Celebrating 100 Years of Jane Boyd

For 100 years, Jane Boyd has provided mission-driven services focused on ensuring the success of children and families. Guided by founder Jane Boyd's core mission of serving the academic, emotional, and social well-being of youth and families in our diverse community, the Jane Boyd Community House continues to provide essential services focused on developing successful and productive adults.

As we celebrate 100 years of Jane Boyd this year, we invite you to learn more about our history of service in the Cedar Rapids community and how you can support the work we are doing today to carry out Jane Boyd's vision.

Help us raise $100,000 for our 100th anniversary!

Help us reach our goal of raising $100,000 for our 100th anniversary!

Click here to make a gift to Jane Boyd today: http://ow.ly/Dep350GfzAx

Jane Boyd – An inspirational woman with a mission of compassion and service that can still be felt today

As we celebrate #100YearsofJaneBoyd this year, learn more about founder Jane Boyd and her legacy of service by reading Megan Isenberg's guest column here:


Megan serves as the current Director of Jane Boyd.

Honoring Suzy Beshears

"Suzy embodied the Jane Boyd spirit and mission through her years of service."

Read more about Suzy Beshears and the impact she had at Jane Boyd during her 30 years of service here:


Jane Boyd launches $100,000 campaign for its 100th Anniversary

Jane Boyd is celebrating 100 years of service in the Cedar Rapids community this year. To celebrate this momentous anniversary, we've kicked off a $100,000 campaign.

Alliant Energy, a long-standing partner and supporter of Jane Boyd, signed on as the campaign leader, with a $25,000 donation.

Read more: https://janeboyd.org/about-us/news/jane-boyd-launc...

Mark & Alexia: A Jane Boyd Love Story

Jane Boyd will always hold a special place in Mark Taylor’s heart. It is where he spent a lot of time in his youth and teenage years, was a place of employment for him for three years, and most significantly was where he met his wife, Alexia.

Read more about Mark and Alexia's love story here:


100 Years of Jane Boyd: Faith Robinson

Hear from Empower Admin & Marketing Specialist Faith Robinson about how Jane Boyd has impacted her and her family over the years.

Faith attended Jane Boyd as a child and later in life sent her own children to Jane Boyd.

100 Years of Jane Boyd: Dorice Ramsey

Hear from former Executive Director of Jane Boyd Community House Dorice Ramsey about her time as Executive Director and what it means to her for Jane Boyd to be celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.

100 Years of Jane Boyd: Achievement Academy

As we celebrate 100 years of service this year, hear from some of our Achievement Academy parents about what Jane Boyd means to them.

You Can Help

Our mission is to enhance the academic, emotional and social wellbeing of children and families in our diverse community with programs focused on developing successful and productive adults.

You can make a difference by partnering with Jane Boyd. Contact us to find out how.

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