24/7 BLAC is honored to work with many organizations and individuals dedicated to advancing equity in our community.  Please check out our list of partners and supporters.

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a private,  nonpartisan foundation that works together with communities in education and entrepreneurship to increase opportunities that allow all people to learn, to take risks, and to own their success. The Kauffman Foundation is based in Kansas City, Missouri, and uses its $2 billion in assets to collaboratively help people be self-sufficient, productive citizens. For more information, visit and connect with us at and


Hy-Vee is synonymous with quality, variety, convenience, healthy lifestyles, culinary expertise and superior customer service. Its slogan, "A Helpful Smile in Every Aisle," expresses the foundation of the company's operating philosophy. For more information please visit

Iowa Economic Development Authority

The Iowa Economic Development Authority's (IEDA) mission is to strengthen economic and community vitality by building partnerships and leveraging resources to make Iowa the choice for people and business. Through two main divisions – business development and community development – IEDA administers several state and federal programs to meet its goals of assisting individuals, communities and businesses. IEDA works to achieve its mission and goals to benefit Iowans while maintaining a high level of transparency. For more information please visit

Otto Schoitz Foundation

The mission of the Otto Schoitz Foundation is to improve the health and wellbeing of the community and its individual members by funding grants.

For more information please visit

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Black Hawk County Gaming Association

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Revenue for the Black Hawk County Gaming Association comes from the contracted fees received from the Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo. Black Hawk County Gaming Association is the non-profit corporation responsible for distributing those funds. Black Hawk County Gaming serves the Cedar Valley and beyond! To learn more please visit

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CUNA Mutual Group

Veridian Credit Union

Cathy Young

Waterloo Schools

Red Cedar

Wells Fargo

University of Northern Iowa Business and Community Services

Grow Cedar Valley

Iowa C.O.R.E.


Community Educational Outreach Inc.

Future Ready Iowa

Great Western Bank