2018 Charitable Contribution

Way Point


About Way Point

“Since 1894, Waypoint has devotedly worked to improve the lives of those in need. Beginning with its birth as the Cedar Rapids chapter of the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA), Waypoint has specialized in empowering area women to improve their lives.

Throughout its evolution, Waypoint has remained dedicated to moving people forward through proactive services and resources including our Homeless & Housing ServicesDomestic Violence Victim Services, and high quality, affordable child care. ”


Bags of Hope

“Put together a “Bag of Hope” filled with necessities for individuals who are homeless, nearly homeless, or living in poverty. Bags could include the following items: snack foods (i.e. granola bars, fruit snacks, nut mixes, trail mix, etc.), bottled water, socks, deodorant, travel toothbrush and toothpaste, wash cloths, etc. Items should be put together in a bag (paper sack, reusable bag, gallon/quart ziplock bag).”