Pillars Grant Program

The Clarke County Development Corporation, CCDC, is the sponsoring Iowa not-for-profit corporation, and holds the license for Lakeside Casino Resort at West Lake in Osceola. In accordance with its operating agreement with Lakeside Hotel-Casino, CCDC receives funding to allocate on a monthly basis to the CCDC Pillar grant award program.

clarke county development corporation pillars grantCCDC is proud to be a part of the South Central Iowa area and thanks all its many individual, governmental, business and industry partners for their continual support. Lakeside Hotel- Casino is a product of the hard work and faith of the citizens of Clarke County.

Clarke County Development Corporation’s funding policy provides that: five percent of the funds available for distribution are placed in a reserve fund established by the CCDC; 25% is allocated to the operations of CCDC; the remaining balance of funds are dedicated to charitable giving and distributed to qualifying 501(c)(3) or tax-exempt equivalent organizations serving the needs of the people in the Clarke County.CCDC pillars grant application

Click the image to the right or the link to download and print a PDF of the Pillars Grant Program Guidelines and Application.

A WORD OF CAUTION! Funds available for the Pillars Granting Program vary each year. Applying for a grant does not guarantee the requested project or program will be funded. Please recognize that your request may be funded fully, partially, or not at all.

Contact Elizabeth Simpson for a current Pillars Application at esimpson@clarkecountyiowa.com or call (641) 342-2944