Why Give to a Community Foundation?

The Waukee Betterment Foundation is run by and for Waukee Citizens to improve our community. Your money stays local, and we will work with you to make your goals for charitable giving reality. The Waukee Betterment Foundation will help you set up a fund which supports your passions. Or, you may choose to give to the general fund, which supports various community projects in the following areas:

  • Community Gathering Places
  • Healthy Living
  • Public Art
  • Parks & Recreation
  • All-Inclusive Recreational Areas
  • Trails
  • Social Services

Contact the Foundation to find out more about your options, or give now by clicking one of the links below.

The Waukee Betterment Foundation accepts gifts of cash, check, credit card, and stock gifts, as well as several others. Please contact us regarding any type of in-kind donation you would like to make.

Credit Card Donations*

Waukee Betterment Foundation Fund

Donate to the General Foundation Fund. Donations to this fund are not eligible for Endow Iowa tax credits.


Waukee Betterment Foundation Endow Iowa Fund

Endow Iowa credits allow taxpayers to receive a 25% Iowa tax credit in addition to normal federal charitable income tax deductions for certain charitable gifts.

More about Endow Iowa

*Funds are handled by the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines. When you click on a link, you will be redirected.

Leave A Legacy

Make a lasting mark on your community. Consider including the Waukee Betterment Foundation in your will.

Contact the Foundation for information.

The Gift of Community

Contributions to the Waukee Betterment Foundation go directly to improving the community.


Next Steps

Have additional questions about your giving options? Send us an email!