Ottumwa IA, August 24th, 2022 – The Legacy Foundation is pleased to announce awards totaling $146,718 to Cycle 33 Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund (BICEF) grant recipients. Since the first grant cycle in 2011, the Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund has awarded $4,759,696 to nonprofit organizations that serve Wapello County. 

The most recent Wapello County nonprofit organizations to receive BICEF grants are: 

The Bright Ideas Community Enrichment Fund has three grant cycles each calendar year and awards up to $450,000 a year. The next online application cycle opens on September 15, 2022.