Strong Communities Award

We are excited to announce the 2020 Strong Communities Award results!

2020 Award Winners

Every year the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines highlights the leadership and work of our member financial institutions and their community partners by awarding the Strong Communities Award.

The award recognizes collaboration and leadership in communities by measuring the results of these projects and their impact on creating stronger communities.

What does the award measure?

The Strong Communities Award is not a grant program. Projects must be able demonstrate the impact, results and collaboration of a community small business or economic development effort

Impact

Impact

The project identified economic development needs of the community and provided a solution.

Results

Results

The project demonstrated specific economic development benefits to your community.

Collaboration

Collaboration

The project included financial or human contributions from an FHLB Des Moines member financial institution.