Hoover Presidential Foundation

Promoting and Supporting the Life
and Legacy of Our 31st President

Timeless Values | Modern Experience

This renovation project includes a 25% Iowa State Tax Credit for gifts made by Iowa taxpayers. Learn more by calling the foundation at 319-643-5327 or use the link below to explore this exciting project!

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Two Informative Events, One Exciting Weekend!

An Evening with Richard Norton Smith
Saturday, Oct. 23, Brown Deer Golf Club
Enjoy a delicious dinner with nationally acclaimed presidential historian and biographer Richard Norton Smith.

Hoover Forum: Presidents Learning about Presidents
Sunday, Oct. 24, Hyatt Regency Ballroom, Coralville
Richard Norton Smith, former library director Tim Walch, and retired archivist Dwight Miller share stories of presidential visits to the Hoover Library. Moderated by library director Tom Schwartz.


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View Available Grant & Scholarship Opportunities

The Hoover Presidential Foundation is proud to offer grants to aid schools and scholars with transportation costs to come to the Hoover campus. We also provide over $50,000 annually in scholarships to Iowa high school juniors and award excellence in public service in the state legislature.

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Join Us During One of Our Upcoming Events

Visit the Hoover campus to enjoy a current exhibit, a game of Hoover Ball, or explore the 180 acre park. Perhaps you’ll join us at the Celebration Banquet or on a member trip to other presidential libraries? There are plenty of exciting upcoming events happening at the Hoover campus.

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Invite Hoover to Speak at Your Next Meeting

The Hoover Presidential Foundation offers a free speaker’s bureau for meetings within 1 hour of West Branch, or anywhere via a virtual platform. Visit our Speaker’s Bureau page for program topics and contact information.

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Volunteer & Play an Important Role in the Foundation

Whether they help every week, a few hours here and there, or just at a single event, volunteers are an important part of the Foundation.

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