The Cedar Rapids Kernels welcome the opportunity to give back to the Eastern Iowa community by fulfilling donation requests from organizations and groups for fundraising events. The Kernels donate tickets, fan experiences, merchandise and memorabilia to charitable organizations and community fundraising events. Below are guidelines for submitting a donation request. All requests must be submitted by letter or email on your organization's letterhead if possible. Please allow at least 4 weeks for the Kernels to process your request.
In your request please include the following information:
- Name of Requesting Organization
- Name of Event & Description
- Event Details (date, time, location, etc.)
- Contact Information (name, address, phone, email)
- Note if you are a nonprofit organization and include you tax exempt identification number.
- Please also include a flyer or poster, if available.
Cedar Rapids Kernels
950 Rockford Rd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Once your request has been processed, you will be notified by phone or email. If granted, you will be asked to pick up the donation at Veterans Memorial Stadium between the hours of 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Arrangements can be made to mail the donation to the organization's address for a fee, or you can provide a self-addressed, stamped envelope. Please understand that the Kernels will make every effort to honor a request from the Eastern Iowa area. However, due to the large number of requests we receive, it may not be possible. Please limit your requests to one per year.
If you have any questions you may call Allison Payne at (319) 363-3887 or email [email protected].
Thank you for giving the Cedar Rapids Kernels the opportunity to give back to our community!