Community Grant Program

Since 1999, GRM Networks has awarded 184 grants to deserving community organizations in its serving territory. To apply for a GRM Community Improvement Grant, download an application below or stop by any GRM Networksl business office and pick up an application. Questions should be directed to Amy Clapham, Marketing Supervisor, at 1-888-748-2110.

The deadlines for Community Improvement Grant Applications for 2013 are:

1st Quarter: March 31, 2013
2nd Quarter: June 30, 2013
3rd Quarter: September 30, 2013
4th Quarter: December 31, 2013

Download a Community Improvement Grant Application:
Click here to download the application in Microsoft Word
Click here to download the application in PDF format


2013 Grant Recipients


Mercer County Food Panty received $500 to purchase a new freezer. Pictured left to right Treasurer Danny Shew, Vice-President Debbie Lankford, President David Bomgardner, GRM Customer Service Representative Donna Lutzen, GRM Combination Tech Gregg Widner, and GRM Combination Tech Kris Seymour.

Curry-Richardson-Sparks-Waldeier 3528 Legion Hall received $500 to purchase new tables. Pictured left to right front row, Parnell Mayor Virginia Burns, GRM Combination Tech Randy Dougan, Mr. Auffert, Am. Leg. Aux. Sec./Treas. Cathrine Auffert, Am. Leg. Aux. Jr. Member Dalanie Auffert, Am. Leg. Aux President Patricia Auffert BACK ROW:Scout Master Jim Price, Damian Auffert, Dan Schmitz, and Am. Leg. Post 528 Commander Philip Auffert.



The city of Davis City, IA received $250 to use towards an electrical upgrade project at the city park. Pictured from left to right are GRM Customer Service Rep. Jan Hullinger, Davis City Council Member Sheila Witt and GRM Customer Service Rep. Melanie Shields.