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Community Partnership
For Protecting Children

“Promoting positive home and community environments to encourage safe, healthy, and successful children and families.”

Thank you for your interest in the Johnson County Community Partnership, a state-wide initiative of the Department of Human Services. Both the State of Iowa and Johnson County provide critical financial support to implement our four core strategies to engage the community in the protection of children.

Small Bullet 4Our Four strategies are

1. Neighborhood Networking
2. Family Team Meetings
3. Shared Decision Making Team
4. Policy and Practice Change

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The Johnson County Community Partnership is pleased to make funds available to provide Mini Grants to organizations and/or events that support our mission.

Click HERE to download the Mini Grant application. This form will be reviewed by the Shared Decision Making Team within 30 days of your submission and you will be contacted via phone or letter by LaTasha DeLoach, Community Projects Specialist.

If awarded a Mini Grant, you will be asked to submit a short (one page) summary of funding impact, including (but not limited to) the number of youth and families involved in your project.

The following efforts have been supported by Community Partnership Mini Grants in the past:
• Weber Elementary Family Photo Book Night
• North Liberty Community Pantry “Coats and Outerwear Distribution”
• Supplies for Achieving Maximum Potential service project at Ronald McDonald House.
• AmeriCorps MLK Day “Strive toward Progress” event
• Positive Behavior Intervention trainings for center and home-based child care programs.
• Twain Elementary Family Night events
• Prelude Behavioral Services Transitional Housing distribution of summer pool passes
• Neighborhood Centers of Johnson County community building events.

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If you have any questions about the application process for this Mini Grant, please do not hesitate to contact LaTasha DeLoach at: (319) 356-6090

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More information on the Community Partnership is available by clicking here.

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