iowa Foster Care Review Board Program (FCRB) recruits, trains and supports community volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa children placed in foster care.

  • FGP-ImageFoster Grandparent Program

    Project Concerns Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) enables children with special needs to achieve improved physical, mental, emotional, and social development while providing Senior Citizens an enriching and rewarding volunteer experience.

  • Four Mounds

    Four Mounds mission is to preserve the natural, architectural and historical resources of the Four Mounds estate. We also look to educate with hands-on opportunities for youth and our community.

  • Girl-Scout-logo-high-resGirl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois

    Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.

  • logo_badgerlandGirl Scouts of Wisconsin- Badgerland Council

    Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

  • Green Iowa AmeriCorpsGreen Iowa AmeriCorps

    Helping make Iowans more energy efficient through low-impact home weatherization, energy education, and community outreach.

  • Helping-Services-BlueHelping Services for Northeast Iowa

    Help us empower kids, teens, and adults to stop the future misuse and illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.

  • 1233353_10151907778641282_2107478067_nHillcrest Family Services

    Hillcrest Family Services is a faith-connected, nonprofit provider of health and education services for children, families and adults in need.

  • Loras College Duhawk Dance Marathon

    Loras College Dance Marathon is a year-long fundraiser run by students that provides support to children from Dubuque and the surrounding areas who have been treated at the University of Iowa Children's Hospital.

  • PrintMarch of Dimes

    The March of Dimes is dedicated to improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.

  • 1908181_1565284177066578_5711021431470402545_nMary's Inn Maternity Home

    Mary's Inn is a maternity home dedicated to the physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being of single pregnant mothers and their developing babies.

  • mentor-dubuqueMentor Dubuque

    Mentor Dubuque seeks to improve the lives of youth by providing friendship, support and role modeling through volunteer mentors.

  • mentor_dubuqueMentor Dubuque

    Mentor Dubuque creates and supports one to one mentoring relationships between youth facing challenges and caring adults to positively impact lives.

  • 11836876_484713931698754_4108630599014136874_nMy G.E.A.R. Outreach

    To Distribute Welcome Boxes and First Over Night Bags To All Children, Ages 0-18, In Clinton County Entering Foster Care For The First Time.

  • OpeningDoorsOpening Doors

    Opening Doors offers hospitality and opportunity to women, alone or with children, who need emergency or transitional housing and related support services.

  • 10527519_668297503238275_1818564811654680552_n-1Presentation Lantern Center

    Presentation Lantern’s mission is to offer hospitality, educational opportunities and advocacy to adult immigrants, especially women, who are striving to better their lives. Opening

  • logoProject Concern

    Project Concern's vision is that all families experiencing hardships will have their basic needs met and remain in their homes and that all homeless individuals and families will become self-sufficient.

  • YMCAReachandRiseReach & Rise Mentor Program of the Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA

    Reach & Rise is a national YMCA program designed to build a better future for youth by helping them reach their full potential through the support of caring adults.

  • 9c90e7_748da78b529f482990dcc345ffc3cdccRiverview Center

    Provide free services to survivors of sexual assault in the NE region of Iowa as well as sexual assault and domestic violence survivors in Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties in Illinois.

  • shalom-logo-transparent-backgroundShalom Spirituality Center

    Founded in the Franciscan tradition, Shalom Spirituality Center is a sacred space in a peaceful environment, calling people to God and to fullness of life.

  • SpecialSpaces_Final-e1431640121301Special Places

    Special Spaces creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening medical conditions.

  • StMark_Logo_Tag_FNL-01-2St. Mark Youth Enrichment

    To support the education and social needs of school-aged youth and their families.

  • Wheat-and-Cross-LogoSt. Stephen's Food Bank

    St. Stephen's Food Bank will strive with a committed Christian love to provide quality service to alleviate hunger.

  • NewlogoStudent Mentoring Dubuque Community Schools

    Student mentoring in the Dubuque Community School District is defined as a one-to-one relationship between a youth and an adult that occurs over a prolonged period of time.

  • MopShopColorfullThe Mop Shop

    To procure and distribute cleaning supplies to low income/needy individuals and families residing in Jo Daviess County, IL. Further, to provide supplementary educational materials.

  • tft-ZxAsQw-logoToys for Tots

    The mission of the Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and give those toys as Christmas gifts to underprivileged children in the Dubuque area as a message of hope to the youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens. ContactBryce ParksPhone...

  • twobytwologo2Two by Two Education

    Two by Two is committed to developing responsible citizens of strong character who care for, respect, and appreciate people, animals, and the environment.

  • 12189885_10153433297817795_7589450023381374226_nWaypoint

    Today, Waypoint offers a variety of proactive services and resources for those experiencing homelessness, poverty, or domestic violence.