Tanager Place achieves Service Enterprise certification

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We are excited to announce Tanager Place has been certified by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, as a Service Enterprise. Achieving this certification is a substantial accomplishment for any organization. In fact, organizations that certify join the top 11 percent of nonprofits nationwide in…
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Diaper bank volunteers are needed

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Tanager Place is partnering with YPN, Eastern Iowa Health Center and HACAP to better serve the needs of families in our community through the Eastern Iowa Diaper Bank. Eastern Iowa Diaper Bank (EIDB) is a member of the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN). The network leads a national movement to safeguard…
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The future is love …

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Our friends at RAYGUN partnered with students from the Roosevelt Creative Corridor Business Academy to create a t-shirt with an incredible message. What’s more, during the month of June, sales from the shirts will benefit Tanager Place. Many sizes are available at local shops in NewBo and Iowa City, and…
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Gala 2019 Results

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The 10th Annual Tanager Place Gala raised more than $102,000 with proceeds to benefit the Expressive Arts Program. Thanks to our sponsors who helped make this event possible: Platinum Matt and Red Rissi Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust Gold Shey Systems Silver Bankers Trust Iowa Realty Rohde Family Charitable Foundation…
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Legislative Action: Kids & Mental Health

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Week two of the legislative session saw many subcommittee meetings and beginning discussions about the budget. We’ve been meeting with legislative leaders, briefing them on our issues, and answering questions and concerns. What are some of the top issues? Kids and Mental Health The governor talked about the need to…
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February Forums

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February Forums have been planned that will provide meaningful discussions especially as it affects communities of color. I am proud to say that we will have Mr. Adam Foss from Boston join us February 15th at 10:00 am at Sinclair Auditorium at Coe College for a presentation and community roundtable.…
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Help us sponsor 100 families this year!

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During the holiday season, the sense of community and generosity is a special gift to share. We invite you to consider sponsoring a family this season through Tanager Place. Your gifts will share a sense of joy that magnifies the season. Tanager Place has identified 100 deserving families, however we…
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