Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque









Opening Doors (Maria House and Teresa Shelter) are supported by two endowment funds at the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque. These funds are invested and pays out 5% annually to provide ongoing support for our work for years to come.

To support our endowments, you can make gifts online through the Community Foundation website to the Maria House/Teresa Shelter Endowment or the Peggy Crahan Endowment (which provides summer programs to children at Maria House and Teresa Shelter) on our behalf. You may also send a check to the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, 700 Locust St, Suite 195, Dubuque, IA 52001. (Please make checks payable to CFGD/Maria House Teresa Shelter OR CFGD/Peggy Crahan Endowment).

Gifts of $50 or more to our endowment funds are eligible for the Endow Iowa 25% State Tax Credit.

The Community Foundation assists with investment management and administrative details. Click here to learn more about the Community Foundation.